Table of contents for Why does literature matter? / Frank B. Farrell.

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Acknowledgments	00
1. The Space of Literature	00
2. Literary Space in McCarthy and Pynchon, Rushdie and Chaudhuri	00
3. The Philosophical Background	00
4. James Merrill and the Making of Literature	00
5. The Radical Linguistic Turn in De Man and Perloff	00
6. John Ashbery and Samuel Beckett	00
7. New Historicism and Cultural Studies	00
8. Literature and Regression, Benjamin, Derrida	00
9. Literary Style and Transitional Space	00
10. John Updike and the Scene of Literature	00
Bibliography	00
Index	00

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: American literature 20th century History and criticism Theory, etc, English literature 20th century History and criticism Theory, etc, Literature Philosophy