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  1. The Craft of Poetry

    Dialogues on Minimal Interpretation

    By Derek Attridge, Henry Staten

    This illuminating book presents the discussion of a variety of poems by two leading academics – Derek Attridge and Henry Staten. Following a series of emails, the conversational form of the book allows them to discover disagreements about what is obvious in a poem, how it is best read, or what...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Theory After 'Theory'

    Edited by Jane Elliott, Derek Attridge

    This volume argues that theory, far from being dead, has undergone major shifts in order to come to terms with the most urgent cultural and political questions of today. Offering an overview of theory’s new directions, this groundbreaking collection includes essays on affect, biopolitics,...

    Published March 22nd 2011 by Routledge

  3. Peculiar Language

    2nd Edition

    By Derek Attridge

    First published in 1988, Peculiar Language is now established as one of the most important discussions of the language of literature. This thought-provoking book challenges traditional notions of literary criticism, arguing that all attempts by writers, critics and literary theorists to define the...

    Published May 26th 2004 by Routledge

  4. The Singularity of Literature

    By Derek Attridge

    Winner of the ESSE (European Society for the Study of English) Book Award for Literature 2006 Literature and the literary have proved singularly resistant to definition. Derek Attridge argues that such resistance represents not a dead end, but a crucial starting point from which to explore...

    Published April 7th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Meter and Meaning

    An Introduction to Rhythm in Poetry

    By Thomas Carper, Derek Attridge

    Poet, Thomas Carper, and scholar, Derek Attridge, join forces in Meter and Meaning to present an illuminating and user-friendly way to explore the rhythms of poetry in English. They begin by showing the value of performing any poem aloud, so that we can sense its unique use of rhythm. From this...

    Published August 13th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Acts of Literature

    By Jacques Derrida

    Edited by Derek Attridge

    First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 19th 1991 by Routledge

  7. The Rhythms of English Poetry

    By Derek Attridge

    Series: English Language Series

    Examines the way in which poetry in English makes use of rhythm. The author argues that there are three major influences which determine the verse-forms used in any language: the natural rhythm of the spoken language itself; the properties of rhythmic form; and the metrical conventions which have...

    Published September 12th 1982 by Routledge

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