Times Higher Education makes Terry Eagleton and Matthew Beaumont‘s The Task of the Critic: Terry Eagleton in Dialogue their Book of the Week,with a review by Willy Maley:
Eagleton is a “player” in every sense, and The Task of the Critic shows him as an eagle-eyed trickster. Prolific and profound, the last of a generation, this egalitarian terrier is still chewing at the leash. After a lifetime of commitment he remains a live wire, the most readable literary critic we have: one whose task is never done, his playfulness and stylistic verve masking considerable theoretical sophistication.
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