text.skipToContent text.skipToNavigation
background-image

Uses of Literature von Felski, Rita (eBook)

  • Erscheinungsdatum: 23.09.2011
  • Verlag: Wiley-Blackwell
eBook (ePUB)
27,99 €
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.
Sofort per Download lieferbar

Online verfügbar

Uses of Literature

Uses of Literature bridges the gap between literary theory and common-sense beliefs about why we read literature.
Explores the diverse motives and mysteries of why we read
Offers four different ways of thinking about why we read literature - for recognition, enchantment, knowledge, and shock
Argues for a new "phenomenology" in literary studies that incorporates the historical and social dimensions of reading
Includes examples of literature from a wide range of national literary traditions
Rita Felski is the William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of English and Chair of Comparative Literature at the University of Virginia, and an Associate Editor of New Literary History. She is the author of Beyond Feminist Aesthetics , The Gender of Modernity , Doing Time: Feminist Theory and Postmodern Culture , and Literature After Feminism . She is also editor of Rethinking Tragedy .

Produktinformationen

    Format: ePUB
    Kopierschutz: AdobeDRM
    Seitenzahl: 160
    Erscheinungsdatum: 23.09.2011
    Sprache: Englisch
    ISBN: 9781444359633
    Verlag: Wiley-Blackwell
    Größe: 368kBytes
Weiterlesen weniger lesen

Kundenbewertungen