TITLE

The existential reader: Or reading, rumination, and the classics

AUTHOR(S)
Allen, James Sloan
PUB. DATE
January 1991
SOURCE
Sewanee Review;Winter91, Vol. 99 Issue 1, p86
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
States that people do not know how to read, not in the true sense of practicing reading as an art. Quote from Friedrich Nietzsche; Resistances to reading; Reasons for resistances; How and why we are taught to read; Helen Keller's discovery of the power of words; More.
ACCESSION #
9102040582

Tags: LITERACY

 

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