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The Salt companion to Harold Bloom

Author: Graham Allen; Roy Sellars
Publisher: Cambridge : Salt, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

A collection that includes essays on "The Book of J", "The Western Canon", and a host of perspectives on Harold Bloom's influence on poetry, the novel, canon-formation, institutional politics and  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Harold Bloom; Harold Bloom; Harold Bloom; Harold Bloom
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Graham Allen; Roy Sellars
ISBN: 9781876857202 187685720X
OCLC Number: 123410702
Description: xxviii, 505 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Cover art: original work by Gregory Botts Key to Abbreviations Preface: Graham Allen and Roy Sellars, "Harold Bloom and Critical Responsibility" 1 Graham Allen, "Passage" Norman Finkelstein, "Aliyah" John Hollander, "A Merrie Melody for Harold" Geoffrey Hartman, "The Song of Solomon's Daughter in the Paradise of Poets, Exulting that She Exists" Peter Abbs, "Voyaging Out" Paolo Valesio, Three Poems Kevin Hart, "The Trader's Wife" John Kinsella, "Field Notes from Mount Bakewell" Nicholas Royle, "The Slide" 2 Roger Gilbert, "Acts of Reading, Acts of Loving: Harold Bloom and the Art of Appreciation" Graham Allen, "The Anxiety of Choice, the Western Canon and the Future of Literature" R. Clifton Spargo, "Toward an Ethics of Literary Revisionism" Heidi Sylvester, "Sublime Theorist: Harold Bloom's Catastrophic Theory of Literature" Barnard Turner, "Bloom and the School of Resentment: An Interrogation of the 'Preface and Prelude' to The Western Canon" Christopher Rollason, "On the Stone Raft: Harold Bloom in Catalonia and Portugal" T. J. Cribb, "Anxieties of Influence in the Theatre of Memory: Harold Bloom, Marlowe and Henry V" Gregory Machacek, "Conceptions of Origins and Their Consequences: Bloom and Milton" Milton L. Welch, "The Poet as Poet: Misreading Harold Bloom's Theory of Influence" John W. P. Phillips, "To Execute a Clinamen" Martin McQuillan, "Is Deconstruction Really a Jewish Science? Bloom, Freud and Derrida" Roy Sellars, "Harold Bloom, (Comic) Critic" Anders H. Klitgaard, "Bloom, Kierkegaard, and the Problem of Misreading" Nicholas Birns, "Placing the Jar Properly: The Religious and the Secular in the Criticism of Harold Bloom" Gwee Li Sui, "I, J, K" Leslie Brisman, "Bloom upon Her Mountain: Unclouding the Heights of Modern Biblical Criticism" Moshe Idel, "Enoch and Elijah: Some Remarks on Apotheosis, Theophany and Jewish Mysticism" Sinead Murphy, "'From Blank to Blank:' Harold Bloom and Woman Writers" Stephen Da Silva, "A Queer Touch and the Bloomian Model of Authorial Influence" Peter Morris, "Harold Bloom, Parody, and the 'Other Tradition'" Maria Rosa Menocal, "How I Learned to Write Without Footnotes" Afterword: Harold Bloom Notes on Contributors Index: Milton L. Welch
Other Titles: Harold Bloom
Responsibility: edited by Graham Allen, Roy Sellars.
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