Criticism in the Wilderness: The Study of Literature Today. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1980.
#1-7 have not been published earlier in any form.
#2 reprinted as "Enthusiastic Criticism" in Harold Bloom, ed., Thomas Carlyle, pp. 121 121-125. Modern Critical Views. New York: Chelsea House, 1986.
#8 reprinted in Hazard Adams and Leroy Searle, eds., Critical Theory Since 1965, pp. 345-358. Tallahassee: University Presses of Florida/Florida State University Press, 1986 .
#7 reprinted in Harold Bloom, ed., The Art of the Critic: Literary Theory and Criticism from the Greeks to the Present, Volume 10: Contemporary, pp. 555-574. New York & Philadelphia: Chelsea House, 19 90.