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Children"s literature in the light of Northrop Frye"s theory

Johan Lyall Aitken

Children"s literature in the light of Northrop Frye"s theory

a study of Northrop Frye"s theory, its educational and literary aspects, the application of this theory to children"s literature and the consequent implications for teaching

by Johan Lyall Aitken

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Published by s.n.] in [Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Frye, Northrop,
  • Literature -- Study and teaching (Elementary),
  • Children -- Books and reading.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsToronto, Ont. University.
    Classifications
    LC Classificationsthesis LB A485
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 291 leaves.
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20665049M

    This article shows how Northrop Frye's theories of literature apply to the tales that children relish and how his theories help teachers to make connections and perceive hidden likenesses. (MM) Descriptors: Childrens Literature, Literary Criticism, Mythology, Reading Material Selection, Reading Materials, Story Reading, Story Telling, Tales. The purpose of this study was to examine Northrop Frye‟s way of looking literature through his four essays. His approach are designed in the spesific essays; First, Theory of modes, Second, Ethical Criticism: Theory of Symbol, Third, Archetypal Criticism: Theory of Myth, Fourth, Rhetorical Criticism: Theory of Genres.

      Northrop Frye in the Elementary Classroom Northrop Frye in the Elementary Classroom Sloan, Glenna Children’s Literature in Education () – DOI /sz ORI G IN AL PA PER Glenna Sloan Published online: 19 August Springer Science+Business Media, LLC Abstract Northrop Frye (–) was one of the . Literary theory in a strict sense is the systematic study of the nature of literature and of the methods for analyzing literature. However, literary scholarship since the 19th century often includes—in addition to, or even instead of literary theory in the strict sense—considerations of intellectual history, moral philosophy, social prophecy, and other interdisciplinary themes which are of.

    Northrop Frye was not much attached to the term "comparative literature," and it would be a mistake to gather, from a controversy at the University of Toronto about the merger into a larger entity. Anatomy of Criticism: Four Essays, work of literary criticism by Northrop Frye, published in and generally considered the author’s most important his introduction, Frye explains that his initial intention to examine the poetry of Edmund Spenser had given way in the process to a broader survey of the ordering principles of literary theory.


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Myth Criticism of Northrop Frye By Nasrullah Mambrol on Ma • (3). Northrop Frye’s Anatomy of Criticism () introduced the archetypal approach called Myth Criticism, combining the typological interpretation of the Bible and the conception of imagination prevalent in the writings of William Blake.

Frye continued the formalist emphasis of New Criticism and its insistence on. Northrop Frye, in full Herman Northrop Frye, (born JSherbrooke, Que.,Can.—died Jan. 23,Toronto, Ont.), Canadian educator and literary critic who wrote much on Canadian literature and culture and became best known as one of the most important literary theorists of the 20th century.

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Frye offers, in addition, challenging and stimulating ideas for the teaching of literature at lower school levels, designed both to promote an early interest and to lead the student to the knowledge and /5(4).

Frye says in the “Introduction” to the Third Essay: In this book we are attempting to outline a few of the grammatical rudiments of literary expression, and the elements of it that correspond to such musical elements as tonality, simple and {59} compound rhythm, canonical imitation, and the like We are suggesting that the resources of verbal expression are limited, if that is the.

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This site is like a library, Use search box. ↠´ Anatomy of Criticism: Four Essays ¿ If I had to choose one book as the foundation for an education in literary criticism and theory, I might choose Anatomy of Criticism I wish I had read it much earlier Even if one s goal were the deconstruction, to various ends or just for the hell of it, of the concept of literature, this might be the most.

• Northrop Frye working in the field of literature defined an archetype as a symbol, usually an image, which recurs often enough in literature to be recognizable as an element of one’s literary experience as a whole.

Northrop Frye rose to international prominence with the publication of Anatomy of Criticism, in and it firmly established him as one of the most brilliant, original and influential of modern critics. Frye died in On the whole, he wrote about twenty books on Western literature, culture, myth, archetypal theory, religion and social.

Frye's first two books, Fearful Symmetry () and Anatomy of Criticism () set forth the influential literary principles upon which he continued to elaborate in his numerous later works.

These include Fables of Identity: Studies in Poetic Mythology, The Well-Tempered Critic, and The Great Code: The Bible and Literature. Frye died in This revolutionary work provides a bold new answer, showing how law and literature spring from the same cultural impulses.

Drawing on the archetypal criticism of Northrop Frye, the book takes a unique, quasi-scientific approach to the subject, covering both law in literature and law as literature. Anatomy of Criticism: Four Essays (Princeton University Press, ) is a book by Canadian literary critic and theorist Northrop Frye that attempts to formulate an overall view of the scope, theory, principles, and techniques of literary criticism derived exclusively from literature.

Frye consciously omits all specific and practical criticism, instead offering classically inspired theories of. With five new critical studies of Northrop Frye hitting the bookstores this year, is turning out to be Frye’s year.

Frye was one of the 20th century masters of myth criticism: if you’re at all interested in archetypes, the hero’s journey, or the intersection of religion and literature, Frye is the writer for you. Words with Power is the crowning achievement of the latter half of Northrop Frye's career.

Portions of the work can be found in Frye's notebooks as far back as the mids when he had just finished Anatomy of Criticism, and he completed the book shortly before his death in In the early s, Northrop Frye began keeping notebooks with the aim of creating a critical epic that he referred to as the 'Third Book', a project intended as his third major work following Fearful Symmetry and Anatomy of Criticism.

As described by Michael Dolzani, Frye's ambition for the 'Third Book' was for it to become no less than a "symbolic guide to the entire universe". Northrop Frye will make you realize how little you've actually read.

The book can be nauseating at times because of the sheer amount of references he makes, but I don't know of any better foundation for an understanding of the mythological structure of literature.

This book is /5(79). The great Canadian literary critic and humanist Northrop Frye taught at Victoria College, University of Toronto, for fifty-three years. Remembering Northrop Frye () brought together letters from eighty-nine of Fryes students and friends in which they recorded their recollections of him as a teacher during the s and s.

This volume brings together Northrop Frye's criticism on twentieth-century literature, a body of work produced over almost sixty years. Including Frye's incisive book, T.S. Eliot, as well as his discussions of writers such as James Joyce, W.B. Yeats, Wallace Stevens, and George Orwell, the volume also contains a recently discovered review of C.G.

Jung's book on the synchronicity principle. Northrop Frye wrote Anatomy of Criticism, which consists of four interrelated essays, to explore the nature of literature and how it functions as an art form. His ultimate objective is to direct. Northrop Frye has books on Goodreads with ratings. Northrop Frye’s most popular book is Anatomy of Criticism.

My first imaginary conversation will reveal important parallels between Frye’s literary and cultural theory on the one hand, and cognitive literary studies on the other, which make it worthwhile to look at these theories in each others’ lights.¹ The most important parallels concern the relation of metaphors to one another and to the larger mental models that structure culture, literature.Hardcover.

First Edition of Northrop Frye's second book, establishing his reputation as literary critic, hailed by Harold Bloom, who credits Northrop Frye as his nearest precursor, "Anatomy establishes Frye as "the foremost living student of Western literature", briefly Inscribed by Northrop Frye ."In his long and eminent scholarly career, Northrop Frye engaged with subjects ranging from classics to twentieth-century writings.

Northrop Frye's Canadian Literary Criticism examines the impact of Frye's criticism on Canadian literary scholarship as well as the response of Frye's peers to his articulation of a 'Canadian' criticism.