Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of non-literary in English:
(Of a piece or style of writing) not literary in character.
- I began this chapter by noting that literary theory in the 1980s and 1990s has not focused on the difference between literary and non-literary works.
- One of this book's many strengths is its attention to various writers and texts - both dramatic and non-dramatic, literary and non-literary.
- The second fact Ducan misses is that many innovative poets partake of a range of literary and non-literary avant-garde practices.
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