Formalist Criticism and Reader-Response Theory

Formalist Criticism and Reader-Response Theory

Todd F. Davis, Kenneth Womack


This valuable advisor bargains an obtainable creation to 2 vital activities within the heritage of twentieth century literary idea. A complementary textual content to the Palgrave quantity Postmodern Narrative Theory by way of Mark Currie, this new name addresses a bunch of theoretical matters, in addition to every one field's imperative figures and interpretive modes. As with different books in theTransitions series,Formalist feedback and Reader-Response Theory contains readings of a number widely-studied texts, together with Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness, Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre, and F. Scott Fitzgerald's The nice Gatsby, between others.

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