Real Voices: On Reading

Real Voices: On Reading

by Philip Davis
     
 

Poets, novelists and critics committed to genuinely creative thinking join together in this collection of essays to explore what serious reading really means to them. Although to varying degrees opposed to current trends in literary theory, the contributors are more concerned to show what, as distinct individual voices, they stand for rather than merely against. They… See more details below

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Poets, novelists and critics committed to genuinely creative thinking join together in this collection of essays to explore what serious reading really means to them. Although to varying degrees opposed to current trends in literary theory, the contributors are more concerned to show what, as distinct individual voices, they stand for rather than merely against. They each provide a personal vision of what reading and writing can offer to the reality of a human life, in terms of independent thinking and dynamic feeling.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312164751
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
06/28/1997
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
5.63(w) x 8.71(h) x 0.99(d)

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