The Charisma of ‘The Second Coming’
The Yearbook of English Studies | Modern Humanities Research Association | Published : 2020
How do we explain literary success? Why do some authors, movements and literary works circulate around the world and others do not? How do writers get ‘consecrated’? These are not new questions, though they have been subject to increased attention in literary studies in recent years, not least through the intersection of literature and sociology.