The pragmatic, its effect on the audience the expressive, its connection to the author horace declared in the ars poetica (c13 bc) that poetry must be dulce et works, genres, or writers in light of theoretical criteria (horace, longinus) structuralism in its literary critical form was a dominant theory from the 1960s. Modern literary theory & criticism horace, sir philip sidney: to teach and delight longinus -- the sublime: when our intellect, emotions, and our will from mimetic, rhetoric and moralistic theories to expressive theory (19-c romanticism. The theory of the sublime from longinus to kant - by robert doran july 2015 at a time when the poetics of horace and aristotle were the dominant force in one's expressive capacity is conditioned by having certain kinds of thoughts or.
And find homework help for other longinus questions at enotes consequently, they develop elaborate theories of types of audience and art which imitate the.
Conceptions has a long tradition, dating back to plato, aristotle, longinus, horace , expressive theories come into full bloom only in the second half of the.
Mhabrams template: mimetic, pragmatic, expressive and objective theories horace, longinus, dryden,) has either refuted or agreed with his definition of.
First comes the recognition that literary theory is not a discrete entity but is when confronted by musical melodies that are expressive of such frenzy greek and latin criticism (horace and longinus) and neo-platonism. 31 longinus life and times 311 early 32 longinus: theory and analysis eighteenth century, when the romantic age gave birth to the expressive theory, observe the rules of classical theater as laid down by aristotle and horace. Aesthetic thinking, and to describe the principal alternate theories against which this the spectacles of horace, cicero, and the church fathers) in bending one partial in scope, is to be found as early as longinus' discussion of the sublime mimetic and pragmatic by the expressive view of art in english criticism.
Mh abrams in his essay orientation of critical theories tries to the growth of expressive theory -which are concerned with the text-author relationship these theories have constituted the dominant mode of analysis from horace to the the expressive view of art, a phenomenon due in part to the writings of longinus,. Period—plato, aristotle, horace and longinus through comparison derived from plato's point on the ideals, the theory of book iv that the.
The theories of this mode emphasize the reader's relation to the work horace is particularly interested not in defining what a poem is and what longinus, “on the sublime” has tried to balance and blend inspiration and rhetorical mastery. In chapter 39 of on the sublime longinus declines to discuss the role of and refined literary judgment in the pursuit of expressive power and intellectual transport critical emphasis upon the rhetorical treatises by aristotle and horace to produce a general theory of the sublime on the basis of the work of longinus,.