Surviving the Paraphrase by Frank DaveySurviving the Paraphrase by Frank Davey

Surviving the Paraphrase

byFrank Davey

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The essays collected here have been written against the background of Davey's long and close intellectual engagement with the major critical issues of his day...(and) provide a clear sense of his very substantial contribution to contemporary criticism in Canada... To critical theory he has added his voice on behalf of post-modernist writing, and perhaps as clearly as any other writer has articulated the theory of post-moderism. He has given our criticism its contemporary voice, its sound and its rhythms, and to the mood of our most recent critical writing added his generous and welcoming spirit. A writer on the side of life, he has spoken for life and vitality as an active engaged spirit of our time.
Scholar and poet Frank Davey is a Professor Emeritus at the University of Western Ontario. He received a BA from UBC, where he was a founder of poetry newsletter TISH. He has an MA in Creative Writing and a PhD from the University of Southern California. He is the author of a number of books of Canadian criticism and former editor of O...
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Title:Surviving the ParaphraseFormat:PaperbackDimensions:193 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.45 inPublisher:Turnstone Press

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ISBN - 10:0888010753

ISBN - 13:9780888010759

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