Literary Theory: A Beginner's Guide (Beginner's Guides)

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Rescuing the subject from dry theorists and isms”, Clare Connors considers the real questions that emerge when studying literature, such as how we find meaning and how it relates to its historical context. Using selections from works including Annie Proulx’s Brokeback Mountain”, this unpretentious introduction highlights how enjoyable it is to think about reading.

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Clare Connors is Lecturer in English at The Queen's College, University of Oxford. She is the author of Force from Nietzsche to Derrida.

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"Excellent. Probably the best introductory guide to literary theory I've seen." --Ian Buchanan, Professor of Critical and Cultural Theory, Cardiff University

"Profoundly reliable as well as inviting, playful, and inventive." --Sarah Wood, Lecturer in English, University of Kent

"Lucid, very readable, and authoritative." --Tim Clark, Professor of English, Durham University

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