5 edition of World postmodern fiction found in the catalog.
|LC Classifications||PN3503 .N38 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 388 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||388|
|LC Control Number||92039356|
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Dick; V. () by Thomas Pynchon Cat's Cradle () by Kurt Vonnegut; Hopscotch (Cortázar novel) () by. The last chapter of the book is a fascinating glimpse into the future of the evangelical church in light of postmodernism written from the perspective of someone living in the future and looking back.
Erickson actually goes a little postmodern himself in the last chapter since it is brilliantly and entirely told from an individual's by: 9. Post-modern literature has evolved from modernist literature, with both movements showing similarities as well as significant differences.
Chronologically, post-modern writings appear after World War II, while modernism developed in the period from to the s. Exploiting various theoretical approaches to literary ontology - those of Ingarden, Eco, Dolezel, Pavel, Hrushovski and others - and ranging widely over contemporary world literature, McHale assembles a comprehensive repertoire of postmodernist fiction's strategies of world-making and s: 1.
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Yesterday, Dalkey Archive released a new edition of William Gaddis’ postmodern masterpiece, The Recognitions, the book that Jonathan Franzen called “the ur-text of postwar fiction. Postmodern Novels and Novelists By Nasrullah Mambrol on Ma • (4).
Iconoclastic and irreverent, the postmodern novel is by definition a radical experiment that emerges when a writer feels the customary tropes of fiction have been exhausted. For the postmodernist, the well-worn genre of the novel is insufficient and no longer capable of conveying the imagination of the writer.
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This groundbreaking study looks at the evolution of the war novel, tracing the movement from the modernist novel that followed World War I to the postmodernist novel that followed World War book uses close readings of iconic literary texts such as Catch and Slaughterhouse-Five to discover the origins of the postmodern zeitgeist.
It concludes that postmodern narratives employing. So much has already been written about this book’s impact that to go further would seem superfluous. Arguably the novel that put postmodernism on its contemporary path, filtering paranoia, drugs and influences from erotica to detective fiction to science fiction comprises one of the most influential and unforgettable works in modern literature.
Several critics agree that World postmodern fiction book fiction is a product of the post-World War II period. At that time, many of the major modernist writers, such as Joseph Conrad, Marcel Proust, Franz Kafka.
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The influence of his experiments with metafiction and magic realism was not fully realized in the Anglo-American world until the postmodern. Postmodernism is a broad movement that developed in the mid- to late 20th century across philosophy, the arts, architecture, and criticism, marking a departure from term has been more generally applied to describe a historical era said to follow after modernity and the tendencies of this era.
Postmodernism is generally defined by an attitude of skepticism, irony, or rejection. Unlike most introductions to postmodernism and fiction, this book places the emphasis on literature rather than theory.
It introduces the most prominent British and American novelists associated with postmodernism, from the \'pioneers\', Beckett, Borges and Burroughs, to important post-war writers such as Pynchon, Carter, Atwood, Morrison.
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Contemporary works of fiction by novelists such as Don DeLillo, Toni Morrison, Salman Rushdie, Thomas Pynchon and Martin Amis are viewed in relation to critiques of the 'culture industry', analyses of the 'postmodern condition' and theories of simulacra.
Below is our list of the 61 essential reads of postmodern literature. It's annotated with the attributes below -- the author is a character, fiction and reality are blurred, the text includes fictional artifacts, such as letters, lyrics, even whole other books, and so on.
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Matthew Mullins’s book, Postmodernism in Pieces, was published by Oxford University Press in A paperback edition has just been made available.
In I published a book entitled Postmodernism in Pieces: Materializing the Social in U.S. Fiction in which I set out to answer a number of questions, including, “What does postmodernism have to do with thing theory?”.
This book examines postmodern forms and characteristic themes by analyzing a group of short stories that make use of postmodern narrative strategies, including nonfictional fiction, gender profiling, and death as an volume begins with a discussion of the blurred lines between fiction and nonfiction in the short story and imaginative 3/5(1).
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It includes works bysixty-eight authors: short fiction /5(16). Feminism and the Postmodern Impulse: Post-World War II Fiction - Ebook written by Magali Cornier Michael.
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Postmodern Vampires: Film, Fiction, and Popular Culture is the first major study to focus on American cultural history from the vampire’s point of ing inNí Fhlainn argues that vampires move from the margins to the centre of popular culture as representatives of the anxieties and aspirations of.
ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 23 cm. Contents: Meta-mimesis. The problem of British postmodern realism / Amy J.
Elias --Irish regionalism, magic realism and postmodernism / Theo D'haen --British historiographic metafiction in the s / Susana Onega --"Till nohow on": The later metafiction of. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages ; 22 cm: Contents: Part One: World War One and modernism.
Wounded by war: The sun also rises --The absences of war: To the lighthouse --Last thoughts on Part One Part Two: World War II and transitions of war: Nine short stories --The insanity of war: Catch --The. The Fiction of Postmodernity is a significant and accessible study of the relation of postmodern fiction to theories of the postmodern.
Contemporary works of fiction by novelists such as Don DeLillo, Toni Morrison, Salman Rushdie, Thomas Pynchon, and Martin Amis are viewed in relation to critiques of the "culture industry," analyses of the "postmodern condition," and theories of simulacra.
Scott Bukatman's Terminal Identity—referring to both the site of the termination of the conventional "subject" and the birth of a new subjectivity constructed at the computer terminal or television screen--puts to rest any lingering doubts of the significance of science fiction in contemporary cultural trating a comprehensive knowledge, both of the history of science fiction Reviews: 6.
Fredric Jameson (born Ap ) is an American literary critic, philosopher and Marxist political is best known for his analysis of contemporary cultural trends, particularly his analysis of postmodernity and n's best-known books include Postmodernism, or, The Cultural Logic of Late Capitalism () and The Political Unconscious ().
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Postmodern fiction is a specific kind of contemporary fiction that uses a postmodern philosophical perspective to address its audience. This sort of fiction and literature has certain distinct characteristics that mark it as belonging to this many experts may disagree on exactly what constitutes postmodern fiction, many libraries and similar institutions have been able to identify.
Becoming World: Probing Hybridity in Postmodern American Fiction provides a particularly creative and wide–ranging set of lenses on contemporary U.S. fiction, which in turn should inspire more. Feminism and the Postmodern Impulse: Post-World War II Fiction - Ebook written by Magali Cornier Michael.
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The term Postmodern literature is used to describe works of literature that were produced after World War II (after ). The main objective of postmodern literature is to break away from conventional traditions through experimentation with new literary devices, forms, genres, styles etc.Postmodern American Fiction: A Norton Anthology Paperback – Septem by Paula Geyh (Editor), Fred G.
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