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The Scholar's Art

Literary Studies in a Managed World

The Scholar's Art( )
Author: McGann, Jerome
Publication Date:May 2006
Publisher:University of Chicago Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $33.00
Book Description:

For Jerome McGann, the purpose of scholarship is to preserve and pass on cultural heritage, a feat accomplished through discussion among scholars and interested nonspecialists. In The Scholar's Art, a collection of thirteen essays, McGann both addresses and exemplifies that discussion and the vocation it supports.  Of particular interest to McGann is the demise of public discourse about poetry.  That poetry has become recondite is, to his mind, at...
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Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / General
Literary Criticism / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Literary Criticism / American / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.162 x 8.853 x 0.596 Inches
Book Weight:0.845 Pounds

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