Uses of Literature

Uses of Literature

Rita Felski


Uses of Literature bridges the space among literary concept and common sense ideals approximately why we learn literature.

  • Explores the various causes and mysteries of why we read
  • Offers 4 other ways of puzzling over why we learn literature - for acceptance, attraction, wisdom, and shock
  • Argues for a brand new “phenomenology” in literary reports that comes with the old and social dimensions of reading
  • Includes examples of literature from a variety of nationwide literary traditions

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