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beauty of inflections

Jerome J. McGann

beauty of inflections

literary investigations in historical method and theory

by Jerome J. McGann

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford [Oxfordshire] .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Historical criticism (Literature),
  • Literature and history,
  • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJerome J. McGann.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN98.H57 M35 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 352 p.
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20040592M
    ISBN 100198117507

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From the PublisherPrice: $   The Beauty of Inflections Literary Investigations in Historical Method and Theory Jerome J. McGann. A Clarendon Press Publication.

With emphasis on the theroetical and methodological, these essays pursue a dual goal: to explore the fault lines that mark various kinds of ahistorical literary studies from New Criticism to poststructuralism, and to develop a fully elaborated.

The Beauty of Inflections: Literary Investigations in Historical Method and Theory Jerome J. McGann Abstract. As well as exploring the fault-lines marking the various kinds of historical literary studies from the New Criticism to Post-Structuralism, this book develops a fully elaborated socio-historical criticism for literary works.

It achieves. A collection of essays written between and which explores the fault-lines that mark the various kinds of ahistorical literary studies from the New Criticism to Post-structuralism and which aims to develop a fully elaborated socio-historical criticism for literary works.

x, p. ; 23 cm. Literature and history -- Great Britain. Literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc. In The Beauty of Inflections: Literary Investigations in Historical Method and Theory, Jerome J. McGann sounds a compelling call for “socio-historical” criticism of book consists of an introduction and a long general essay, devoted to Keats, on “historical method”; a three-part polemic on behalf of textual studies; two absorbing forays in “interpretation and critical.

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McGann Publisher: Oxford University Press. Section V. I do not know which to prefer, The beauty of inflections Or the beauty of innuendoes, The blackbird whistling Or just after. You might have noticed that the poem has gotten more abstract and symbolic as it goes along. In this section, the speaker is of "two minds" (see Section II) about whether he prefers "inflections" or "innuendos," which correspond to the sound of the blackbird.

Career. Educated at Le Moyne College (B.S. ), Syracuse University (M.A. ) and Yale University (Ph.D., ), McGann currently teaches at the University of Virginia (–present), where he arrived after leaving Caltech. McGann is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and has received honorary doctoral degrees from University of Chicago () and University of Athens.

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McGann, Jerome J. Published by Oxford University Press () Quantity Available: 2. About this Item: Oxford University Press, Condition: Good. Reprint. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

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“I do not know which to prefer, The beauty of inflections Or the beauty of innuendoes, The blackbird whistling Or just after.” ― Wallace Stevens, Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird.

McGANN AGONIST Charles Bernstein [Originally published in Sul January Collected in Attack of the Difficult Poems (University of Chicago Press, ). Three books by Jerome J. McGann are discussed in this essay: The Romantic Ideology: A Critical Investigation (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, ), A Critique of Modern Textual Criticism (Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

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