Introducing Literary Criticism (Paperback)

By Owen Holland, Piero (Illustrator)

Icon Books, 9781848319042, 176pp.

Publication Date: April 5, 2016

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Description

From Plato to Virginia Woolf, Structuralism to Practical Criticism, Introducing Literary Criticism charts the history and development of literary criticism into a rich and complex discipline. Tackling disputes over the value and meaning of literature, and exploring theoretical and practical approaches, this unique illustrated guide will help readers of all levels to get more out of their reading.


About the Author

Owen Holland is a doctoral student at St Catharine's college, Cambridge, where he teaches the history of literary criticism.