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Author Frye, Northrop
Title The secular scripture and other writings on critical theory, 1976-1991 / edited by Joseph Adamson and Jean Wilson
Imprint Toronto : Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, c2006
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Chinese Lit.&Phi. Lib.  812 S445    AVAILABLE    30580002292881
 Euro-Am Studies Lib 2F  801.95 F948se 2006    AVAILABLE  -  30500101470246
Descript xliii, 588 p. ; 25 cm
Series Collected works of Northrop Frye ; v. 18
Collected works of Northrop Frye ; v. 18
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [485]-534) and index
1. The secular scripture : a study of the structure of romance -- I. The word and world of man -- II. The context of romance -- III. Our lady of pain : heroes and heroines of romance -- IV. The bottomless dream : themes of descent -- V. Quis Hic Locus? : themes of ascent -- VI. The recovery of myth -- 2. Romance as masque -- 3. Letter to the editor of Parabola -- 4. The responsibilities of the critic -- 5. Comment on Peter Hughes's essay -- 6. Literature, history, and language -- 7. On translation -- 8. Extracts from The practical imagination : stories, poems, plays -- 9. Vision and cosmos -- 10. Literature as a critique of pure reason -- 11. Approaching the lyric -- 12. The survival of eros in poetry -- 13. The ouroboros -- 14. Literary and linguistic scholarship in a postliterate world -- 15. The end of history -- 16. Myth as the matrix of literature -- 17. The Koine of myth : myth as a universally intellible language -- 18. The symbol as a medium of exchange -- 19. The expanding world of metaphor -- 20. Extracts from The Harper handbook to literature -- 21. Letter to the editor of PMLA -- 22. Lacan and the full word -- 23. Literature and the visual arts -- 24. The journey as metaphor -- 25. Framework and assumption -- 26. Maps and territories -- 27. Epilogo -- 28. Auguries of experience -- 29. Literary and mechanical models -- 30. Literature as therapy -- 31. Response to papers on "Northrup Frye and eighteenth-century literature"
Subject Literature -- History and criticism
Criticism
Alt Author Adamson, Joseph, 1950-
Wilson, Jean
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