ERIC Number: EJ679671
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: 0
Teaching K. A. Porter's "That Tree."
Monton, Elena Ortells
Academic Exchange Quarterly, v7 n2 p278-282 Sum 2003
Susan Lanser's poetics of point of view provides sound basis for the unveiling of the deeper layers of significance embedded behind the formal properties of a literary text. By applying her theory to the analysis of Porter's "That Tree," this article aims to yield a practical example of its enlightening use in the classroom. (Contains 18 references.) (Author)
Descriptors: Colleges, Cultural Exchange, Higher Education, Instruction, Latin American Culture, Literary Criticism, Reader Response, United States Literature
Rapid Intellect Group, P.O. Box 131, Stuyvesant Falls, NY 12174. Tel: 423-697-4504.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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