Work of the Fellows: Textbooks;

An Introduction to Literary Studies

Klarer, Mario (Fellow, 1995-96; Fellow, 2000-01)

London: Routledge, 1999

From the publisher's description:

In this classic beginner's guide to English literature, Mario Klarer offers a concise and accessible discussion of central issues in the study of literary texts, looking at: definitions of key terms such as literature and text; the genres of fiction, poetry, drama, and film; periods and classifications of literature; theoretical approaches to texts; the use of secondary resources; and guidelines for writing research essays. The book also features suggestions for further reading as well as an extensive glossary of key terms.


Subjects: Literature; Literary Criticism; Literary Theory;; English Literature; American Literature;