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On value judgments in the arts, and other essays / Elder Olson.

Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1976.
ISBN 0226628957, 9780226628950

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Subjects Criticism.
Critique -- Collections.
Description viii, 365 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1976.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Practical criticism: "Sailing to Byzantium": prolegomena to a poetics of the lyric -- Rhetoric and the appreciation of Pope -- Louise Bogan and LeĢonie Adams -- The poetry of Marianne Moore -- The poetry of Wallace Stevens -- The poetry of Dylan Thomas -- 2. Interpretation: two on Hamlet: Hamlet and the hermeneutics of drama -- "Mighty opposites": remarks on the plot of Hamlet -- 3. Critics: Longinus and Reynolds -- William Empson, contemporary criticism, and poetic diction -- The argument of Longinus's On the sublime -- The poetic method of Aristotle: its powers and limitations -- 4. Critical theory: A letter on teaching drama -- The lyric -- The poetic process -- Two Platonic dialogues: A dialogue on symbolism ; A dialogue on the function of art in society -- An outline of poetic theory -- 5. Metacriticism: Art and science -- On value judgments in the arts -- The dialectical foundations of critical pluralism.
Genre Collections.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)1418703
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WorldCat Identities Olson, Elder, 1909-1992.
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