After the Death of Literature
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

After the Death of Literature

4.0 of 5 stars 4.00  ·  rating details  ·  1 rating  ·  0 reviews
Calling Samuel Johnson the greatest literary critic since Aristotle, Richard B. Schwartz assumes the perspective of that quintessential eighteenth-century man of letters to examine the critical and theoretical literary developments that gained momentum in the 1970s and stimulated the culture wars of the 1980s and 1990s.

Schwartz speculates that Johnson—who revered hard fact...more
Hardcover, 192 pages
Published November 3rd 1997 by Southern Illinois University Press
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about After the Death of Literature, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about After the Death of Literature

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-2 of 2)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Daily Life in Johnson's London Nice and Noir: Contemporary American Crime Fiction The Last Voice You Hear: A Jack Grant Mystery Is a College Education Still Worth the Price? A Dean's Sobering Perspective Tactical Emergency Medicine

Share This Book