Why Literature Matters

Why Literature Matters

Permanence and the Politics of Reputation

Book - 2001
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Through an examination of the work of poets and novelists who have managed to garner honor -- including Shakespeare, Homer, and Emily Dickinson -- and those whose reputations are of more recent vintage and therefore more difficult to evaluate such as Tom Wolfe, Seamus Heaney, and Toni Morrison -- Glenn Arbery explores the title question with elegant prose and subtle criticism.
Publisher: Wilmington, Del. : ISI Books, 2001
ISBN: 9781882926596
1882926595
Characteristics: xxvi, 255 p. ; 24 cm

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