Defining Criticism, Theory, and Literature

Listening to a Conversation

Eavesdropping on a Literature Classroom

Can a Text Have More Than One Interpretation?

How to Become a Literary Critic

What is Literary Criticism?

What is Literary Theory?

Making Meaning from Text

The Reading Process and Literary Theory

What is Literature?

Literature Theory and the Definition of Literature

The Function of Literature and Literary Theory

Beginning the Formal Study of Literature