The New Historicism - Introduction to Theory of Literature - Professor Paul Fry - Lecture 19 of 26 - Video-lecture

Video-lecture, Literature

Description: In this lecture, Professor Paul Fry examines the work of two seminal New Historicists, Stephen Greenblatt and Jerome McGann. The origins of New Historicism in Early Modern literary studies are explored, and New Historicism's common strategies, preferred evidence, and literary sites are explored. Greenblatt's reliance on Foucault is juxtaposed with McGann's use of Bakhtin. The lecture concludes with an extensive consideration of the project of editing of Keats's poetry in light of New Historicist concern
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University: Yale University (CT)
Subject: Literature