Articles with keyword "literary criticism"
A poet writes about the critic's talent for listening closely.
Poetry critic Helen Vendler, this year's Jefferson Lecturer, speaks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about the power of words.
NEH Chairman Bruce Cole speaks with Tom Wolfe about his role as the Balzac of our times.
America's greatest reader had overwhelming passions: for beautiful women and exceptional writing.
Critic Morris Dickstein talks about the culture of the thirties and the demise of theory.
“Voice registers the weird sexiness of reading poetry, the illusion it enables of a private tryst between author and reader.” So says Lesley Wheeler, an English professor at Washington and Lee Univers