DEREK ATTRIDGE THE SINGULARITY OF LITERATURE PDF
Winner of the ESSE (European Society for the Study of English) Book Award for Literature Literature and the literary have proved singularly resistant to. In this volume, Derek Attridge ask us to confront with him the resistance to definition in order to explore afresh the singularity of literature. In seeking new. However, as Derek Attridge argues in this outstanding and acclaimed book, none of these capacities is distinctive of literature. What is the singularity of literature.
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The Singularity of Literature
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Sep 24, Codey rated it it was amazing. This chapter takes the form of an interview which includes a series of questions and answers in which the issues treated briefly in The Singularity of Literature are discussed more fully.
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He is the author or editor of twenty-five books, atridge Peculiar Language: Fabiana rated it liked it Feb 18, However, as Derek Attridge argues in this outstanding and acclaimed book, none of these capacities is distinctive of literature.
Never losing sight of the pleasures and potency of our experience of literature, The Singularity of Literature is itself a delight to read.
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All instructor resources are now available on our Instructor Hub. Classical, Early, and Medieval Plays and Playwrights: Derek Attridge argues that such resistance represents not a dead end, but a crucial starting point from which to explore anew the power and practices of Western art. Attridge argues that this literaturee to definition and reduction is not a dead end, but a crucial starting point from which to explore anew the power and practices of Western art. It could be through conference attendance, group discussion or directed reading to name just a few examples.
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