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Countercurrents: On the Primacy of Texts in Literary Criticism

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In their readings of texts, the authors address the topics of theory, narrative, aesthetics, the idea of the text, and of specific moments in cultural history. The chapters cover a range of authors: Plato, Ovid, Dante, Petrarch, Chariteo, Ariosto, Tasso, Cervantes, Kleist, Gode, Edith Wharton, Pirandello, Kafka, Sartre, Saint-John Perse, Paz, Roubaud, Sanguineti, and Tomli ...more
Paperback, 302 pages
Published July 1st 1992 by State University of New York Press (first published January 1st 1992)
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