Renaissance Genres: Essays on Theory, History, and Interpretation
Barbara Kiefer Lewalski, William R Kenan Professor of English Literature and of History and Literature Barbara Kiefer Lewalski
Harvard University Press, 1986 - 498 стор.
Today genre studies are flourishing, and nowhere more vigorously perhaps than in the field of Renaissance literature, given the importance to Renaissance writers of questions of genre. These studies have been nourished, as Barbara Lewalski points out, by the varied insights of contemporary literary theory. More sophisticated conceptions of genre have led to a fuller appreciation of the complex and flexible Renaissance uses of literary forms.
The eighteen essays in this volume are striking in their diversity of stance and approach. Three are addressed to genre theory explicitly, and all reveal a concern with theoretical issues. The contributors are Earl Miner, Ann E. Imbrie, Claudio Guillen, Alastair Fowler, Harry Levin, Morton W. Bloomfield, Mary T. Crane, Barbara J. Bono, Janel M. Mueller, Annabel Patterson, Steven N. Zwicker, Marjorie Garber, Robert N. Watson, John N. King, Heather Dubrow, John Klause, James S. Baumlin, and Francis C. Blessington.
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In 1925 Adolf Erman published , in his edition of Papyrus Lansing — Egyptian papyri of the twelfth century B.C. discovered in a tomb in Thebes from the twentieth dynasty - a collection of ten literary epistles that were school exercises ...
Jonson's choice of the epigram , however , is best understood in relation to the subgenres of serious epigram established in the sixteenth century as the chief poetic outlet for humanist moral authority . In fact , the development of ...
The law gave legitimacy to political fiction , to the name of concord , and to the fragile stability that masked party and disquiet over the whole of the later seventeenth century . Eventually the name of concord became the thing itself ...
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EARL MINER Some Issues of Literary Species
ANN E IMBRIE Defining Nonfiction Genres
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