Sandra Richter's A History of Poetics PDF

By Sandra Richter

ISBN-10: 3110222442

ISBN-13: 9783110222449

because the Nineties, following the tip of postmodernism, literary idea has misplaced a lot of its dynamics. This e-book goals at revitalising literary thought exploring of its old bases: German poetics and aesthetics. starting within the 1770s and finishing within the Fifties, the publication examines approximately two hundred years of this background, thereby delivering the reader with a primary historical past of poetics in addition to with bibliographies of the topic. The research not just indicates the differentiation of historic bills within the box, but additionally displays how present literary idea may stream ahead during the rediscovery of sunken ideas.

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