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King Lear-Studies in New Historicism

Author MaGuangLi
Tutor FangHanWen
School Suzhou University
Course Comparative Literature and World Literature
Keywords King Lear study New Historicism Tragedy Power and Discourse
Type Master's thesis
Year 2005
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New Historicism criticism of the twentieth century, one of the most important schools of literary criticism, it marked the beginning of the 1980s, European and American literary critic interest in the Renaissance. The such criticism Mode refute the empirical studies in 20th century Europe and the United States as well as text center, is a different old historicism and formalism criticized the \That started the four elements of the world, works of art, writers, readers \play a positive role in the development history of Western literary criticism, and this theory inherent deficiencies. At the same time, \The article is divided into three parts. The first part focuses on the new historicism criticism literary theory advocated its characteristics. The New Historicism criticism mode dedicated to the to restore historical factors in the study of literature and text advocates will be examined in the social context, the writer of 20th century literature - works center - the reader - social center metastasis. Antennae and the entire cultural practice to pursue a new rule that \The second part as a clue to the passage of time, to review the history of \When it comes to the discussion of this criticism genre of \So as to make some foreshadowing new historicism criticism of \The New Historicism criticism this genre has opened up a new way, in a sense for the development of the Western literary criticism to their own practice, active integration into the ocean of cultural studies, a place in which to win a unique mode of criticism. It maneuver in the study between cultural studies and literary criticism, from simple text-based research into the economic, political, and social issues level, new historicism criticism to advocate a comprehensive mode of thinking, but also can be seen as too fine disciplinary thinking a rebuttal. The new history of righteous criticism is criticism toward diverse cultural poetics criticism from writers center of criticism and text center. The third part of the article is the Light of the \is a character tragedy, it is a social tragedy, it is one pair of feudal society

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