"The Present and Future States of Novel Criticism": Our Two-Headed Profession

Pearce, Richard
March 1985
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Spring1985, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p223
Academic Journal
Reviews three papers about the present and future states of novel theory and criticism discussed in the Volume 18, Number 3, Spring 1985 issue of "Novel." Don Bialostosky's analysis of the dialogue between Wayne C. Booth and Mikhail Bakhtin; Bernard Duyfhuizen's effort to trace the postmodern fate of mimesis; Mark Spilka's attempt to trace the recent evolution of novel criticism.


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