The Use and Abuse of Literature

Pantheon Books (2011)
Introduction -- The use and abuse of "use and abuse" -- The pleasures of the canon -- What isn't literature -- What's love got to do with it? -- So you want to read a poem -- Why literature is always contemporary -- On truth and lie in a literary sense -- Go figure -- The impossibility of closure -- Coda: after the humanities.
Keywords Literature Philosophy  Literature Appreciation
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Call number PN45.G312 2011
ISBN(s) 9780375424342
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