Название:Professing Literature: An Institutional History, Twentieth Anniversary Edition
Издательство:University Of Chicago Press
Страниц: 340 pages
Размер: 15.3 MB
Widely considered the standard history of the profession of literary studies, Professing Literature unearths the long-forgotten ideas and debates that created the literature department as we know it today. In a readable and often-amusing narrative, Gerald Graff shows that the heated conflicts of our recent culture wars echo—and often recycle—controversies over how literature should be taught that began more than a century ago.