Journals Higher Education



Published: 29 September 2016

160 Pages


ISBN: 9780198724698

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Is Literature Healthy?

The Literary Agenda

Josie Billington

The Literary Agenda

  • A bold defense of literature as a curative, health-enhancing resource
  • Redefines the place and power of literature in the world
  • Provides an overview of the relationship between literature and health from ancient times to the present day