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Northrop Frye (literary critic)

Ink Wash & Pencil, 2007

“The axiom of criticism must be, not that the poet does not know what he is talking about, but that he cannot talk about what he knows. To defend the right of criticism to exist at all, therefore, is to assume that criticism is a structure of thought and knowledge existing in its own right, with some measure of independence from the art it deals with”

Northrop Frye (literary critic)

( * quote: Wikipedia)

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