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The Resource Crossing boundaries : thinking through literature, edited by Julie Scanlon and Amy Waste ; with contributions by Terry Eagleton and Sally Shuttleworth

Crossing boundaries : thinking through literature, edited by Julie Scanlon and Amy Waste ; with contributions by Terry Eagleton and Sally Shuttleworth

Label
Crossing boundaries : thinking through literature
Title
Crossing boundaries
Title remainder
thinking through literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Julie Scanlon and Amy Waste ; with contributions by Terry Eagleton and Sally Shuttleworth
Title variation
Thinking through literature
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This eclectic collection interrogates boundaries with reference to nineteenth and twentieth-century literature, performance, music and film from a diverse range of critical and theoretical perspectives. The authors probe the issue of negotiating boundaries in their innovative and imaginative investigations of science in Dickens, Eliot and Pater; narrative in Hawking and Weinberg; Bakhtin and the feminization of translation; lesbian romance by Jeanette Winterson; transitional females in migrant postcolonial fiction; pedagogy in South Africa; materiality and hypertext; the semiotic and money in
Action
digitized
Dewey number
809
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • 1943-
  • 1952-
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  • Scanlon, Julie
  • Waste, Amy
  • Eagleton, Terry
  • Shuttleworth, Sally
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  • Literature
  • Criticism
Label
Crossing boundaries : thinking through literature, edited by Julie Scanlon and Amy Waste ; with contributions by Terry Eagleton and Sally Shuttleworth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; List of Contributors; Crossing Boundaries-Delegates; Introduction; ''So Childish and So Dreadfully Un-Childlike'': Cultural Constructions of Idiocy in the Mid-Nineteenth Century; ''Aberrant Passions and Unaccountable Antipathies'': Nervous Women, Nineteenth-Century Neurology and Literary Text; X-Club not X-Files: Walter Pater, Spiritualism and Victorian Scientific Naturalism; Scientific Prophecies and Modern-Day Seers: Prognostication in the Industrial Fiction of Charles Dickens and Elizabeth Gaskell
  • Popular Cosmology as Mythic Narrative: A Site for Interdisciplinary ExchangeTranslation as Gay Deception; The Mark of Desire: Rewriting the Romance and Lesbian-Feminist Textual Strategies; Constructing the Female Self in Migrant Postcolonial Fiction; Locating the ''Nigga'' in ''The Wood-Pile'': Robert Frost, the Academy and Pedagogy in the Context of a South African Tertiary Education; Enervation in Language as Innovation in Literature: The Function of Cliché in Samuel Beckett''s Trilogy; Reading Between the Lines: Materiality in the Age of Hypertext
  • Music to Desire By: Crossing the Berlin Wall with Wim Wenders''Fictional Capital'': Economics and Narrative in the Novels of Jay Mclnerney; Bourdieu versus Deconstruction: The Social (Con)Text of Irony and Reality; Performance Theory, Practice and the Intrusion of the Real; Writing on Air; Aesthetics and Politics; Index of Authors; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Control code
ocn290594151
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (220 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847142504
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290594151
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Crossing boundaries : thinking through literature, edited by Julie Scanlon and Amy Waste ; with contributions by Terry Eagleton and Sally Shuttleworth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; List of Contributors; Crossing Boundaries-Delegates; Introduction; ''So Childish and So Dreadfully Un-Childlike'': Cultural Constructions of Idiocy in the Mid-Nineteenth Century; ''Aberrant Passions and Unaccountable Antipathies'': Nervous Women, Nineteenth-Century Neurology and Literary Text; X-Club not X-Files: Walter Pater, Spiritualism and Victorian Scientific Naturalism; Scientific Prophecies and Modern-Day Seers: Prognostication in the Industrial Fiction of Charles Dickens and Elizabeth Gaskell
  • Popular Cosmology as Mythic Narrative: A Site for Interdisciplinary ExchangeTranslation as Gay Deception; The Mark of Desire: Rewriting the Romance and Lesbian-Feminist Textual Strategies; Constructing the Female Self in Migrant Postcolonial Fiction; Locating the ''Nigga'' in ''The Wood-Pile'': Robert Frost, the Academy and Pedagogy in the Context of a South African Tertiary Education; Enervation in Language as Innovation in Literature: The Function of Cliché in Samuel Beckett''s Trilogy; Reading Between the Lines: Materiality in the Age of Hypertext
  • Music to Desire By: Crossing the Berlin Wall with Wim Wenders''Fictional Capital'': Economics and Narrative in the Novels of Jay Mclnerney; Bourdieu versus Deconstruction: The Social (Con)Text of Irony and Reality; Performance Theory, Practice and the Intrusion of the Real; Writing on Air; Aesthetics and Politics; Index of Authors; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Control code
ocn290594151
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (220 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847142504
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290594151
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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