Fredric Jameson: The Programme Era, 22 November 2012
Show More The Programme Era: Postwar Fiction and the Rise of Creative Writing by Mark McGurl.
Harvard, 466 pp., £14.95, November 2012, 978 0 674 06209 2Show More
“... references (Wright Mills, Pine and Gilmore, Thomas Frank), and even a few socio-economic ones (Ulrich Beck, Anthony Giddens). The point is, however, not necessarily to endorse these (many are standard culture critiques), but rather to indicate the direction in which literary theory opens onto other disciplines. Class analysis is meanwhile ...”