Criticism is the practice of judging the merits and faults of something or someone in a sometimes negative, sometimes intelligible, (or articulate) way.

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  • Lost in the bright by Initially NO
    Lost in the bright
    Release date: Jun 16, 2015
    Our world is full of brilliance, poetry in the sunset and neon glow splendour, that’s worn away by the sands of time.

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    Empowered The Symbolism Feminism and Superheroism of Wonder Woman
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  • The Symbolism and Sources of Outlander by Valerie Estelle Frankel
    The Symbolism and Sources of Outlander: The Scottish Fairies, Folklore, Ballads, Magic and Meanings That Inspired the Series
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  • The Western Canon: The Books and School of the Ages
    Literary Theory: An Introduction
    A Room of One's Own
    Mimesis: The Representation of Reality in Western Literature
    Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human
    Anatomy of Criticism: Four Essays
    The Madwoman in the Attic: The Woman Writer and the Nineteenth-Century Literary Imagination
    Aspects of the Novel
    ABC of Reading
    On Photography
    Consider the Lobster and Other Essays
    Animal Farm
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    Criss Jami
    The motive behind criticism often determines its validity. Those who care criticize where necessary. Those who envy criticize the moment they think that they have found a weak spot.
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    Susan Sontag
    Interpretation is the revenge of the intellectual upon art.
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    The Susan Sontag Club The aim of this group is to identify and discuss exceptional works of original critical thought…more

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    Writing Stress This group will be for writers who want honest criticism. Who also need help getting past brain…more

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    Critical American Literature Psychology, culture, and society are revealed many times in American novels. Modern libraries co…more

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    Because when I get mad, I write poetry
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    Analysis of Lady Chatterley's Lover
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