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The New Fiction

(A Protest against Sex-Mania) And Other Papers, 1st Edition

By J.A. Spender

Routledge

122 pages

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This collection of essays attempts to analyse common assumptions about art, literature and criticism at the time of publication in 1895. Taking the position of ‘a Philistine’ , Spender argues against the ‘new’ art and fiction and encourages the average member of the public to state their opinion and give validation that the average view is just as worthy as the ‘new’ criticism which tended toward superiority. This title will be of interest to students of Literature, Art and Art History.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. The New Art Criticism 3. The New Literary Criticism 4. The New Fiction; Various Views, Comments and Replies

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
ART009000
ART / Criticism & Theory
LIT000000
LITERARY CRITICISM / General
LIT024040
LITERARY CRITICISM / Modern / 19th Century