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The Resource Modernist futures : innovation and inheritance in the contemporary novel, David James, Queen Mary, University of London

Modernist futures : innovation and inheritance in the contemporary novel, David James, Queen Mary, University of London

Label
Modernist futures : innovation and inheritance in the contemporary novel
Title
Modernist futures
Title remainder
innovation and inheritance in the contemporary novel
Statement of responsibility
David James, Queen Mary, University of London
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
James, David
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.M54
LC item number
J36 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Modernism (Literature)
  • Fiction
  • Fiction
  • Postcolonialism in literature
Label
Modernist futures : innovation and inheritance in the contemporary novel, David James, Queen Mary, University of London
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 189-220) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Contemporary fiction and the promise of modernism -- 'Advancing along the inherited path': making it traditionally new in Milan Kundera and Philip Roth -- 'The perfect state for a novel': Michael Ondaatje's cubist imagination -- 'Spare prose and a spare, thrifty world': J.M. Coetzee's politics of minimalism -- 'The dead hand of modernism': Ian McEwan, reluctant impressionist -- 'License to strut': Toni Morrison and the ethics of virtuosity
Control code
ocn881321549
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xii, 224 pages
Isbn
9781107022478
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)881321549
Label
Modernist futures : innovation and inheritance in the contemporary novel, David James, Queen Mary, University of London
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 189-220) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Contemporary fiction and the promise of modernism -- 'Advancing along the inherited path': making it traditionally new in Milan Kundera and Philip Roth -- 'The perfect state for a novel': Michael Ondaatje's cubist imagination -- 'Spare prose and a spare, thrifty world': J.M. Coetzee's politics of minimalism -- 'The dead hand of modernism': Ian McEwan, reluctant impressionist -- 'License to strut': Toni Morrison and the ethics of virtuosity
Control code
ocn881321549
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xii, 224 pages
Isbn
9781107022478
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)881321549

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