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Kisor, Yvette

Works: 2 works in 3 publications in 1 language and 8 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PN1997.2.H635,
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Yvette Kisor
A roundtable discussion of Peter Jackson's The hobbit, an unexpected journey : February 21, 2013( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Four Tolkien scholars ... assess Jackson's new film with audience questions and Q & A to follow: Dr. Robin Reid, Texas A & M University (moderator); Dr. Yvette Kisor, Ramapo College of New Jersey; Dr. Edward L. Risden, St. Norbert College [Wis.]; [and] Richard C. West, UW [University of Wisconsin]-Madison"--Press release
The inner "Beowulf": Theories of structure and composition of the poem and their implications for modern readers by Yvette Kisor( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These critics urge a rethinking of what have traditionally been seen as the poem's "faults," reconstruing them instead as sites of the reader's activity, and it is this encounter of the reader with existing narrative structure and narrative discontinuity, that this dissertation examines. After describing previous theories in Chapter One, and exploring the theories of Reader-response critics as a way of examining the poem's structure, in Chapter Two I examine David Howlett's theory of Biblical style in light of other theories of the poem's structure offered by critics
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Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.25 (from 0.08 for A roundtab ... to 0.76 for The inner ...)