The Critical Difference: Essays in the Contemporary Rhetoric of Reading
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In seven essays, Johnson investigates the significant and illuminating ways in which both literature and criticism are critically different from what they purport to be. (Criticism)
Paperback, 168 pages
Published March 1st 1985 by Johns Hopkins University Press
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Barbara Johnson was an American literary critic and translator. She was a Professor of English and Comparative Literature and the Fredric Wertham Professor of Law and Psychiatry in Society at Harvard University. Her scholarship incorporated a variety of structuralist and poststructuralist perspectives—including deconstruction, Lacanian psyc...more
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