The Formalist Reformation | Review of Viktor Shklovsky's Bowstring: On the Dissimilarity of the Similar --- Bruce Stone | Numéro Cinq
But we should remember that Shklovsky attributed a deeply humane and benevolent purpose to the virtuosic machinery of literature: he argued that, by unhinging our habits of cognition, literature refreshes human perception, revitalizes the experience of being alive. —Bruce Stone . Bowstring: On the Dissimiliarity of the Similar By Viktor Shklovsky, Translated by Shushan Avagyan