Herman Northrop Frye


Herman Northrop Frye
noun
Canadian literary critic interested in the use of myth and symbolism (1912-1991)
Syn: ↑Frye, ↑Northrop Frye
Instance Hypernyms: ↑literary critic

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  • Herman Northrop Frye — Northrop Frye Hall auf dem Gelände der Victoria Universität Northrop Frye (Herman Northrop Frye; * 14. Juli 1912 in Sherbrooke, Québec; † 23. Januar 1991 in Toronto) war ein kanadischer Literaturkritiker. Frye wuchs in …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Northrop Frye — Hall auf dem Gelände der Victoria Universität Northrop Frye, CC (Herman Northrop Frye; * 14. Juli 1912 in Sherbrooke, Québec; † 23. Januar 1991 in Toronto) war ein kanadischer Literaturkritiker. Frye wuchs in …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Northrop Frye — noun Canadian literary critic interested in the use of myth and symbolism (1912 1991) • Syn: ↑Frye, ↑Herman Northrop Frye • Instance Hypernyms: ↑literary critic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Northrop Frye — in 1984 Herman ( Norrie ) Northrop Frye, CC, FRSC (July 14, 1912 – January 23, 1991) was a Canadian literary critic and literary theorist, considered one of the most influential of the 20th century. Frye gained international fame with his first… …   Wikipedia

  • Frye, (Herman) Northrop — born July 14, 1912, Sherbrooke, Que., Can. died Jan. 23, 1991, Toronto, Ont. Canadian literary critic. He was educated in Canada and Britain and from 1939 taught at Victoria College. In Anatomy of Criticism (1957), his most influential work, he… …   Universalium

  • Frye, (Herman) Northrop — (14 jul. 1912, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canadá–23 ene. 1991, Toronto, Ontario). Crítico literario canadiense. Se formó en Canadá e Inglaterra, y enseñó en el Victoria College desde 1939. En Anatomía de la crítica (1957), su obra más influyente,… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Frye, Northrop — ▪ Canadian literary critic in full  Herman Northrop Frye  born July 14, 1912, Sherbrooke, Que., Can. died Jan. 23, 1991, Toronto, Ont.       Canadian educator and literary critic who wrote much on Canadian literature and culture and became best… …   Universalium

  • Frye — noun Canadian literary critic interested in the use of myth and symbolism (1912 1991) • Syn: ↑Northrop Frye, ↑Herman Northrop Frye • Instance Hypernyms: ↑literary critic * * * /fruy/, n. (Herman) Northrop, 1912 91, Canadian literary critic and… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Herman — /herr meuhn/, n. 1. Woodrow ( Woody ), born 1913, U.S. jazz saxophonist, clarinetist, and bandleader. 2. a male given name: from Old English words meaning army and man. * * * (as used in expressions) Curtis Cyrus Herman Kotzschmar Dreiser… …   Universalium

  • Herman — (as used in expressions) Curtis, Cyrus (Herman Kotzschmar) Dreiser, Theodore (Herman Albert) Anton Herman Gerard Fokker Frye, (Herman) Northrop Herman, Jerry Gerald Herman Herman, Woody Woodrow Charles Herman Hollerith, Herman Kahn, Herman… …   Enciclopedia Universal