Romantic Literary Criticism Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)

CRITICISM

Arac, Jonathan. “Repetition and Exclusion: Coleridge and New Criticism Reconsidered.” Boundary 2 8, no. 1 (fall 1979): 261-73.

A study of the relationship between New Criticism and Coleridge's theology-based theories. Post-New Critics, according to Arac, should abandon Coleridge's criticism in favor of the theories of Shelley, whose work was banished by the New Critics.

Christensen, Jerome. “‘Like a Guilty Thing Surprised’: Deconstruction, Coleridge, and the Apostasy of Criticism.” Critical Inquiry 12, no. 4 (summer 1986): 769-87.

Discusses the relationship between politics and criticism in the...

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