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Strange Gourmets: Sophistication, Theory, and the Novel

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Theoretically sophisticated: How often has this term been used to distinguish a work of contemporary criticism, and what, exactly, does it mean? In Strange Gourmets, Joseph Litvak reclaims sophistication from its negative connotations and turns the spotlight on those who, even as they demonize sophistication, surreptitiously and extensively use it.
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Paperback, 200 pages
Published September 24th 1997 by Duke University Press Books (first published September 3rd 1997)
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