|Author||: Jonathan Culler|
|Publisher||: Oxford University Press|
|Total Pages||: 185|
|Rating||: 4/5 (347 Downloads)|
Download or read book Literary Theory: A Very Short Introduction written by Jonathan Culler and published by Oxford University Press. This book was released on 2011-07-28 with total page 185 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Culler offers insights into theories about the nature of language and meaning, looks at whether literature is a form of self-expression or a method of appeal to an audience, and outlines the ideas behind deconstruction and semiotics.