The Concept of Literature: a Description and an Evaluation

  • Anders Pettersson


There is a long-standing discussion about the concept of literature and its definition (or abolition, or revision) among students of literature and of literary aesthetics. Though I have profited much from following these debates over the years, I have also felt a growing dissatisfaction with the premises which underlie the arguments both of the concept’s advocates and of its critics.


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© Stein Haugom Olsen and Anders Pettersson 2005

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