Cleanth Brooks and the Rise of Modern Criticism (Minds of the New South)
An account of the influence of Cleanth Brooks, a literary critic, and a survey of literary criticism in 20th-century America. The book explains how Brooks helped to steer literacy study away from historical and philological scholarhips by emphasizing the text's autonomy.
University of Virginia Press
American Literature | Arts and Humanities | Critical and Cultural Studies | Nonfiction | Poetry
Winchell, Mark Royden, "Cleanth Brooks and the Rise of Modern Criticism (Minds of the New South)" (1996). Robert Penn Warren-Cleanth Brooks Award. 12.