How can we apply Russian Formalism and New Criticism to everyday events?

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How can we apply Russian Formalism and New Criticism to everyday events?

Russian Formalism and New Criticism:

Russian Formalism and New Criticism both look at literature in terms of itself, rather than applying other disciplines such as sociology, psychology, philosophy, author biography or any other outside factors. New Criticism is the dominant American formalist approach to analyzing literature, while Russian Formalism started in Russia.

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We could apply Russian Formalism and New Criticism to everyday events by looking for literary devices operating in the everyday. Literary devices that...

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