Uses of Literature
Graduate studies at Western
Blackwell Pub. (2008)
|Abstract||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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