publication . Article . 1985

Editor's Comment: Is democracy good for literary criticism?

Perry Nodelman;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Apr 1985
Abstract
From 1985: Why some people think it is anti-democratic and elitist to believe that some views of literary texts are more worthwhile than others, and why having opinions about literature is different from having prejudices about it.
Subjects
free text keywords: literary criticism, opinions vs. prejudices, democracy, approaches to reading literature, children's literature, Social science, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common, Historical criticism, Sociology, Criticism, Sociological criticism
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publication . Article . 1985

Editor's Comment: Is democracy good for literary criticism?

Perry Nodelman;