“This piquant and welcome volume presents the ‘credos’ of 36 scholars—reflections on why criticism matters, why and how they do the work they do, and what they hope to accomplish.” — Publishers Weekly
This week our featured book is The Critical Pulse: Thirty-Six Credos by Contemporary Critics edited by Jeffrey J. Williams and Heather Steffen.
To enter our book giveaway, simply e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with your name and address. We will randomly select one winner on Friday at 1:00 pm. Good luck and spread the word!
Throughout the week we will highlight aspects of The Critical Pulse: Thirty-Six Credos by Contemporary Critics and we are offering a FREE copy of the book to one winner.
The contributors include some of the leading literary critics and scholars working today, including: Andrew Ross, Amitava Kumar, Marc Bousquet, Cary Nelson, Michael Bérubé, William Germano,Bruce Robbins, Kenneth Warren, Diana Fuss, Lauren Berlant, Toril Moi, Morris Dickstein, Rita Felski, David R. Shumway, Mark Bauerlein, Devoney Looser, Stephen Burt, Mark Greif, Kathleen Fitzpatrick, Mark McGurl, Frances Negrón-Muntaner, Judith Jack Halberstam.