The Western Canon by Harold Bloom

By Harold Bloom

Harold Bloom explores our Western literary culture via focusing on the works of twenty-six authors vital to the Canon. He argues opposed to ideology in literary feedback; he laments the lack of highbrow and aesthetic criteria; he deplores multiculturalism, Marxism, feminism, neoconservatism, Afro-centrism, and the recent Historicism.

America's preeminent literary critic, who opened new fields of considered literature within the anxiousness of effect and The e-book of J, takes on these books necessary to our literary historical past. Bloom endeavors to isolate the features that make 26 selected writers--including Shakespeare, Tolstoy, Freud, and Whitman--so necessary to us this day.

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