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Authors.

English authors. Kathy Acker. Peter Ackroyd. Chinua Achebe. Gilbert Adair. Mark Akenside. Edward Albee. Louisa May Alcott. Richard Aldington. Brian Aldiss. King Alfred. Woody Allen. Kingsley Amis. Martin Amis. Poul Anderson. Sherwood Anderson. Hannah Arendt. John Ashbery. Isaac Asimov. Margaret Atwood. W. H. Auden. Jane Austen. Paul Auster. Francis Bacon. Hilary Bailey. James Baldwin. J. G. Ballard. John Banville. Pat Barker. Julian Barnes. James R. Barrie. John Barth. Donald Barthelme. Francis Beaumont. Samuel Beckett. William Beckford. Max Beerbohm. Aphra Behn. Edward Bellamy. Saul Bellow. Gregory Benford. Arnold Bennett. James Bentham. Beowulf. John Berger. George Berkeley. Alfred Bester. Ambrose Bierce. Michael Bishop. Richard Blackmore. William Blake. James Blish. Bolingbroke. Edward Bond. George Borrow. James Boswell. Elizabeth Bowen. Patrick Bowles. William Boyd. Malcolm Bradbury. Ray Bradbury. F. H. Bradley. Richard Brautigan. Robert Bridges. Anne Brontë. Charlotte Brontë. Emily Brontë. Christine Brooke-Rose. Rupert Brooke. Anita Brookner. Charles Brockden Brown. George Mackay Brown. Thomas Browne. Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Robert Browning. Edward Bulwer-Lytton. John Bunyan. Anthony Burgess. Frances Burney. Robert Burns. Edgar Rice Burroughs. William Burroughs. Robert Burton. Joseph Butler. Samuel Butler (17th c.). Samuel Butler (19th c.). A. S. Byatt. Lord Byron. George Washington Cable. J. W. Campbell. Truman Capote. Thomas Carew. Peter Carey. Thomas Carlyle. Lewis Carroll. Angela Carter. Barbara Cartland. Raymond Carver. Willa Cather. Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle. John Clare. Edward Hyde, Earl of Clarendon. Arthur C. Clarke. John Cleland. Arthur Hugh Clugh. J. M. Coetzee. Leonard Cohen. Warwick Collins. Wilkie Collins. William Collins. William Congreve. Joseph Conrad. James Fenimore Cooper. Robert Coover. Charles Cotton. Abraham Cowley. William Cowper. George Crabbe. Hart Crane. Stephen Crane. Richard Crashaw. Michael Crichton. e.e. cummings. Cynewulf. Raymond Chandler. George Chapman. Thomas Chatterton. Bruce Chatwin. Geoffrey Chaucer. G. K. Chesterton. Henry Chettle. Kate Chopin. Agatha Christie. Winston Churchill. Roald Dahl. Samuel Daniel. William Davenant. Lindsey Davis. Walter de la Mare. Daniel Defoe. Thomas Dekker. Samuel R. Delany. Don DeLillo. John Denham. Philip K. Dick. Charles Dickens. Emily Dickinson. Isak Dinesen. Benjamin Disraeli. E. L. Doctorow. John Donne. H.D. (Hilda Doolittle). John Dos Passos. Arthur Conan Doyle. Margaret Drabble. Michael Drayton. Theodore Dreiser. Maureen Duffy. William Dunbar. Lawrence Durrell. Gerald Durrell. Bob Dylan. Maria Edgeworth. George Eliot. T. S. Eliot. Alice Thomas Ellis. Bret Easton Ellis. Ralph Ellison. Ralph Waldo Emerson. George Etherege. John Evelyn. George Farquhar. William Faulkner. Raymond Federman. Henry Fielding. F. Scott Fitzgerald. Penelope Fitzgerald. John Fletcher. Ford Madox Ford. John Ford. Richard Ford. E. M. Forster. John Fowles. Charles James Fox. Benjamin Franklin. George MacDonald Fraser. Brian Friel. Erich Fromm. Robert Frost. John Fuller. William Gaddis. John Galsworthy. John Gardner. George Gascoigne. Elizabeth Gaskell. William Gass. John Gay. Edward Gibbon. Lewis Grassic Gibbon. William Gibson. Charlotte Perkins Gilman. Allen Ginsberg. George Gissing. William Godwin. William Golding. Oliver Goldsmith. Nadine Gordimer. John Gower. Robert Graves. Alasdair Gray. Thomas Gray. Graham Greene. Robert Greene. Philippa Gregory. Nicholas Grimald. Robert Grosseteste. H. Rider Haggard. Richard Hakluyt. George Savile (Lord Halifax). Dashiell Hammett. Thomas Hardy. Thomas Harriot (or Hariot). Harry Harrison. M. J. Harrison. Toni Harrison. Bret Harte. L. P. Hartley. John Hawkes. Nathaniel Hawthorne. Seamus Heaney. Robert Heinlein. Joseph Heller. Ernest Hemingway. Robert Henryson. George Herbert. Robert Herrick. John Heywood. Susan Hill. Thomas Hobbes. Thomas Hoccleve. W. H. Hodgson. Oliver Wendell Holmes. Gerard Manley Hopkins. A. E. Housman. William Dean Howells. Ted Hughes. David Hume. Zora Neale Hurston. Aldous Huxley. Elizabeth Inchbald. John Irving. Washington Irving. Kazuo Ishiguro. Henry James. P. D. James. William James. Jennifer Johnston. Ben Jonson. Neil Jordan. James Joyce. John Keats. James Kelman. William Kennedy. Jack Kerouac. Stephen King. A. W. Kinglake. Charles Kingsley. Maxine Hong Kingston. Rudyard Kipling. Arthur Koestler. Jerzy Kosinski. Thomas Kyd. Andrew Lang. William Langland. Philip Larkin. D. H. Lawrence. T. E. Lawrence. Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu. Ursula K. Le Guin. David Leavitt. Nathaniel Lee. Doris Lessing. G. H. Lewes. Cecil Day-Lewis. C. S. Lewis. Matthew Gregory Lewis. Sinclair Lewis. P. Wyndham Lewis. Penelope Lively. John Locke. David Lodge. Thomas Lodge. Christopher Logue. Jack London. H. P. Lovecraft. Richard Lovelace. Robert Lowell. Malcolm Lowry. John Lyly. George Macbeth. Henry Mackenzie. Louis MacNeice. James Macpherson. Norman Mailer. Bernard Malamud. Thomas Malory. David Malouf. Katherine Mansfield. Hilary Mantel. Christopher Marlowe. Stephen Marlowe. Frederick Marryat. John Marston. Andrew Marvell. John Masefield. Allan Massie. Philip Massinger. Charles Robert Maturin. W. S. Maugham. Cormac McCarthy. Carson McCullers. Ian McEwan. Patrick McGrath. Jay McInerney. Herman Melville. George Meredith. James Michener. Thomas Middleton. John Milton. John Stuart Mill. Arthur Miller. Henry Miller. Mary Wortley Montagu. Michael Moorcock. George Moore. Marianne Moore. Thomas More. Edwin Morgan. William Morris. Toni Morrison. John Mortimer. Andrew Motion. Edwin Muir. Bharati Mukherjee. Anthony Munday. Alice Munro. Iris Murdoch. Vladimir Nabokov. V. S. Naipaul. John Henry Newman. Isaac Newton. Frank Norris. Robert Nye. Joyce Carol Oates. Flann O'Brien. Sean O'Casey. Flannery O'Connor. Ben Okri. John Oldham. Michael Ondaatje. Eugene O'Neill. George Orwell. John Osborne. Thomas Otway. Wilfred Owen. Cynthia Ozick. Thomas Nelson Page. Robert Paltock. Charles Palliser. Coventry Patmore. Thomas Love Peacock. George Peele. Samuel Pepys. Caryll Phillips. Harold Pinter. Sylvia Plath. Edgar Allan Poe. Frederick Pohl. Alexander Pope. Ezra Pound. John Cowper Powys. J. B. Priestley. Matthew Prior. Barbara Pym. Thomas Pynchon. Francis Quarles. Anne Radcliffe. Craig Raine. Walter Ralegh. Herbert Read. Ishmael Reed. Mary Renault. Ruth Rendell. Jean Rhys. Dorothy Richardson. Samuel Richardson. John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester. Christine Rossetti. Dante Gabriel Rossetti. Philip Roth. Nathaniel Rowe. William Rowley. Salman Rushdie. Joanna Russ. Bertrand Russell. Vita Sackville-West. Nicholas Salaman. J. D. Salinger. Sigfried Sassoon. Walter Scott. Charles Sedley. Anne Sexton. Thomas Shadwell. William Shakespeare. All's Well that Ends Well. As You Like It. The Comedy of Errors. Cymbeline. Love's Labour's Lost. Measure for Measure. The Merchant of Venice. The Merry Wives of Windsor. A Midsummer Night's Dream. Much Ado About Nothing. Pericles. The Taming of the Shrew. The Tempest. Troilus and Cressida. Twelfth Night. The Two Gentlemen of Verona. The Two Noble Kinsmen. The Winter's Tale. King Henry IV (I and II). King Henry V. King Henry VI (I, II, III). King Henry VIII. King John. King Richard II. King Richard III. The Poems. The Sonnets. Antony and Cleopatra. Coriolanus. Hamlet. Julius Caesar. King Lear. Macbeth. Othello. Romeo and Juliet. Timon of Athens. Titus Andronicus. Shakespeare Apocrypha. Shakespeare: Aesthetics. Shakespeare: Biography. Shakespeare: Comedies. Shakespeare: Context. Shakespeare criticism. Shakespeare: Characters. Shakespeare: Early criticism. Shakespeare: Films. Shakespeare: Genre. Shakespeare: Genre. Shakespeare: Histories. Shakespeare: Ideology. Shakespeare: Language and style. Shakespeare: Music. Shakespeare and other writers. Shakespeare: Performance. Shakespeare: Reflexivity. Shakespeare: Romances. Shakespeare: Roman plays. Shakespeare: Sources. Shakespeare: Stagecraft. Teaching Shakespeare. Shakespeare: Textual problems. Shakespeare: Theatres / Globe Theatre. Shakespeare: Tragedies. Shakespeare: Tragicomedies. Shakespeare: Translations. Shakespeare: Miscellaneous. Shakespeare: Other resources. George Bernard Shaw. Robert Sheckley. Alice Hastings Sheldon (ps. James Tiptree, Jr.). Mary Shelley. Percy Bysshe Shelley. William Shenstone. Sam Shepard. Richard Brinsley Sheridan. M. P. Shiel. James Shirley. Robert Silverberg. Allan Sillitoe. Clifford D. Simak. Iain Sinclair. Isaac Bashevis Singer. John Skelton. B. F. Skinner. Christopher Smart. Jane Smiley. Adam Smith. Iain Crichton Smith. Thomas Smollett. C. P. Snow. Thomas Southerne. Robert Southey. Wole Soyinka. Muriel Spark. Herbert Spencer. Stephen Spender. Edmund Spenser. Olaf Stapledon. Richard Steele. Gertrude Stein. John Steinbeck. Laurence Sterne. Wallace Stevens. Robert Louis Stevenson. Bram Stoker. Tom Stoppard. Harriet Beecher Stowe. Thomas Sturgeon. John Suckling. Graham Swift. Jonathan Swift. Algernon Charles Swinburne. John Millington Synge. Emma Tennant. Alfred Tennyson. William Makepeace Thackeray. Paul Theroux. Dylan Thomas. Jim Thompson. James Thomson. Henry David Thoreau. Gillian Tindall. J. R. R. Tolkien. Charles Tomlison. Cyril Tourneur. Thomas Traherne. Rose Tremain. William Trevor. Anthony Trollope. Samuel L. Clemens, ps. Mark Twain. Barry Unsworth. John Updike. John Vanbrugh. Henry Vaughan. Gore Vidal. Margaret Visser. Kurt Vonnegut. John Wain. Derek Walcott. Alice Walker. Horace Walpole. Izaak Walton. Edmund Waller. Mrs Humphry Ward. Marina Warner. Robert Penn Warren. Ian Watson. Theodore Watts-Dunton. Isaac Watts. Evelyn Waugh. John Webster. Fay Weldon. Eudora Welty. H. G. Wells. Arnold Wesker. John Wesley. Morris West. Nathaniel West. Edith Wharton. Patrick White. Walt Whitman. John Greenleaf Whittier. Oscar Wilde. Angus Wilson. Nigel Williams. Tennessee Williams. William Carlos Williams. Connie Willis. Jeanette Winterson. P. G. Wodehouse. Mary Wollstonecraft. Richard Woodman. Virginia Woolf. Dorothy Wordsworth. William Wordsworth. Richard Wright. Sidney Fowler Wright. Wulfstan. Thomas Wyatt. William Wycherley. W. B. Yeats. Edward Young.

French authors. Arthur Adamov. Alain. Alain-Fournier. Jean Anouilh. Guillaume Apollinaire. Louis Aragon. Antonin Artaud. Jacques Audiberti. Marcel Aymé. Honoré de Balzac. Théodore de Banville. Barbey d'Aurevilly. Maurice Barrès. Hervé Bazin. Cyrano de Bergerac. Georges Bernanos. Béroul. Maurice Blanchot. Léon Bloy. Bossuet. Paul Bourget. André Breton. Michel Butor. José Cabanis. Jean Calvin. Albert Camus. Louis-Ferdinand Céline. Blaise Cendrars. E. M. Cioran. Paul Claudel. Jean Cocteau. Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette. Auguste Comte. Etienne Bonnot de Condillac. Benjamin Constant. Pierre Corneille. Sébastien de Chamfort. René Char. François-René de Chateaubriand. André Chénier. Chrétien de Troyes. Alphonse Daudet. Charles de Coster. René Descartes. Denis Diderot. Joachim du Bellay. Georges Duhamel. Edouard Dujardin. Alexandre Dumas. Marguerite Duras. Honoré D'Urfé. Paul Eluard. Fénelon. Gustave Flaubert. Charles Fourier. Anatole France. Jean Froissart. Eugène Fromentin. Théophile Gautier. Jean Genet. André Gide. Jean Giono. Jean Giraudoux. Julien Gracq. Julien Green. Victor Hugo. Joris-Karl Huysmans. Eugène Ionesco. Edmond Jabès. Francis Jammes. Alfred Jarry. Jean de La Bruyère. Jean de La Fontaine. François de La Rochefoucauld. Antoine de La Salle. Pierre Choderlos de Laclos. Mme. de Lafayette. Jules Laforgue. Pascal Lainé. Alphonse de Lamartine. Isidore Ducasse, ps. "Comte de Lautréamont." J. M. G. Le Clézio. Leconte de Lisle. Bernard-Henri Lévy. Guillaume de Lorris et Jean de Meun. Pierre Loti. Maurice Maeterlinck. François de Malherbe. André Malraux. Stéphane Mallarmé. Marguerite de Navarre. Marie de France. Marivaux. Roger Martin du Gard. Guy de Maupassant. François Mauriac. André Maurois. Charles Maurras. Henri Michaux. Jules Michelet. Octave Mirbeau. Molière. Michel de Montaigne. Montesquieu. Henri de Montherlant. Paul Morand. Jean Moréas. Alfred de Musset. Gérard de Nerval. Marcel Pagnol. Blaise Pascal. Charles Péguy. Robert Pinget. Francis Ponge. Jacques Prévert. Abbé Prévost. Marcel Proust. Raymond Queneau. François Rabelais. Jean Racine. Raymond Radiguet. Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz. Arthur Rimbaud. Alain Robbe-Grillet. Romain Rolland. Jules Romains. Pierre de Ronsard. Jean-Jacques Rousseau. Raymond Roussel. Marquis de Sade. Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. Saint-John Perse. Bernardin de Saint-Pierre. Saint-Simon. Armand Salacrou. George Sand. Nathalie Sarraute. Paul Scarron. Léopold Sédar Senghor. Mme. de Sévigné. Georges Simenon. Claude Simon. Philippe Sollers. Stendhal. André Suarès. Jules Supervielle. Michel Tournier. Henri Troyat. Paul Valéry. Émile Verhaeren. Paul Verlaine. Jules Verne. Boris Vian. Alfred de Vigny. Villiers de l'Isle-Adam. François Villon. Voltaire. Marguerite Yourcenar. Émile Zola.

German authors. Thomas Bernhard. J. G. Fichte. Max Frisch. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. Günther Grass. Peter Handke. G. W. F. Hegel. Heinrich Heine. Hermann Hesse. Friedrich Hölderlin. E. T. A. Hoffmann. Edmund Husserl. Karl Jaspers. Franz Kafka. G. W. Leibniz. Thomas Mann. Robert Musil. Friedrich Nietzsche. Novalis.

Italian authors. Ludovico Ariosto. Giordano Bruno. Italo Calvino. B. Castiglione. Dante Alighieri. Giacomo Leopardi. Niccolò Machiavelli. Cesare Pavese. Francesco Petrarca. Luigi Pirandello. Torquato Tasso.

Spanish authors. Vicente Aleixandre. Alfonso X el Sabio. Juan Ruiz, Arcipreste de Hita. Roberto Arlt. Fernando Arrabal. Luis Eduardo Aute. José Martínez Ruiz, "Azorín". Pío Baroja. Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer. Juan Benet. Gonzalo de Berceo. José Bergamín. Adolfo Bioy Casares. Vicente Blasco Ibáñez. Jorge Luis Borges. Antonio Buero Vallejo. Guillermo Cabrera Infante. José Cadalso. Pedro Calderón de la Barca. Ramón de Campoamor. Alejo Carpentier. Rosalía de Castro. Camilo José Cela. Luis Cernuda. Miguel de Cervantes. Leopoldo Alas, "Clarín". Cristóbal Colón (Christopher Columbus). Julio Cortázar. Rosa Chacel Rubén Darío. Miguel Delibes. Francisco Delicado. Gerardo Diego. José de Espronceda. Jerónimo Feijoo. Leandro Fernández de Moratín. Jesús Ferrero. Fray Luis de Granada. Fray Luis de León. Carlos Fuentes. Federico García Lorca. Gabriel García Márquez. Garcilaso de la Vega. Enrique Gil y Carrasco. Ramón Gómez de la Serna. Luis de Góngora. José Agustín Goytisolo. Juan Goytisolo. Baltasar Gracián. Antonio de Guevara. Jorge Guillén. Miguel Hernández. Juan Ramón Jiménez. Gaspar Melchor de Jovellanos. Don Juan Manuel. Mariano José de Larra. José Lezama Lima. Félix Lope de Vega. Ignacio de Loyola. Julio Llamazares. Antonio Machado. Jorge Manrique. Javier Marías. Juan Marsé. José Martí. Carmen Martín Gaite. Luis Martín Santos. Juan José Millás. Gabriél Miró. Tirso de Molina. Jorge de Montemayor. Antonio Muñoz Molina. Pilar Nasarre. Elio Antonio de Nebrija. Pablo Neruda. Juan Carlos Onetti. José Ortega y Gasset. Emilia Pardo Bazán. Octavio Paz. José María de Pereda. Arturo Pérez-Reverte. Ramón Pérez de Ayala. Benito Pérez Galdós. Francisco de Quevedo. Duque de Rivas. Fernando de Rojas. Juan Rulfo. Ernesto Sábato. Pedro Salinas. José Luis Sampedro. San Juan de la Cruz. Diego de San Pedro. Rafael Sánchez Ferlosio. Santa Teresa de Jesús. Marqués de Santillana. Severo Sarduy. Fernando Savater. Ramón J. Sender. Alfonsina Storni. Gonzalo Torrente Ballester. Miguel de Unamuno. José Angel Valente. Luisa Valenzuela. Juan Valera. José María Valverde. Ramón María del Valle-Inclán. César Vallejo. Mario Vargas Llosa. Manuel Vázquez Montalbán. María Zambrano.

Other authors. Karel Capek. Milan Kundera. Soren Kierkegaard. Baruch Spinoza. Aeschylus. Aristophanes. Euripides. Hesiod. Homer. Menander. Sophocles. Sandor Ferenczi. Yukio Mishima. Apuleius. Augustine. Boethius. Julius Caesar. Catullus. Horace. Juvenal. Lucan Lucretius. Ovid. Plautus. Sallust. Seneca. Statius. Tacitus. Terence. Virgil. Alan of Lille. Nicholas Cusanus. Geoffrey of Monmouth. Heloise. Henrik Ibsen. Witold Gombrowicz. Stanislaw Lem. Luis de Camoens. Eça de Queiroz. Clarice Lispector. J. M. Machado de Assis. Fernando Pessoa. José Saramago. Anna Akhmatova. Anton Chekhov. Fiodor Dostoevsky. Nikolai Gogol. Vladimir Maiakovski. Boris Pasternak. Aleksandr Pushkin. Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn. Lev Tolstoi. Ivan Turgenev. Evgeni Zamiatin.

Critics and critical schools.

Early criticism: classical, medieval, neoclassical: Aristotle. Cicero. Pseudo-Longinus. Plato. Plutarch. Porphyry. Pseudo-Heraclitus. Quintilian. Peter Abelard. Thomas Aquinas. Averroes. Bede. Petrus Bercorius. Bernard Silvester. Giovanni Boccaccio. St. Bonaventure. Geoffrey of Vinsauf. Hugh of St. Victor. Isidore of Seville. St. Jerome. Nicholas Trevet. Pseudo-Dionysius the Areopagite. William of Aragon. William of Conches. John Wycliffe. Thomas Campion. William Caxton. Gabriel Harvey. Philip Sidney. Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam. Joseph Addison. Edmund Burke. John Dennis. John Dryden. Joseph Glanvill. Samuel Johnson. Thomas Rymer. Earl of Shaftesbury. Thomas Sprat. William Temple. Pierre Bayle. Nicolas Boileau. Gotthold Ephraim Lessing. Giambattista Vico. John Collier. Martin Luther. William Tyndale.

Impressionism, realism, romantic criticism, symbolism. James Russell Lowell. H. L. Mencken. Arthur Quiller-Couch. Charles-Augustin Sainte-Beuve. Lytton Strachey. Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Thomas De Quincey. William Hazlitt. Charles Lamb. J. H. Leigh Hunt. Charles Baudelaire. Arthur Symons.

Aesthetic criticism. Walter Pater. George Santayana. Richard Simpson. J. V. Cunningham. T. E. Hulme. Desmond MacCarthy. John Middleton Murry. Robert Alter. Ruby Cohn. Martin Esslin. E. H. Gombrich. Earl Miner. Benedetto Croce.

Formalist criticism: Chicago School, New Criticism, Russian Formalism, Stylistics: Wayne Booth. R. S. Crane. R. M. Adams. J. W. Beach. M. C. Beardsley. R. P. Blackmur. Cleanth Brooks. William Empson. Murray Krieger. Maynard Mack. John Crowe Ransom. I. A. Richards. Allan Rodway. Allen Tate. René Wellek. W. K. Wimsatt. Yvor Winters. Boris Eikhenbaum. Vladimir Propp. Viktor Shklovski. Boris Tomashevski. Iuri Tynianov. Norman Blake. Ronald Carter. Norman Page. Manuel José Gómez Lara. Fernando Lázaro Carreter.

Historical Scholarship. Henry Adams. Edward Arber. Edmund K. Chambers. Oliver Elton. W. P. Ker. Thomas Babington Macaulay. Walter Raleigh. George Saintsbury. Leslie Stephen. M. H. Abrams. J. W. H. Atkins. Walter Jackson Bate. F. W. Bateson. Louis Bredvold. Van Wyck Brooks. David Cecil. R. W. Chambers. David Daiches. Bonamy Dobrée. Leon Edel. H. J. C. Grierson. G. B. Harrison. Harry Levin. A. O. Lovejoy. Louis L. Martz. F. O. Matthiessen. George Sherburn. David Nichol Smith. John R. Sutherland. Geoffrey Tillotson. E. M. W. Tillyard. Hugh R. Trevor-Roper. John Dover Wilson. Basil Willey. Hazard Adams. Walter Allen. Albert C. Bauth. Harry Blamires. Fredson T. Bowers. Brian Boyd. Enoch Brater. Peter Brooker. John Russell Brown. Richard N. Coe. Ralph Cohen. Philip Collins. Denis Donoghue. Angus Easson. Richard Ellmann. Martin Esslin. Victor Erlich. Thomas Gullason. Andrew Gurr. Vernon Hall. O. B. Hardison. Christopher Hill. Maurice Hindle. Graham Hough. A. Norman Jeffares. Frederick R. Karl. Joseph Katz. Hugh Kenner. Frank Kermode. James Kinsley. George Levine. Barbara Kiefer Lewalski. M. M. Mahood. W. J. McCormack. Marshall McLuhan. A. J. Minnis. Kenneth Muir. Maximillian E. Novak. Patrick Parrinder. Rubin Rabinovitz. Pat Rogers. K. K. Ruthven. Gamini Salgado. Andrew Sanders. R. W. Stallman. Brian Stonehill. J. L. Styan. John A. Sutherland. Tony Tanner. Claire Tomalin. Brian Vickers. George Watson. Ian Watt. Stanley Wells. Ferdinand Brunetière. Gustave Lanson. Ernest Renan. Hippolyte Taine. E. R. Curtius. Hans-Robert Jauss. Gustav Ungerer. Antonio Ballesteros. Antonio Bravo García. Julio Caro Baroja. José Luis Chamosa. Teresa Fanego. Fernando Galván. Carlos García Gual. José Manuel González Fernández de Sevilla. Ana Manzanas. Rafael Portillo. Angel Luis Pujante. Patricia Shaw. Aránzazu Usandizaga. Pilar Zozaya.

Humanist criticism. Matthew Arnold. John Ruskin. Irving Babbitt. A. C. Bradley. L. C. Knights. F. R. Leavis. Q. D. Leavis. Samuel Holt Monk. Paul Elmer More. Irving Berlin. Harold Bloom. Boris Ford. Helen Gardner. Gerald Graff. Barbara Hardy. George Monteiro. V. S. Pritchett. Christopher Ricks. W. W. Robson. Joseph H. Summers. Julien Benda. Erich Auerbach. Oswald Spengler. María Antonia Alvarez Calleja. Rocío G. Davis. Miguel Martínez López.

Myth criticism. Joseph Campbell. J. G. Frazer. Northrop Frye. G. Wilson Knight. Mircea Eliade. René Girard. José Luis Caramés. Francisco Collado.

Philosophical criticism: Analytic criticism, Hermeneutics, Phenomenology. J. L. Austin. Nelson Goodman. Immanuel Kant. John R. Searle. Ludwig Wittgenstein. Michael André Bernstein. R. G. Collingwood. Mark Freeman. E. D. Hirsch. Alexandre Kojève. Emmanuel Levinas. Paul Ricoeur. Martin Buber. Rudolf Bultmann. Wilhelm Dilthey. J. G. Droysen. Hans-Georg Gadamer. Martin Heidegger. F. D. E. Schleiermacher. Gary Saul Morson. Georges Bataille. Henri Bergson. Gabriel Marcel. Maurice Merleau-Ponty. Georges Poulet. Jean-Paul Sartre. Jean Starobinski. Wolfgang Iser.

Political criticism: New York School, Cultural Criticism, Marxist criticism, Feminist criticism, Gay and Lesbian criticism, Minority and Third World criticism. Malcolm Cowley. Leslie Fiedler. Irving Howe. Alfred Kazin. Susan Sontag. Lionel Trilling. Edmund Wilson. Max Eastman. Peter William Evans. Clifford Geertz. Anthony Giddens. Ihab Hassan. Thomas McCarthy. George Steiner. Pierre Bourdieu. Max Horkheimer. Max Weber. Chantal Cornut-Gentille D'Arcy. Felicity Hand. Juan A. Suárez Sánchez. Marleen S. Barr. Gillian Beer. Catherine Belsey. Teresa de Lauretis. Mary Eagleton. Diane Elam. Patricia Elliot. Sandra M. Gilbert. Susan Gubar. Coppélia Kahn. Susan Sniader Lanser. Kate Millett. Toril Moi. Cherríe Moraga. Laura Mulvey. Annabel Patterson. Lorna Sage. Elaine Showalter. Sally Shuttleworth. Susan R. Suleiman. Janet Todd. Jane P. Tompkins. Naomi Wolf. Simone de Beauvoir. Hélène Cixous. Catherine Clément. Luce Irigaray. Julia Kristeva. Teresa Gómez Reus. Pilar Hidalgo. Judith Butler. Terry Castle. Jonathan Goldberg. Adrienne Rich. Eve K. Sedgwick. Monique Wittig. Tony Bennett. Christopher Caudwell. Jonathan Dollimore. Terry Eagleton. Graham Holderness. Fredric Jameson. Arnold Kettle. Philip Rahv. Kiernan Ryan. Madan Sarup. Alan Sinfield. Stan Smith. Peter Widdowson. Raymond Williams. Louis Althusser. Robert Escarpit. Pierre Macherey. Theodor W. Adorno. Walter Benjamin. Bertolt Brecht. Friedrich Engels. Jürgen Habermas. Herbert Marcuse. Karl Marx. Robert Weimann. Frantz Fanon. Henry Louis Gates. Edward W. Said. Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak.

Poststructuralist criticism; Deconstruction. Steven Connor. Paul de Man. Thomas Docherty. John Drakakis. Shoshana Felman. Stanley Fish. Stephen Greenblatt. Geoffrey Hartman. Jeremy Hawthorn. Stephen Heath. Linda Hutcheon. Barbara Johnson. Bruce Kawin. Robert Kiely. Vincent B. Leitch. Colin McCabe. Jerome McGann. J. Hillis Miller. K. M. Newton. Christopher Norris. Stephen Orgel. Patricia Parker. Richard Rorty. Raman Selden. Gregory Ulmer. David Walton. Robert Young. Jean Baudrillard. Gilles Deleuze. Jacques Derrida. Michel Foucault. Félix Guattari. Jean-François Lyotard. Celestino Deleyto. Mikhail M. Bakhtin.

Psychoanalytic criticism. Peter Brooks. Norman Holland. Jacqueline Rose. Gaston Bachelard. Gilbert Durand. Jacques Lacan. Lou Andréas-Salomé. Sigmund Freud. Carl G. Jung. Samuel Weber.

Religious criticism. Christian criticism. Muslim criticism.

Reviewers.

Structuralism and Semiotics. David Bordwell. Edward Branigan. Kenneth Burke. Stephen Cohan. Dorrit Cohn. Jonathan Culler. Seymour Chatman. Brian T. Fitch. Roger Fowler. Erving Goffman. Terence Hawkes. Paul Hernadi. Roman Jakobson. Ann Jefferson. George P. Landow. Carl D. Malmgren. Brian McHale. Christopher Nash. Charles Sanders Peirce. James Phelan. Mary Louise Pratt. Gerald Prince. Eric S. Rabkin. Michael Riffaterre. Robert Scholes. Michael Toolan. Patricia Waugh. Hayden White. Roland Barthes. Lucien Dällenbach. Gérard Genette. A. J. Greimas. Ludovic Janvier. Philippe Lejeune. Claude Lévi-Strauss. Georges Mounin. Jean Ricardou. Ferdinand de Saussure. Tzvetan Todorov. Umberto Eco. Cesare Segre. Tomás Albaladejo. Enrique Bernárdez. Antonio García Berrio. José Angel García Landa. Susana Onega. Beatriz Penas. Cándido Pérez Gállego. José María Pozuelo. Oscar Tacca. Jenaro Talens. Alicia Yllera. Vítor Manuel de Aguiar e Silva. Mieke Bal. Teun A. Van Dijk. Lubomír Dolezel. Iuri M. Lotman. Jan Mukarovsky.

Linguists

Other intellectuals. Art critics. Artists. Musicians. Singers. Historians. Journalists. Philosophers, anthropologists, psychologists, political theorists and social scientists. Scientists. Charles Darwin. Albert Einstein. Stephen J. Gould.

 

Subjects

Aesthetics. Aesthetic categories. Beauty. Estrangement. Humour. Illusion. Irony. Magic realism. Mimesis, representation. Monsters. Pornography. Reflexivity. Sublime. Taste. Uncanny. Verisimilitude. Wit. Aesthetic movements and styles. Avant-garde. Baroque. Classicism. Modernity. Modernism. Postmodernism. Realism. Surrealism.

Genres. Genre theory. Academic writing. Academic journals. Academic genres. Drama. Actors. Companies. Directors. Semiotics of drama. Comedy. Experimental drama. Opera. Tragedy. English drama. French drama. Spanish drama. Film. Film directors. Journalism. Magazines. Newspapers. English journalism. American journalism. French journalism. Spanish journalism. Narrative. Narratology - theory of narrative. Action, agents. Characters. Narrativity. Quest. Narrative space. Story. Narrative structure. Closure. Description. Narrative embedding and narrative levels. Narrative modes. Narrative patterns. Plot. Point of view, narrative perspective. Focalization. Retrospection. Narrative time. Narrative text. Narrative voice. Author. Textual author. Implied author. Narrators. Narration. Narrative person. Represented speech. Free indirect discourse. Stream of consciousness. Interior monologue. Narrative status. Interdisciplinary narratology. Reading narrative. Reflexive narrative. Anecdotes. Autobiography. Biography. Hagiography. Letters. Therapeutic narrative. Travel books. Conversational narrative. Fiction. Novel. Novelists. Commentary of fiction. Future of fiction. Origins of the novel. Popular fiction. Realist fiction. Fiction and society. Fiction and time. Fiction and women. Short fiction. Folk tale. Novella. Jokes. Short story. Children's fiction. Detective fiction. Experimental fiction. Fantasy. Gothic and horror fiction. Historical novel. Romance. Science fiction. History of fiction. English fiction. American fiction. French fiction. German fiction. Spanish fiction. History. Myth. Legends. Pornographic narrative. Reports. Poetry. Poets. Commentary of poetry. Form and structure in poetry. Language of poetry. Metrics. Semiotics of poetry. Women and poetry. English poetry. American poetry. French poetry. German poetry. Italian poetry. Spanish poetry. Advertising. Comics. Children's literature. Dictionaries and encyclopedias. Doctrinal and religious writings. Electronic texts. Essays. Humour and satirical writings. Letters. Oratory. Pamphlets. Philosophy. Political theory. Prose. Proverbs and sayings. Radio. Scientific texts. Sermons. Theology. Television and video.

Literary History. History of literature. Theory of literary history. Literary canon. Evolution of literature. Tradition. History of classical literature. History of medieval literature. Renaissance literature. Eighteenth-century literature. Romanticism. Nineteenth-century literature. Twentieth-century literature. History of English Literature. Medieval English literature. Renaissance English literature. Restoration literature. Augustan literature. Eighteenth-century English literature. Nineteenth-century English literature. English romantic literature. Victorian literature. Twentieth-century English literature. American literature. Early American literature. Nineteenth-century American literature. Twentieth-century American literature. Regional American literature. Minorities literature. Australian literature. Canadian literature. Irish literature. Indian literature. Scottish literature. Commonwealth and New English Literatures. French literature. German literature. Italian literature. Spanish literature. Latin American literature. African literture. American Indian literature. Arabic literature. Chinese Literature. Dutch literature. Greek literature. Japanese literature. Jewish literature. The Bible. Latin literature. Portuguese literature. Russian literature.

Literary Theory. Theory of literature. Criticism. Critical theory. History of criticism. Critical concepts. Critical schools. Bibliographies of literature. Dictionaries of literature and criticism. Literary resources. Authorship. Commentary handbooks. Creation and imagination. Literary characters. Interpretation. Interpretive theory. Classical hermeneutics. Intertextuality. Comparative literature. Hypertext. Paratextuality. Parody. Translation. Literature and anthropology. Literature and censorhip. Literature and colonialism. Literature and communication. Literature and computers. Literature and culture. Literature and education. Literature and ethics. Literature and exile. Literature and history. Literature and ideology. Literature and philosophy. Literature and politics. Literature and popular culture. Literature and psychology. Literature and race. Literature and racism. Literature and religion. Literature and science. Literature and sexuality. Literature and society. Literature and sociology. Literature and space. Literature and technology. Literature and the visual arts. Literature and war. Literature and women. Philology. Classical philology. English philology. Pragmatics of literature. Readers and reading. Rhetoric. Style. Literary language. Figures of speech. Figures of thought. Tropes. Allegory. Metaphor. Metonymy. Pun. Symbol. Semiotics of literature.

Language and linguistics. Linguistic concepts and categories. Applied linguistics. Cognitive linguistics. Computational linguistics. Conversation. Corpus linguistics. Dialogue. Discourse. Functional linguistics. Generative-transformational linguistics. Grammar. Interaction. Interlanguage. Lexis, lexicology. Meaning and linguistic interpretation. Morphology. Philosophy of language. Phonology and phonetics. Pragmatics. Psycholinguistics. Reading. Relevance. Second language acquisition. Semantics. Sociolinguistics. Speech acts theory. Speech. Structural linguistics. Syntax. Teaching language. Testing language. Text and text grammars. Theme, topic. Universal language. Women and language. Word formation. Writing. English language. English dictionaries. Early modern English. ESP: English for specific purposes. English grammar. History of English. Old English. English phonetics and phonology. English syntax. Teaching English (ELT). French. German. Latin. Italian. Spanish.

Semiotics. Semiology and structuralism. Communication. Fictionality. Intention. Proxemics, kinesics and paralanguage. Nonverbal communication.

Motifs. Theory of motifs. Thematics. Action. Addiction. Adolescence. Adultery. Agriculture. AIDS. Alchemy. Alienation. Androgyny. Animals. Anthropology. Antisemitism. Apocalypse. Artificial intelligence. Astronomy. Behavior. Being. Biology. Blacks. Body. Brain. Capitalism. Carnival Cities. Civilization. Colonialism. Communism. Computers. Consciousness. Consumer society. Cookery books. Corporations. Creation. Crime. Cross-cultural studies. Character. Childbirth. Children and childhood. Chimpanzees. Christian doctrine. Christianity. Church history. Church of England. Death. Democracy. Desire. Dialectics. Difference. Dinosaurs. Divorce. Doubles. Dreams. Drugs. Ecology. Economy. Education. Emotions. Enlightenment. Eroticism. Ethics. Everyday life. Evil. Evolution. Existentialism. Extinction. Extraterrestrial beings. Faith. Family. Fascism. Fashion. Feminine character. Fossils. Freedom. Friendship. Future. Games and play. Gardens. Gaze. Gender. Genetics. Geology. Ghosts. God. Happiness. Heroes and heroism. Holocaust. Homosexuality. Honour. Human origins. Humanism. Hypermedia. Hysteria. Identity. Ideology. Individuality. Industrial revolution. Industrial society. Intellectuals. Internet. Islam. Kings. Knowledge and Epistemology. Landscape. Laws. Lesbians. Liberty. Libraries. Life. Logic. Love. Madness. Magic. Man. Manners. Marriage. Marxism. Masochism. Mass culture. Mass media. Masturbation. Mathematics. Medicine. Melancholy. Memory. Men. Metaphysics. Method. Mind. Morals. Mothers and motherhood. Multiculturalism. Museums. Mysticism. Narcissism. Nationalism. Nations. Natural science. Natural philosohy. Natural law. Nature. Navigation. Nazism. Neurosis. Nuclear war. Oedipus complex. Old age. Orgasm. Otherness. Passions. Patriarchy. Peasants. Perversion. Phenomenology. Physics. Pluralism. Politeness. Politics. Population. Power. Pragmatism. Prehistoric man. Primitive societies. Printing. Prisons. Prizes. Prostitution. Protestantism. Psychoanalysis. Psychology. Psychosis. Psychotherapy. Publishers. Puritans. Quakers. Quantum theory. Race. Racial representations. Racism. Rape. Reality. Reason. Relationships. Religion. Repression. Reproduction. Revolution. Rights. Ritual. Royal Society. Sadomasochism. Saints. Science. Seduction. Self, subject. Sexuality. Silence. Skepticism. Slavery. Social class. Social life and relationships. Social science. Social structure. Socialism. Society. Sociology. Software. Soul. Space. Spectacle. State. Suffrage. Superstitions. Taboo. Technology. Theology. Theory. Theories. Time. Transvestism. Trials. Truth. Unconscious. Universe. University. Utopias. Violence. Virtual reality. Virtue. War. Witchcraft and witches. Women, women's studies, feminism. Work. Working class. Youngsters. Zoology.

Other disciplines.

Art. Art history. Architecture. Dance. Design. Music. Painting. Photography. Sculpture.

Geography and culture. Britain. England. Scotland. Wales. Ireland. America. United States. Canada. Australia. France. Germany. Italy. Spain. Latin America. Africa. America. Europe. Asia.

People. Individuals.

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