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作者 Allen, Sharon Lubkemann
書名 EccentriCities : St. Petersburg to Rio de Janeiro
出版項 Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2013
國際標準書號 9781526102744 (electronic bk.)
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說明 1 online resource (465 pages)
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computer c rdamedia
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系列 Durham Modern Languages Seires Ser
Durham Modern Languages Seires Ser
附註 EccentriCities: Writing in the margins of Modernism: St. Petersburg to Rio de Janeiro -- Half Title Page -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- Figures -- Acknowledgements -- Abbreviations -- Introduction -- Part I: Eccentricity and modernity -- Chapter 1: Urban contexts, urbane consciousness and the eccentric slant of modernisms -- Chapter 2: Eccentric cities and citytexts: transpositions, translations and transformations of authority and authorship -- Part II: Eccentric narrative consciousness -- Chapter 3: Gogol's open prospects: digressive copy clerks -- Chapter 4: Dostoevsky's and Machado de Assis's unending undergrounds: dead men writing -- Part III: An encompassing eccentric line -- Chapter 5: Hallucinated cities -- Postscript: theory of the novel and the eccentric novel's early play with theory -- Bibliography -- Index
This book critically considers how geo-historically distant and disparate urban sites give rise to peculiarly parallel polyphonic fictional forms. It redefines new constellations (eccentric, concentric, ex-centric) for understanding geo-cultural and generic dimensions of modernist and post-modern literature and theory
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Allen, Sharon Lubkemann EccentriCities: Writing in the Margins of Modernism Manchester : Manchester University Press,c2013 9780719087707
主題 Cities and towns in literature
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Alt Author Thompson, Mike
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