Chapter 6. Reader-Response Criticism

  1. Thomas A. Schmitz

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692295.ch6

Modern Literary Theory and Ancient Texts: An Introduction

Modern Literary Theory and Ancient Texts: An Introduction

How to Cite

Schmitz, T. A. (2007) Reader-Response Criticism, in Modern Literary Theory and Ancient Texts: An Introduction, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692295.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 14 SEP 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405153751

Online ISBN: 9780470692295

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Keywords:

  • reader-response criticism;
  • linguistic structuralism;
  • poststructuralism;
  • polemical arguments;
  • traditional philologists

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Empirical Reception Studies

  • Aesthetics of Reception

  • American Reader-Response Criticism

  • Wheeler 's Analysis of Ovid 's Metamorphoses

  • Further Reading