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Literature Against Criticism

University English and Contemporary Fiction in Conflict

This is a book about the power game currently being played out between two symbiotic cultural institutions: the university and the novel. As the number of hyper- knowledgeable literary fans grows, students and researchers in English departments waver between dismissing and harnessing voices outside the academy. Meanwhile, the role that the university plays in contemporary literary fiction is becoming increasingly complex and metafictional, moving far beyond the ‘campus novel' of the mid-tw...


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  • Éditeur : Open Book Publishers
  • Collection : OBP collection
  • Lieu d’édition : Cambridge
  • Année d’édition : 2016
  • Publication sur OpenEdition Books : 13 juillet 2017
  • EAN (Édition imprimée) : 9781783742738
  • EAN électronique : 9782821884052
  • Nombre de pages : viii + 240 p.

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