Art of Reading of Rimvydas Šilbajoris – “to Connect the Wires” Cover Image

Rimvydo Šilbajorio skaitymo menas – „sujungti laidus“
Art of Reading of Rimvydas Šilbajoris – “to Connect the Wires”

Author(s): Aušra Jurgutienė
Subject(s): Language and Literature Studies
Published by: Vytauto Didžiojo Universitetas
Keywords: Formalism; structuralism; literary criticism; Reader-response criticism

Summary/Abstract: As the criticism of Rimvydas Šilbajoris has received much attention and researches, only those methodological principles of the art of reading proposed by Šilbajoris that were insufficiently evaluated are accentuated and discussed in this article. Discussing with the criticism of Šilbajoris as formalist and structural characteristics and explaining his methodological content of eclecticism and ambiguity, related to “charitable”, “humanistic” or “imperfect” structuralism, the conclusion is made about his belonging to literary hermeneutics, to be precise, the trend of Reader’s response spread in the USA at that date.

  • Issue Year: 14/2012
  • Issue No: 2
  • Page Range: 77-82
  • Page Count: 6
  • Language: Lithuanian