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By Jean O'Grady

ISBN-10: 0802097421

ISBN-13: 9780802097422

It is usually forgotten that Northrop Frye, a student identified mainly for his books and articles, was once additionally a talented speaker who was once by no means reluctant to be interviewed. This number of 111 interviews and discussions with the critic assembles all of these released or broadcast on radio or tv. additionally integrated one of the interviews are a couple of conversations now not normally identified, a lot of them transcribed from tapes accrued from own collections.

Interviews with Northrop Frye goals to supply one other view of the recognized literary critic, one who supplementations that that is usually bought from studying his published works. starting from the earliest interviews in 1948 to discussions that happened mere months sooner than his demise in 1991, this quantity is a whole portrait of Frye the conversationalist, demonstrating that he used to be able to expressing his concept simply as lucidly in individual as he may possibly on paper. one of the subject matters integrated are Frye?s perspectives on educating, writing, and Canadian literature, his evaluations at the nation of feedback, and a desirable trade touching on modern religion.

For somebody attracted to the lifestyles and profession of Northrop Frye, those interviews are an effective way to realize higher perception into the guy and his work.

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