The Western Canon

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The Western Canon
Author : Harold Bloom
File Size : 47,8 Mb
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Language : English
Release Date : 17 June 2014
ISBN : 9780547546483
Pages : 562 pages
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The Western Canon by Harold Bloom Book PDF Summary

Harold Bloom explores our Western literary tradition by concentrating on the works of twenty-six authors central to the Canon. He argues against ideology in literary criticism; he laments the loss of intellectual and aesthetic standards; he deplores multiculturalism, Marxism, feminism, neoconservatism, Afro-centrism, and the New Historicism.

The Western Canon

Harold Bloom explores our Western literary tradition by concentrating on the works of twenty-six authors central to the Canon. He argues against ideology in literary criticism; he laments the loss of intellectual and aesthetic standards; he deplores multiculturalism, Marxism, feminism, neoconservatism, Afro-centrism, and the New Historicism.

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