Cover of: Why literature matters | Glenn C. Arbery

Why literature matters

permanence and the politics of reputation

Published by ISI Books in Wilmington, Del .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Why "literature"?
Seamus Heaney and the Grand elementary principle of pleasure
Recasting paradise : [Toni Morrison's Paradise]
Othello and the marriages of politics
The intelligence of feeling and the habit of art
The sacrifice of Achilles.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-237) and index.


Dewey Decimal Class 809
Library of Congress PN45 .A72 2001

The Physical Object

Pagination xxvi, 255 p. ;
Number of pages 255

ID Numbers

Open Library OL6800238M
Internet Archive whyliteraturemat00arbe
ISBN 10 1882926595
LC Control Number 00110951
Library Thing 394855
Goodreads 355410

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