Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 June 2016

288 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474402576

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Rancière and Literature

First Edition

edited by Grace Hellyer and Julian Murphet

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Critical Connections

  • 13 original essays engage with Rancière's accounts of literature from across his work
  • Coverage ranges from his archival investigations of the literary efforts of 19th-century workers to his engagements with specific novelists and poets, and from his concept of 'literarity' to his central positioning of the novel in his account of the three 'regimes' of literary practice
  • Analyses and contextualises the concepts that underpin Rancière's thought on literature, scrutinising the theory behind his interpretations