By Lester Bangs
Classic provides the paperback version of the wild and amazing writings of Lester Bangs--the such a lot outrageous and renowned rock critic of the 1970s--edited and with an creation through the reigning dean of rack critics, Greil Marcus. advertisements in Rolling Stone and different significant guides.
Preview of Psychotic Reactions and Carburetor Dung: The Work of a Legendary Critic: Rock'N'Roll as Literature and Literature as Rock 'N'Roll PDF
Best Literary Criticism books
Right here, during this compelling meeting of writings, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Annie Dillard explores the realm of traditional evidence and human meanings.
This hugely acclaimed examine analyzes a few of the traits in English feedback in the course of the first 4 a long time of this century.
How Literature Works is an essential booklet for any reader looking a better appreciation in their favourite novel, poem, or play. It deals a full of life and simple consultant to literary considering. With a sequence of compact essays, the well known literary critic John Sutherland--widely favorite for his wit and transparent reasoning--strips away the obscurity and pretension of literary learn.
- The Cambridge Companion to Kafka (Cambridge Companions to Literature)
- The Literary Animal: Evolution and the Nature of Narrative (Rethinking Theory)
- Marxism and Literary Criticism
- The Apologetics of Evil: The Case of Iago (Princeton Monographs in Philosophy)
- Gatsby: The Cultural History of the Great American Novel (Contemporary American Literature)
Extra info for Psychotic Reactions and Carburetor Dung: The Work of a Legendary Critic: Rock'N'Roll as Literature and Literature as Rock 'N'Roll