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Published: 04 March 2020

208 Pages | 6 black and white illustrations


ISBN: 9780198808749

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The Trouble with Literature

Victoria Kahn

Clarendon Lectures in English

  • Presents a significant new interpretation of literariness in the Western tradition
  • Engages works of poetry, fiction, philosophy, theology, and political theory
  • Based on the Clarendon Lectures in English, 2017
  • Includes close readings of Milton, Hobbes, Kant, Kierkegaard, and J. M. Coetzee