Terry Eagleton is Professor of Cultural Theory and John Rylands Fellow, University of Manchester. Among his many books are Figures of Dissent, After Theory, Holy Terror and Literary Theory: An Introduction.
"The author's most remarkable volume."--Choice
"Eagleton is second to none among cultural critics writing in the English language today."--The Guardian "Eagleton is a combative, fiercely articulate and witty Marxist literary critic."--The Nation "Eagleton is informative, witty and wise."--Times Higher Education Supplement "Genuinely illuminating."--Time Out