دانلود رایگان کتاب Doing Literary Criticism
Some times the word criticism puts people off , because in every day use it has negative connotations . We usually think of a critic as the kind of grumpy person who seems to exist solely to find problems and stress faults .
The word means more than that , however . It comes from Greek verb kritikos , which means to judge or to decide . In its original sense , a critic is simply a person who expresses an informed judgment or opinion about the meaning , value , truth , beauty , or artistry of something .
In everyday culture , we are surrounded by criticism of this sort. A popular TV show has two film critics sitting side by side in a theater evaluating the week,s new movies …..