New Journal Aims to Refocus Literary Studies on Literature; Speculation Abounds on Tom Wolfe's Motive for Stint as Visiting Professor at Stanford

April 23, 1999 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

The new journal of the Association of Literary Scholars and Critics is not a manifesto. At least that's what Austin E. Quigley, the president of the association, writes in the first issue of Literary Imagination.

But readers may see a broadside on...

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