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Published: 21 February 2002

160 Pages | 13 halftones and 5 line drawings


ISBN: 9780192801593

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Barthes: A Very Short Introduction

Jonathan Culler

Very Short Introductions

  • Widely recognized as the best short book on Barthes' work and influence
  • Barthes is the most 'reader-friendly' of the great French theorists of the twentieth century, and thus among the most popular.
  • Jonathan Culler is highly respected and widely published in his field, and also regarded as one of the clearest writers on literary theory