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I.A. Richards and his critics

selected reviews and critical articles

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Richards, I. A. 1893- -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Richards, I. A. 1893- -- Knowledge -- Literature.,
    • Criticism -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by John Constable.
      SeriesSelected works, 1919-1938 / I.A. Richards ;, v. 10
      ContributionsConstable, John, 1963-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6035.I337 Z697 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3941633M
      ISBN 100415217415, 0415217318
      LC Control Number2001019492

      Cambridge critics, group of critics who were a major influence in English literary studies from the mids and who established an intellectually rigorous school of critical standards in the field of leaders were I.A. Richards and F.R. Leavis of the University of Cambridge and Richards’ pupil William the s the University of Cambridge was distinguished in many. West elaborates on those similarities in his next four chapters, in which he deals with Richards's four main books in chronological order, showing how they build the science of criticism. Chapter 2 discusses Richards's earliest project of building a science of criticism in his book . Richard McKay Rorty (October 4, – June 8, ) was an American philosopher.. Educated at the University of Chicago and Yale University, he had strong interests and training in both the history of philosophy and contemporary analytic philosophy, the latter of which came to comprise the main focus of his work at Princeton University in the s. He subsequently came to reject the.


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GENRE. Fiction & Literature. RELEASED. RICHARDS AND MODERN CRITICISM JOHN E. STOLL Richards is a major effort, though not a major achievement, by a for midable scholar. It is superbly researched, well-written, complete, and, to a degree, engaging.

The relatively short first part (pages ) deals with Richards's early life and his education (his academic career was. Ivor Armstrong Richards () was one of the most influential modern literary critics, so this first biography of the puckish Cambridge don who turned lit-crit upside-down is welcome.

A tubercul. Richards: his life and work User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Richards's work in literary criticism is at the root of the "new'' criticism and one of the foundations of modern critical thought. His thinking on the theory and practice of communication is a Read full review.

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Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 23 April Pub. location London. The New Criticism I.A. Richards and T.S. Eliot are considered the "fathers" of New Criticism, In his book The New Criticism (), John Crowe Ransom begins his chapter on Richards by saying, "Discussion of The New Criticism must start with Mr.

New Criticism very nearly began with him." In terms of the influence he wielded, I.A. Richards is generally considered the. Richards was educated at Magdalene College, Cambridge, and was a lecturer in English and moral sciences there from to In that period he wrote three of his most influential books: The Meaning of Meaning (; with C.K.

Ogden), a pioneer work on semantics; and Principles of Literary Criticism () and Practical Criticism (), companion volumes that he used to develop his. His principal critical works have given a new dimension to modern criticism. Of the five major books on criticism written by I. Richards, the first three mentioned are entirely his and the remaining two written in collaboration with the persons mentioned against each: Principles of Literary Criticism (), Practical Criticism ( Richards, an English critic, poet, playwright, editor, and semanticist, was one of the most influential figures in modern literary criticism.

His theories uniting the principles of science and. Read "I A Richards & His Critics V10" by John Constable available from Rakuten Kobo. First Published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa : Taylor And Francis. Edinburgh, Scotland: J.

Needham for the University Press, On Richards’s earlier and more considerable influence on literary criticism. Russo, John Paul. Richards: His Life and Work. Richards taught in the new English School at Cambridge from towhere he developed his ideas and conducted his famous experiments in reading, resulting in Practical Criticism, thereby becoming one of the founders of New Criticism.

The interdisciplinary play of his writings has led to his being labeled a linguist, a psychologist, or a. Richards's work in literary criticism is at the root of the "new" criticism and one of the foundations of modern critical thought.

His thinking on the theory and practice of communication is a similarly groundbreaking by: Trained originally in psychology, Richards penetrated into a new level of hard-headed thinking to literary criticsm, pushing through the effusive waffling of critics past.

Richards' work dealt mainly with poetry and in short, his burning question is what makes a poem great. Richards dismisses all visual imagery from legtitimate poetic criticism. Ivor Armstrong Richards (26 February – 7 September ), known as I. Richards, was an English educator, literary critic, and work contributed to the foundations of the New Criticism, a formalist movement in literary theory which emphasized the close reading of a literary text, especially poetry, in an effort to discover how a work of literature functions as a self Alma mater: Magdalene College, Cambridge.

Exhaustive biography and exegesis of the life and thought of perhaps this century's most influential literary critic. Russo seems on a mission not only to raise Richards () into the pantheon of great world thinkers, placing him with the likes of Samuel Johnson and Matthew Arnold, but to elucidate virtually every last corner of his capacious mind.

About the Critic • I.A. Richards influenced both sides of the Atlantic(Europe and America) with his valuable works in literature. • He is considered one of the pioneers of New Criticism. • As an iconoclast he denounced the old criticism where critics were. Richards () was an influential English literary critic and rhetorician.

His books on literary criticism, especially The Meaning of Meaning, Principles of Literary Criticism, Practical Criticism, and The Philosophy of Rhetoric, are taken to be founding influences for the New Criticism. I. Richards, the teacher and writer whose influential early books on literary criticism urged Occidental man to feel and reason in a coherent way, died yesterday at Addenbrooke Hospital in.

It began in the s with a series of experiments by the Cambridge critic I.A. Richards. He gave poems to students without any information about who wrote them or when they were written.

In Practical Criticism of he reported on and analysed the results of his experiments. The objective of his work was to encourage students to concentrate. Richards was the most extraordinary teacher of poetry I ever encountered, and this essay, in dwelling on Richards as a teacher, must necessarily present an incomplete view of a many sided man.

1 I audited two of his courses at Harvard in the fifties; one was an undergraduate course in poetry, the other a graduate seminar in Shelley and Plato. His books, especially The Meaning of Meaning, Principles of Literary Criticism, Practical Criticism, and The Philosophy of Rhetoric, proved to be founding influences for the New Criticism.

The concept of 'practic Ivor Armstrong Richards was an influential English literary critic and rhetorician/5(1). Ivor Armstrong Richards was one of the founders of modern literary criticism. He enthused a generation of writers and readers and was an influential supporter of the young T.S.

Eliot. Principles of Literary Criticism was the text that first established his reputation and pioneered the movement that became known as the 'New Criticism'. Constable's introduction to the volume I.

Richards and his Critics, containing a thorough and representative selection of contemporary reviews and critical articles, puts the blame for the neglect earlier, on Richards's falling out with the two most influential literary critics of the twentieth century ­ T.

Eliot and F. Leavis. I.A. Richards was the most influential of the first generation of academic literary theorists. This definitive collection of his writing between and includes all Richards' major journals Read more. New Criticism was a formalist movement in literary theory that dominated American literary criticism in the middle decades of the 20th century.

It emphasized close reading, particularly of poetry, to discover how a work of literature functioned as a self-contained, self-referential aesthetic movement derived its name from John Crowe Ransom's book The New Criticism. Practical Criticism by I.

Richards Richards shows an interest in the effect of poems on the reader. He tends to locate poem in readers response. The being of the poem seems to exist only in the readers. Poetry is a form of words that organizes our attitudes.

Poetry is composed of pseudo statements, therefore it is effective. Ivor Armstrong Richards (Febru – September 7, ) was an influential English literary critic and rhetorician.

His books, especially The Meaning of Meaning, Principles of Literary Criticism, Practical Criticism, and The Philosophy of Rhetoric, were among the founding documents of the New Criticism, and most of the eminent New Critics were Richards' students.

movement derived its name from John Crowe Ransom's book The New Criticism. The work of English scholar I. Richards, especially his Practical Criticism and The Meaning of Meaning, which offered what was claimed to be an empirical, scientific approach, were important to the development of New Critical methodology.

Richards book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Richards book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Start by marking “I. Richards: His Life and Work” as Want to Read: Want to Read saving 3/5(1). In this scholarly landmark, influential British critic I.A. Richards and his colleagues Charles Ogden and James Wood lay out a new theory of harmony and balance in a work of literature the two mingle with an audience's psychological impulses in order to determine how the work is perceived.

Empires of the Mind tells the story of I. Richards, Britain's foremost literary critic in the s, and his effort to promote an word version of global English in China. Examining the cultural milieu of Cambridge between the World Wars, where Richards's internationalist vision first arose, this book traces the heretofore-unexplored connections between Richards's literary theories and.

Richards. The Philosophy of Rhetoric. New York: Oxford UP,The lectures were delivered at Bryn Mawr College, February and March on a fund established by Bernard Flexner in honor of his sister, Mary.

Introductory: Lecture I. The paper aims at throwing some light on the early stages in which New Criticism emerged, by focusing on the attempts made by T. Eliot (), I.

Richards () and William Empson () as. Book Description. A pioneering critic, educator, and poet, I. Richards () helped the English-speaking world decide not only what to read but how to read it.

Acknowledged "father" of New Criticism, he produced the most systematic body. Empires of the Mind tells the story of I. Richards, Britain's foremost literary critic in the s, and his effort to promote an word version of "global" English in China.

Examining the cultural milieu of Cambridge between the World Wars, where Richards's internationalist vision first arose, this book traces the heretofore-unexplored connections between Richards's literary theories.

Even if they know and admire Williams, even if they grant the continued relevance of his most important books in contemporary criticism, they may not have much interest in Cambridge English.

Richards and F. Leavis, the two leading figures in shaping it, are not the household names they once were when, between them, they set the terms. ‎A pioneering critic, educator, and poet, I. Richards () helped the English-speaking world decide not only what to read but how to read it.

Acknowledged "father" of New Criticism, he produced the most systematic body of critical writing in the English language since Coleridge.

His method. Practical Criticism by I.A. Richards () In this ground-breaking book, Richards writes about that time he experimented on his students. What did he ask them to do? Well, he handed 'em a packet of poems and said "analyze these," without giving them any other information about their works—no titles, no authors, no dates of publications, nada.One of I.

A. Richards' many contributions to theoretical literary criticism is the concept to which he gives the name "speculative instruments. " He has made a deliberate effort to compress into this concept his whole theory of knowledge.

He regards as a speculative instrument any book, essay, theory.Ivor Armstrong Richards, known as I. A. Richards, was an English educator, literary critic, and rhetorician whose work contributed to the foundations of the New Criticism, a formalist movement in literary theory, which emphasized the close reading of a literary text, especially poetry, in an effort to discover how a work of literature functions as a self-contained, self-referential æsthetic.