literary critic


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Noun1.literary critic - a critic of literature
critic - a person who is professionally engaged in the analysis and interpretation of works of art
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Give me their books, give me their studies, their memoirs, and though I am not a literary critic, yet I will prove as clear as day that every chapter and every word of their writings has been the work of a former landed proprietor of the old school.
I grant that as authorities to quote they are most excellent - the two foremost literary critics in the United States.
Others had made the same attempt, and there was a household of Blenkers--an intense and voluble mother, and three blowsy daughters who imitated her--where one met Edwin Booth and Patti and William Winter, and the new Shakespearian actor George Rignold, and some of the magazine editors and musical and literary critics.
Author Naomi Wolf tweeted Monday she will hold a vigil outside Yale University Provost's office Tuesday to protest inaction by the university over allegations of sexual misconduct against professors, including renowned literary critic Harold Bloom.
As part of that effort, the city council of Budapest, which is dominated by Orban Fidesz party, will reportedly follow through on plans to remove a statue of the renowned Jewish literary critic and Marxist theoretician Gyorgy Lukacs, reported Le Monde.
Lapi<AEn>ski presents students, academics, and researchers with a collection of academic essays and articles providing commentary from Polish critics on the work of Czeslaw Milosz, a Polish poet, literary critic, essayist, and Nobel Laureate.
Finally, the competition's jury, which includes Egyptian literary critic Dr Salah Fadl, professor of Algerian literature and literary critic Dr Abdelmalek Mortadh and UAE's professor of literary criticism at Emirates University, writer and literary critic Dr Ali bin Tamim, decided on the last 20 standing.
Author; Wan Zhi, original name Chen Maiping, born November 4, 1952 in Changshu, Jiangsu province, China, is a Chinese writer, dramaturg, literary critic and translator.
Renowned literary critic Harold Bloom discusses Shakespeare's impact on the English language.
Jacek Gutorow is a Polish poet, translator, and literary critic.
Borrowing the trope of The Talking Book from literary critic Henry Louis Gates Jr.
That's quite a journey for what was once a brutal instrument of the Roman Empire, a symbol literary critic Jack Miles calls so obscene that its only modern equivalents are photographs of lynching victims, their necks contorted by the noose and their limbs askew from the violence done to them.