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Redrawing the boundaries : the transformation of English and American literary studies

Author: Stephen Greenblatt; Giles B Gunn
Publisher: New York : Modern Language Association of America, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this collection of essays, twenty-four leading scholars examine the major developments that have expanded the horizons of English and American literary studies during recent decades.Redrawing the Boundaries reviews the significant scholarship for major historical periods and surveys new directions in literary criticism and in composition studies. Each essay is accompanied by an annotated list of suggestions for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Redrawing the boundaries.
New York : Modern Language Association of America, 1992
(OCoLC)624377309
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Greenblatt; Giles B Gunn
ISBN: 0873523954 9780873523950 0873523962 9780873523967
OCLC Number: 26218167
Description: vii, 595 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction / Stephen Greenblatt and Giles Gunn --
Medieval studies / Anne Middleton --
Renaissance/early modern studies / Leah S. Marcus --
Seventeenth-century studies / William Kerrigan --
Eighteenth-century studies / John Bender --
Romantic studies / Frances Ferguson --
Victorian studies / George Levine --
Modernist studies / Marjorie Perloff --
Postmodernist studies / John Carlos Rowe --
American literary studies to the Civil War / Cecelia Tichi --
American literary and cultural studies since the Civil War / Philip Fisher --
Feminist criticism / Catharine R. Stimpson --
Gender criticism / Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick --
African American criticism / Henry Louis Gates, Jr. --
Marxist criticism / Walter Cohen --
Psychoanalytic criticism / Meredith Skura --
Deconstruction / Deborah Esch --
New historicisms / Louis Montrose --
Cultural criticism / Gerald Graff and Bruce Robbins --
Postcolonial criticism / Homi K. Bhabha --
Composition studies / Richard Marius --
Composition and literary studies / Donald McQuade.
Responsibility: edited by Stephen Greenblatt and Giles Gunn.

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"This admirable compilation... invites the reader to spy upon, with full impunity, all that has been going on in literary studies in recent years." - American Studies International  Read more...

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