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Eloquent Obsessions

Writing Cultural Criticism

by Marianna Torgovnick

  • 348 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Duke University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • paper,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • 20th century,
  • Arts, American,
  • Culture,
  • Popular culture,
  • United States,
  • Literary Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11422180M
    ISBN 10082231472X
    ISBN 109780822314721

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