One of the main objections to a canon of literature is the question of ...
automatically creates two categories, those that are on the list and those that are
Books shelved as literary-canon: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, Jane Eyre
by Charlotte Brontë, Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen, The Great Gatsby...
This canon is not modeled off of one particular literary canon, but based on a
variety of ... The following is a list of canonical authors and canonical works.
The list is heavily biased towards the traditional canon of English Literature – i.e.
what people think should be great as opposed to what people think is great, ...
Jan 28, 2014 ... Like a classical philologist, Bloom divides his Canon into four “ages” or ..... Not all
of the works here can prove to be canonical . . . literary ...
he American Heritage Dictionary has eleven separate definitions of the term
canon, the most relevant of which is "an authoritative list, as of the works of an ...
Harold Bloom's list of the Great Books from the Western Canon. ... "Since the
literary canon is at issue here, I include only those religious, philosophical, ...
Sep 16, 2007 ... Reading List: Books on the Canon Wars (September 16, 2007) .... One can
debate the changing fortunes of writers on the literary stock market, ...
The English canon, like the English Constitution, does not exist in written form,
and ... the literary canon does not exist, but we can all recite the names on the list.
May 22, 2013 ... The canon debate—whether referring to the American Literary Canon ... If you
were designing the Required Reading List for All High Schools ...