TITLE

LITERATURE AND POWER

AUTHOR(S)
Trilling, Lionel
PUB. DATE
January 1989
SOURCE
Kenyon Review;Winter89, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p119
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Discusses the relevance of literature to modern society, associating its function with a response to the diminution of the power of religion. Oxford professor of poetry Matthew Arnold as shaper of English academic profession; Belief of author H.V. Routh that literature has a spiritual function.
ACCESSION #
7111877

Tags: LITERATURE & society;  ARNOLD, Matthew, 1822-1888;  ROUTH, H. V.

 

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