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The Resource Camus's L'étranger : fifty years on, edited by Adele King

Camus's L'étranger : fifty years on, edited by Adele King

Label
Camus's L'étranger : fifty years on
Title
Camus's L'étranger
Title remainder
fifty years on
Statement of responsibility
edited by Adele King
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Camus's L'Etranger has become, since its publication in 1942, one of the most widely read books of modern literature. These essays celebrate its continuing influence throughout the world. Contributors come from Algeria, Samoa, India, Russia, France, Britain and the United States. Included are essays by prominent French and English-language authors for whom the novel has been an influential expression of contemporary sensibility. Other essays include feminist
  • Interpretations of Meursault, studies of Camus's narrative form, and explorations of the Algerian setting of the novel. Comparative studies show Camus's relation to the New Novel, to Greene and Orwell, to Jules Roy, and to Sartre
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
843/.914
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ2605.A3734
LC item number
E836 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
King, Adele
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Camus, Albert
Label
Camus's L'étranger : fifty years on, edited by Adele King
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780312068585.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : after fifty years, still a stranger / Adele King -- Contexts and influences on L'étranger. Camus, our youthful years / Emmanuel Roblès -- Innocence in Camus and Dostoievsky / Jean Daniel -- L'étranger and 'metaphysical anxiety' / Frantz Favre -- The reception of L'étranger and its influence on other writers. Discovering The outsider / Albert Wendt -- A brother to the stranger / Vilas Sarang -- The impact of L'étranger : oblique reflections on an oblique novel / K.N. Daruwalla -- L'étranger and L'objecteur / David Bradby -- The reception of L'étranger in the Soviet Union / Hélène Poplyansky -- Camus and Algerian writers / Christiane Achour -- History and ethnicity in the reception of L'étranger / Alec G. Hargreaves -- Textual studies. Telling stories : narrative reflections in L'étranger / Rosemarie Jones -- Narrative desire in L'étranger / Gilbert D. Chaitin -- The rhetoric of the text : causality, metaphor, and irony / Peter Schofer
  • (cont.) Mama's boy : reading woman in L'étranger / Vicki Mistacco -- Humanism and the 'white man's burden' : Camus, Daru, Meursault, and the Arabs / Michel Grimaud -- The depiction of Arabs in L'étranger / Jan Rigaud -- Comparative studies. Camus, Faulkner, dead mothers : a dialogue / Deborah Clarke and Christiane P. Makward -- L'étranger and the new novel / John Fletcher -- Camus, Orwell and Greene : the impossible fascination of the colonised / Patrick McCarthy -- Strangers and brothers in the works of Albert Camus and Jules Roy / Catherine Savage Brosman -- Camus and Sartre / Olivier Todd
Control code
ocm24066199
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 255 pages
Isbn
9780312068585
Lccn
91024360
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)24066199
Label
Camus's L'étranger : fifty years on, edited by Adele King
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780312068585.pdf
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : after fifty years, still a stranger / Adele King -- Contexts and influences on L'étranger. Camus, our youthful years / Emmanuel Roblès -- Innocence in Camus and Dostoievsky / Jean Daniel -- L'étranger and 'metaphysical anxiety' / Frantz Favre -- The reception of L'étranger and its influence on other writers. Discovering The outsider / Albert Wendt -- A brother to the stranger / Vilas Sarang -- The impact of L'étranger : oblique reflections on an oblique novel / K.N. Daruwalla -- L'étranger and L'objecteur / David Bradby -- The reception of L'étranger in the Soviet Union / Hélène Poplyansky -- Camus and Algerian writers / Christiane Achour -- History and ethnicity in the reception of L'étranger / Alec G. Hargreaves -- Textual studies. Telling stories : narrative reflections in L'étranger / Rosemarie Jones -- Narrative desire in L'étranger / Gilbert D. Chaitin -- The rhetoric of the text : causality, metaphor, and irony / Peter Schofer
  • (cont.) Mama's boy : reading woman in L'étranger / Vicki Mistacco -- Humanism and the 'white man's burden' : Camus, Daru, Meursault, and the Arabs / Michel Grimaud -- The depiction of Arabs in L'étranger / Jan Rigaud -- Comparative studies. Camus, Faulkner, dead mothers : a dialogue / Deborah Clarke and Christiane P. Makward -- L'étranger and the new novel / John Fletcher -- Camus, Orwell and Greene : the impossible fascination of the colonised / Patrick McCarthy -- Strangers and brothers in the works of Albert Camus and Jules Roy / Catherine Savage Brosman -- Camus and Sartre / Olivier Todd
Control code
ocm24066199
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 255 pages
Isbn
9780312068585
Lccn
91024360
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)24066199

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