Uses of Literature

Blackwell Pub. (2008)
Proposing that the interaction between reader and literature involves four “modes of textual engagement” — recognition, enchantment, knowledge, and shock — The Uses of Literature bridges the gap between literary theory and common-sense beliefs about why we read literature
Keywords Literature Philosophy  Books and reading
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Call number PN49.F453 2008
ISBN(s) 1405147245   9781405147231
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