Thursday, 19 April 2012
In the second part in our exclusive author interview with literary critic and Marxist theorist Terry Eagleton, Terry discusses the value of literary theory, fiction, the philosophy of literature and indeterminacy. In his witty new book The Event of Literature, Eagleton returns to the discipline to which he has devoted his career, literary theory, reconsidering previous stances of lit theory and offering fresh takes on much-studied books and critical theories.
Tuesday, 03 April 2012
In his new book The Event of Literature Terry Eagleton returns to the discipline to which he has devoted his career: literary theory. The book reconsiders previous stances of lit theory and offers fresh takes on much-studied books and critical theories. Here, in this exclusive author video, Terry discusses his conscious return to pure literary theory, and the implications of this in contemporary culture.
Friday, 30 March 2012
Yale’s 2012 Current Affairs Catalogue is now available to order and download from our Catalogues page. With books covering topics such as the Arab Spring, US diplomacy, Italian corruption, Chinese economics and Latin-American democracy, this year's catalogue contains a fantastic variety of forthcoming titles that look beyond the headlines to uncover the truth behind current events.