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Literary Theory

A guide to literary theory, schools of criticism, and associated resources.

Books about Specific Critical Schools

 

E-books on Theory

 

Schools of Criticism

 

 

Formalism, also called "Russian Formalism"
New Criticism
Psychoanalytic Criticism, also called "Psychological Criticism"
New Historicism, also called Cultural Studies
Feminist Criticism
Gender Studies (Literature) Also called
Reader-response theory, also called "Reception Theory"
Deconstruction

Literary and Cultural Theory Texts

 

Reader Response/ Reception Theory

 

Feminist Literary Theory

 

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