Falling into Theory: Conflicting Views on Reading Literature

Falling into Theory: Conflicting Views on Reading Literature

by David H. Richter, Richter
     
 

Falling into Theory is a brief and inexpensive collection of essays that asks literature students to think about the fundamental questions of literary studies today.

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Falling into Theory is a brief and inexpensive collection of essays that asks literature students to think about the fundamental questions of literary studies today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312081225
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
01/28/1994
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
297
Product dimensions:
5.94(w) x 9.16(h) x 0.61(d)

Meet the Author

DAVID H. RICHTER (Ph.D., University of Chicago) is professor and director of graduate studies in the English Department at Queens College and professor of English at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. Richter publishes in the fields of narrative theory and eighteenth-century literature. Recent titles include The Progress of Romance: Literary Historiography and the Gothic Novel (1996), Ideology and Form in Eighteenth-Century Literature (1999), and The Critical Tradition (Bedford/St. Martin's, 1998), and he is currently at work on two criticial books: a cultural history of true crime fiction and an analysis of difficulty in biblical narrative.

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