Fraud: Literary Theory and the End of English

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An attack on the dominance of radical literary theories such as structuralism, semiotics, Marxist and feminist criticism. The author asserts that we should concentrate on literature itself rather than on theories about literature.

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Washington, Peter
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Book Description Fontana Press, London., 1989. Book Condition: Very Good. Paperback. Very Good condition. 188pp including bibliography and index. This book, says the author, is an attack on the institutional and political pretensions of literary theory, and the work is the fruit, amongst other stimulii, of many discussions the author had with staff and students in the Literature and Philosophy Division of Middlesex Polytechnic. "An energetic lucid attack . on every page the author opens our eyes and makes us feel what literature is really about" - John Bayley. Bookseller Inventory # 617204

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