The English Reader

In “Two Cheers for Democracy,” Forster defends his gentle liberalism. Writing in an age of war and violence, Forster defends democracy and celebrates art and love as the “chiefjustification for the human experiment.” ...

Author: Diane Ravitch

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780195077292

Category: Literary Collections

Page: 486

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Collects poems, essays, songs, and speeches created during a four-hundred-year span of English history, arranging them chronologically and introducing each with a brief biography of the author.

Tradition in Modern Novel theory

Two Cheers for Democracy , p . 88 . 11. Aspects of the Novel , p . 27 . 12. Ibid . , p . 28 . 13. “ E.M. Forster ” , Writers at Work : ' The Paris Review ' Inierviews , ed . Malcolm Cowley ( London : Mercury Books , 1962 ) , p . 25 .

Author: Kaushal Kishore Sharma

Publisher: Abhinav Publications

ISBN: 0391024817

Category: English fiction

Page: 196

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Discusses theories of E.M. Forster, Somerset Maugham and Joyce Cary.

The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Two Cheers for Democracy ( 1951 ) “ What I Believe ' 5 So Two cheers for Democracy : one because it admits variety and two because it permits criticism . Two cheers are quite enough : there is no occasion to give three .

Author: Oxford University Press

Publisher: Oxford [England] : Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0198601735

Category: Reference

Page: 1136

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More than twenty thousand quotations from every era and location are combined in a comprehensive reference that also encompasses details of the earliest traceable source, birth and death dates, and career briefs for each entry, as well as a thematic and k

The Cambridge Companion to Virginia Woolf

1 and 2). Let me tell any aspiring researcher that according to the Coal Trades Directory the Bell family owned all these mines in ... 3 See E.M. Forster, Two Cheers for Democracy (London: Edward Arnold, 1972), 'Art for Art's Sake', p.

Author: Susan Sellers

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521896948

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 272

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A revised and fully updated edition, featuring five new chapters reflecting recent scholarship on Woolf.

Humanistic Heritage

Two Cheers for Democracy, Abinger edition (London: Edward Arnold, 1972) orig. edn 1951, p. 54. Wilfred Stone, The Cave and the Mountain: a Study of E. M. Forster (Stanford, Calif.; Stanford University Press, 1966) p. 19.

Author: Daniel R. Schwarz

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9781349108855

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 282

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This is an examination of the principle works of Anglo-American novel criticism, defining the values, method and concepts that these works have in common and advancing a defence of Anglo-American humanistic criticism and the ideas proposed by Structuralism, Marxism and deconstruction.

The Litterateur as Art theorist

Two Cheers for Democracy , p.121 . 101bid . , " ' To explain his point , Forster translates into English the most relevant portion of Paul Claudel's famous work , La Villa , as follows : I do not speak what I wish , but I conceive in ...

Author: Kaushal Kishore Sharma

Publisher: Sarup & Sons

ISBN: 8176253642

Category: Art

Page: 137

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The Cambridge Companion to Virginia Woolf

See E. M. Forster , Two Cheers for Democracy ( London : Edward Arnold , 1972 ) , ' Art for Art's Sake ' , p . 87 : I believe in art for art's sake . It is an unfashionable belief , and some of my statements must be of the nature of an ...

Author: Sellers Susan

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 0521625483

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 286

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Comprehensive study by leading scholars of Virginia Woolf and her novels, letters, diaries and essays.

Cavell on Film

10 Two Cheers for Romance B Y THE TITLE OF THESE remarks I mean to indicate both that romance is of more value than is assigned ... And at the same time I was glad to hark back across decades to E. M. Forster's Two Cheers for Democracy ...

Author: Stanley Cavell

Publisher: SUNY Press

ISBN: 0791464318

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 399

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In his introduction, William Rothman provides an overview of Cavell's work on film and his aims as a philosopher more generally."--BOOK JACKET.