Terry Eagleton: Lawrence Sanitised, 5 February 2004
Show More D.H. Lawrence and ‘Difference’: Post-Coloniality and the Poetry of the Present by Amit Chaudhuri.
Oxford, 226 pp., £20, June 2003, 0 19 926052 4Show More
“... out that some of the most distinguished names in the field – Barthes, Adorno, Foucault, Jameson, Geoffrey Hartman – are remarkably fine stylists, more so than the majority of non-theoretical critics. Writers do not on the whole take kindly to theorists, rather as shamans do not always look with favour on anthropologists. A lot of poets and novelists ...”