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Abstract

In Truffaut's film Fahrenheit 451 there is a scene showing some people learning to recite the great classics by heart - this is an image of the use of literary criticism - it is an undertaking necessary to preserve, interprete and evaluate literature - writing becomes language first when it is read.This is the use of the not useful.

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Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Languages and Literature

Keywords

  • Fahrenheit 451, the use of literature, history
Original languageSwedish
Title of host publicationSymposiet forskningens nytta, Lund 15 maj 2012
EditorsSolveig Ståhl
PublisherKungliga Fysiografiska Sällskapet i Lund
Pages121-132
Number of pages150
ISBN (Print)978-91-980208-2-3
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes
EventForskningens nytta - Lund, Sweden
Duration: 2013 May 15 → …

Conference

ConferenceForskningens nytta
CountrySweden
Period2013/05/15 → …