György Lukács  

From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia

Jump to: navigation, search

Related e

Wikipedia
Wiktionary
Shop


Featured:

Kunstformen der Natur (1904) by Ernst Haeckel
Enlarge
Kunstformen der Natur (1904) by Ernst Haeckel

György Lukács (April 13, 1885June 4, 1971) was a Hungarian Marxist philosopher and literary critic. His literary criticism was a defense of realism and centered on the novel as a literary genre. His best-known works of literary theory include The Theory of the Novel (1916), his essay "Kafka or Thomas Mann?" and Realism in the Balance.

See also




Unless indicated otherwise, the text in this article is either based on Wikipedia article "György Lukács" or another language Wikipedia page thereof used under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License; or on original research by Jahsonic and friends. See Art and Popular Culture's copyright notice.

Personal tools