all ebooks in category: Postmodernism Literary Criticism (9)

Cool Characters: Irony and American Fiction
English | April 4, 2016 | ISBN: 0674967887 | PDF | 384 pages | 1 MB

Charting a new course in the criticism of postwar fiction, Cool Characters examines the changing status of irony in American cultural and political life from …

Hollywood's Eve: Eve Babitz and the Secret History of L.A., UK Edition
English | March 19th, 2020 | ISBN: 1471190242 | 288 pages | EPUB | 7.77 MB

The goddaughter of Igor Stravinsky and a graduate of Hollywood High, Eve Babitz posed in 1963, at age twenty, playing chess with the French artist …

Space and the Postmodern Fantastic in Contemporary Literature: The Architectural Void (repost)
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1138824224, 113854776X | 204 pages | PDF | 0,9 MB

Arising from the philosophical conviction that our sense of space plays a direct role in our apprehension and construction of reality (both factual and fictional), …

Postmodern/Postwar and After: Rethinking American Literature
2016 | ISBN: 160938427X | English | 286 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Within the past ten years, the field of contemporary American literary studies has changed significantly. Following the turn of the twenty-first century and mounting doubts …

Discourse Deixis in Metafiction: The Language of Metanarration, Metalepsis and Disnarration
English | 2019 | ISBN: 0367141248 | 238 pages | PDF | 1 MB

This volume advances scholarly understanding of the ways in which discourse deixis underpins the workings of metafictional novels. Building on existing scholarship in the field, …

A Sense of Apocalypse: Technology, Textuality, Identity (repost)
English | 2014 | ISBN: 363164812X | 138 pages | PDF | 3,5 MB

Reaching into the depths of the collective unconscious, A Sense of Apocalypse explores and re-interprets one of the West’s primordial fears, namely that of the …

Multiple Narratives, Versions and Truth in the Contemporary Novel (Repost)
English | PDF,EPUB | 2019 | 126 Pages | ISBN : 3030321924 | 1.90 MB

Multiple Narratives, Versions and Truth in the Contemporary Novel considers the shifting perception of truth in fiction. Nicholas Frangipane examines the narrative technique of telling …

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Allegory and Ideology
English | May 7, 2019 | ISBN: 1788730259 | EPUB | 384 pages | 1.2 MB

Fredric Jameson takes on the allegorical form Works do not have meanings, they soak up meanings: a work is a machine for libidinal investments (including …

Fifty Key Postmodern Thinkers
English | June 26, 2013 | ISBN: 0415525845, 0415525853 | 264 Pages | EPUB | 801.86 KB

Postmodernism is an important part of the cultural landscape which continues to evolve, yet the ideas and theories surrounding the subject can be diverse and …