In recent years, articles in major periodicals from the New York Times Magazine to the Times Literary Supplement have heralded the arrival of a new school of literary studies that promises-or threatens-to profoundly shift the current paradigm. This revolutionary approach, known as Darwinian literary studies, is based on a few simple premises: evolution has produced a universal landscape of the human mind that can be scientifically mapped; these universal tendencies are reflected in the composition, reception, and ...

The Literary Animal: Evolution and the Nature of Narrative 2005, Northwestern University Press

ISBN-13: 9780810122871

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The Literary Animal: Evolution and the Nature of Narrative 2005, Northwestern University Press

ISBN-13: 9780810122864

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