Spirit in Man, Art, and Literature and various other works
His making included literary and social criticism.
Sure, it's possible that you were just through the Internet and randomly stumbled over this guide, but we're guessing that you already know Macbeth's basic plot. After all, it is one of the most famous works of English literature, and it's even loosely based on some real-life 11th-century events found in .
Myth, Literature, and the African World.
Literature represents much of the very best of humanity's writings,and it is not by any accident that, after bestsellers and sensationalizedbooks have faded from memory, literature continues to thrive and remainintensely relevant to contemporary human conditions.
A History of Literary Criticism: From Plato to the Present.
Feminist criticism is looked through a “lens” along the line of gender roles in literature, the value of female characters within the text, and interpreting the perspective from which the text is written....
Modern Criticism and Theory: A Reader. 2nd Ed.
It then proceeds to a discussion of communitarian ideas in early modern political and literary thought, concentrating on the presentation of these ideas in Shakespeare's description of the politics of association, most particularly in Love's Labour's Lost."
Critical Survey of Literary Theory.
AESOPIC LANGUAGE: In Russian criticism, the name for oppositional political writing hidden in circumlocution, fables, and vague references so that it can bypass official censorship (Harkins 1). The term refers to Aesop's Fabula, a collection of beast fables in which simple stories about animals contained morals or messages "between the lines," so to speak. The coinage of the term comes from Saltykov, who is both the first to use the term in this sense and the one whom many modern Russian critics consider the best example of such writings (Harkins 1).