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The Resource Critical essays on Jerzy Kosinski, edited by Barbara Tepa Lupack

Critical essays on Jerzy Kosinski, edited by Barbara Tepa Lupack

Label
Critical essays on Jerzy Kosinski
Title
Critical essays on Jerzy Kosinski
Statement of responsibility
edited by Barbara Tepa Lupack
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Twenty-two reviews and thirteen essays trace the critical reputation of Jerzy Kosinski's literary works. One interview is included
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3561.O8
LC item number
Z62 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lupack, Barbara Tepa
Series statement
Critical essays on American literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Kosinski, Jerzy
Label
Critical essays on Jerzy Kosinski, edited by Barbara Tepa Lupack
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
  • Reviews. The painted bird. Everybody's victim / Elie Wiesel ; Poor boy spreads his wings / Anne Halley ; [Review of] The painted bird / Robert Coles -- Steps. Keys on a ring / Hugh Kenner ; Out of the fires / Stanley Kauffmann ; A moralist's journey into the heart of darkness / Martin Tucker -- Being there. Jerzy Kosinski : on still being there / William Kennedy ; The fabrication of a culture hero / John W. Aldridge -- The devil tree. Pulp-fiction style, pop-psychology jargon, and a genuinely sadistic imagination / Robert Alter ; Last brave wish to try everything / Geoffrey Wolff ; New tree, old roots [review of revised and expanded The devil tree / Barbara Tepa Lupack -- Cockpit. Jerzy Kosinski working out past imperfections / Jonathan Baumbach ; [Review of] Cockpit / Ivan Sanders -- Blind date. Love and death in New Jersey / Arnost Lustig ; [Review of] Blind date / Daniel J. Cahill -- Passion play. The aging Kosinski knight, questing on the polo field / Jerome Klinkowitz ; Kosinski's hero rides on / William Kennedy ; When going is the goal / Stefan Kanfer -- Pinball. Grand Guignol with music / Benjamin DeMott ; Trebles / Stefan Kanfer -- The hermit of 69th Street. The annotated "Roman à tease" / John Calvin Batchelor ; Kosinski's mask behind the mask / Larry McCaffery
  • Interview. The psychological novelist as portable man / Gail Sheehy -- Essay and articles. Jerzy Kosinski : retreat from violence / Daniel J. Cahill -- Jerzy Kosinski : the painted bird and other disguises / Gerald Weales -- Horatio Algers of the nightmare / Elizabeth Stone -- The romance of terror and Jerzy Kosinski : Cockpit / Jack Hicks -- Blind date : the resurgence of relationships / Paul Bruss -- Vision and violence in the fiction of Jerzy Kosinski / Paul R. Lilly Jr. -- Betrayed by Jerzy Kosinski / Jerome Klinkowitz -- Chance encounters : bringing Being there to the screen / Barbara Tepa Lupack -- The Kosinski conundrum / Stephen Schiff -- Kosinski's war / James Park Sloan -- Original essays. Cockpit, Blind date, and Passion play : Kosinski's novel cycle / Norman Lavers -- Is there any history in it? : the fiction of Jerzy Kosinski / Thomas S. Gladsky -- Jerzy Kosinski in fact : a master fabricator's nonfiction / Jerome Klinkowitz
Control code
ocm37955606
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 300 pages
Isbn
9780783800738
Lccn
97045948
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)37955606
Label
Critical essays on Jerzy Kosinski, edited by Barbara Tepa Lupack
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
  • Reviews. The painted bird. Everybody's victim / Elie Wiesel ; Poor boy spreads his wings / Anne Halley ; [Review of] The painted bird / Robert Coles -- Steps. Keys on a ring / Hugh Kenner ; Out of the fires / Stanley Kauffmann ; A moralist's journey into the heart of darkness / Martin Tucker -- Being there. Jerzy Kosinski : on still being there / William Kennedy ; The fabrication of a culture hero / John W. Aldridge -- The devil tree. Pulp-fiction style, pop-psychology jargon, and a genuinely sadistic imagination / Robert Alter ; Last brave wish to try everything / Geoffrey Wolff ; New tree, old roots [review of revised and expanded The devil tree / Barbara Tepa Lupack -- Cockpit. Jerzy Kosinski working out past imperfections / Jonathan Baumbach ; [Review of] Cockpit / Ivan Sanders -- Blind date. Love and death in New Jersey / Arnost Lustig ; [Review of] Blind date / Daniel J. Cahill -- Passion play. The aging Kosinski knight, questing on the polo field / Jerome Klinkowitz ; Kosinski's hero rides on / William Kennedy ; When going is the goal / Stefan Kanfer -- Pinball. Grand Guignol with music / Benjamin DeMott ; Trebles / Stefan Kanfer -- The hermit of 69th Street. The annotated "Roman à tease" / John Calvin Batchelor ; Kosinski's mask behind the mask / Larry McCaffery
  • Interview. The psychological novelist as portable man / Gail Sheehy -- Essay and articles. Jerzy Kosinski : retreat from violence / Daniel J. Cahill -- Jerzy Kosinski : the painted bird and other disguises / Gerald Weales -- Horatio Algers of the nightmare / Elizabeth Stone -- The romance of terror and Jerzy Kosinski : Cockpit / Jack Hicks -- Blind date : the resurgence of relationships / Paul Bruss -- Vision and violence in the fiction of Jerzy Kosinski / Paul R. Lilly Jr. -- Betrayed by Jerzy Kosinski / Jerome Klinkowitz -- Chance encounters : bringing Being there to the screen / Barbara Tepa Lupack -- The Kosinski conundrum / Stephen Schiff -- Kosinski's war / James Park Sloan -- Original essays. Cockpit, Blind date, and Passion play : Kosinski's novel cycle / Norman Lavers -- Is there any history in it? : the fiction of Jerzy Kosinski / Thomas S. Gladsky -- Jerzy Kosinski in fact : a master fabricator's nonfiction / Jerome Klinkowitz
Control code
ocm37955606
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 300 pages
Isbn
9780783800738
Lccn
97045948
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)37955606

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