A. Reject all previous modes of literary theory
B. Focus on a return to traditional critical methods C. Make use of different literary theories in order to develop new theories
D. Work only with ideas developed by post- Marxist theorists
A. Literary theory engages with theoretical rather than real-world issues. B. Literary theory asks fundamental questions about literary interpretation, and at the same time builds specific systems of literary interpretation.
C. Literary theory relies totally on speculation rather than history.
D. All of the above answers are correct.