Beyond the Blurb: On Critics and Criticism

January 1, 2017|
Beyond the Blurb: On Critics and Criticism by Daniel K. Green
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Beyond the Blurb is a selection of essays that identifies the most important principles of literary criticism and considers the relevance of those principles in the work of specific literary critics, including James Wood, Harold Bloom, and Susan Sontag. Intended for academic and general readers alike, this insightful collection of essays takes a contrarian attitude toward current orthodoxies--its assessment of the flawed strategies used by prominent critics is especially revealing--and offers a critical philosophy that reaffirms the value not just of criticism but of literature itself.

Daniel Green is a literary critic whose essays and reviews have appeared in numerous publications both online and in print. He maintains the literary weblog, The Reading Experience, which he created in 2004.
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Title:Beyond the Blurb: On Critics and CriticismFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:150 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.35 inShipping dimensions:150 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.35 inPublished:January 1, 2017Publisher:Cow Eye PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0990915034

ISBN - 13:9780990915034

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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