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Murray Krieger
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Theory Of Criticism: A Tradition And Its System

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Published March 1st 1978 by Johns Hopkins University Press
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Unul dintre cei mai remarcabili critici americani contemporani, Murray Krieger si-a cistigat notorietatea prin vointa de a sintetiza traditia (reprezentata de New Criticism) cu orientarile critice contemporane.
Elementul comun cu New Criticism este reprezentat de contextualism (nu al cititorului sau al autorului, ci al operei insesi), prin care se respinge dihotomia continut / forma.
Discursul literar este vazut asadar ca un "sistem contextual unic", cu propria lege de organizare. Procesul de cre
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Krieger writes to us from just before the wave of post-structuralist theory crashed upon the English department; he sketches a humanist tradition from which he draws his insistence on the presence (rather than absence) of usable literary language in literary works. As someone who tries to practice literature, I'm finding (have found) Krieger's ideas enormously useful.
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