Frank Raymond Leavis


Frank Raymond Leavis
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  • Frank Raymond Leavis — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Frank Raymond Leavis CH (14 de julio de 1895 14 de abril de 1978) fue un influyente crítico literario británico. Su actividad profesional se desarrolló prácticamente por entero en el Downing College de la Universidad …   Wikipedia Español

  • Leavis, F.R. — ▪ British critic in full  Frank Raymond Leavis  born July 14, 1895, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Eng. died April 14, 1978, Cambridge       English literary critic who championed seriousness and moral depth in literature and criticized what he… …   Universalium

  • Leavis, F.R. —    b. 1895, Cambridge; d. 1978    Academic and critic    Frank Raymond Leavis was a teacher of English at Cambridge, whose mid century authority derived from his co editorship of the journal Scrutiny (1932– 53) and numerous works of humanist… …   Encyclopedia of contemporary British culture

  • Raymond — /ray meuhnd/, n. 1. Henry Jarvis /jahr vis/, 1820 69, U.S. publicist: founder of The New York Times. 2. a male given name: from Germanic words meaning counsel and protection. * * * (as used in expressions) Aron Raymond Claude Ferdinand Raymond… …   Universalium

  • frank — frank1 frankable, adj. franker, n. /frangk/, adj., franker, frankest, n., v. adj. 1. direct and unreserved in speech; straightforward; sincere: Her criticism of my work was frank but absolutely fair. 2. without inhibition or subterfuge; direct;… …   Universalium

  • Frank — /frangk/, n. 1. a member of a group of ancient Germanic peoples dwelling in the regions of the Rhine, one division of whom, the Salians, conquered Gaul about A.D. 500, founded an extensive kingdom, and gave origin to the name France. 2. (in the… …   Universalium

  • Leavis — biographical name Frank Raymond 1895 1978 English critic • Leavisian adjective • Leavisite adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Leavis —   [ liːvɪs], F. (Frank) R. (Raymond), englischer Literaturkritiker, * Cambridge 14. 7. 1895, ✝ ebenda 17. 4. 1978; war 1936 62 Fellow des Downing College in Cambridge. Leavis betonte die moralische Funktion der Literatur und war ein… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • F. R. Leavis — Frank Raymond Leavis CH (14 July 1895 14 April 1978) was an influential British literary critic of the early to mid twentieth century. He taught and studied for nearly his entire life at Downing College, Cambridge.Early lifeFrank Raymond Leavis… …   Wikipedia

  • F. R. Leavis — Frank Raymond Leavis CH (Cambridge, 14 juillet 1895 14 avril 1978) est un critique littéraire britannique influent de la première moitié du XXe siècle. Il enseigne et étudie pratiquement toute sa vie au Downing College de …   Wikipédia en Français


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