Chapter Four is a close reading of John Guillory’s Cultural Capital: The Problem of Literary Canon Formation (1993) and explores the political ideology underlying its selective use of the work of Pierre Bourdieu, Antonio Gramsci and T.S.Eliot. Find John Guillory's memorial at Legacy.com. You can leave condolences in the Guest Book, buy sympathy flowers, and pay your respects.

Cultural Capital(1st Edition) The Problem of Literary Canon Formation by John Guillory Hardcover, 408 Pages, Published 1993 by University Of Chicago Press ISBN-13: 978-0-226-31043-5, ISBN: 0-226-31043-4 Kolbas stakes out new territory in assessing the war over literary canon formation, a subject that contemporary polemicists have devoted much ink to. Throughout this succinct manuscript, Kolbas ranges through the sociology and politics of culture, aesthetic theory, and literary theory to develop his point that texts not only must should be situated in the historical and material conditions of ...