Reading for Form (A Robert B. Heilman Book) (Robert B Heilman Books) (Paperback) by Wolfson Susan J. Brown Marshall
|Brand||University Of Washington Press|
|Author||Susan J. Wolfson Marshall Brown|
|Number of Pages||304 pages|
|Publisher / Label||University of Washington Press|
|Size||15.90 cm x 2.20 cm x 2.20 cm|
Reflecting varieties of theory and practice in both verse and prose from the Middle Ages to the twenty-first century these essays by many of America's leading literary scholars call for a reinvigorated formalism that can enrich literary studies open productive routes of commerce with cultural studies and propel cultural theory out of its thematic ruts. This book reprints Modern Language Quarterly's highly acclaimed special issue Reading for Form along with new essays by Marjorie Perloff D. Vance Smith and Susan Stewart and a revised introduction by Susan Wolfson. With historical case studies and insightful explorations Reading for Form offers invaluable material for literary critics in all specializations.