Inside the Critics’ Circle
副标题: Book Reviewing in Uncertain Times
作者: Phillipa K. Chong
出版社: Princeton University Press,   2020
ISBN: 9780691167466
来源数据库: Project MUSE
原始语种摘要: An inside look at the politics of book reviewing, from the assignment and writing of reviews to why critics think we should listen to what they have to say Taking readers behind the scenes in the world of fiction reviewing, Inside the Critics’ Circle explores the ways that critics evaluate books despite the inherent subjectivity involved, and the uncertainties of reviewing when seemingly anyone can be a reviewer. Drawing on interviews with critics from such venues as the New York Times , Los Angeles Times , and Washington Post , Phillipa Chong delves into the complexities of the review-writing process, including the considerations, values, and cultural and personal anxieties that shape what critics do. Chong explores how critics are paired with review assignments, why they accept these...
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  • reviewing 检查
  • willingness 志愿
  • behind 在后
  • look 
  • reviewer 审查者
  • employ 使用
  • worried 担心
  • inherent 固有的
  • question 问题
  • writing 记录