Can’t See The Trees For The Forest: Reductionist Criticism Of The Arts (Northrup Frye and Heinrich Schenker)

1. Northrop Frye, “Anatomy of Criticism: Four Essays” (Princeton University Press, 1957)
A synoptic theory of world literature plotting genre over time.
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2. Heinrich Schenker and “Schenkerian analysis”
A synoptic theory of music plotting generalized structure and motion over time.
brahms score and schenker analysis

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