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Aesthetic nervousness : disability and the crisis of representation

Auteur: Ato Quayson
Uitgever: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2007.
Editie/Formaat:   Print book : EngelsAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
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"Focusing primarily on the work of Samuel Beckett, Toni Morrison, Wole Soyinka, and J.M. Coetzee, Ato Quayson launches a thoroughly cross-cultural, interdisciplinary study of the representation of physical disability. Quayson suggests that the subliminal unease and moral panic invoked by the disabled is refracted within the structures of literature and literary discourse itself, a crisis he terms "aesthetic  Meer lezen...
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Genre/Vorm: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Aanvullende fysieke materiaalsoort: Online version:
Quayson, Ato.
Aesthetic nervousness.
New York : Columbia University Press, ©2007
(OCoLC)647054872
Genoemd persoon: Samuel Beckett; Toni Morrison; Wole Soyinka; J M Coetzee; Samuel Beckett; Toni Morrison; Wole Soyinka; J M Coetzee; Samuel Beckett; J M Coetzee; Toni Morrison; Wole Soyinka
Genre: Internetbron
Soort document: Boek, Internetbron
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: Ato Quayson
ISBN: 9780231139021 0231139020 9780231139038 0231139039 9780231511179 0231511175
OCLC-nummer: 76073673
Beschrijving: xvi, 246 pages ; 22 cm
Inhoud: Introduction : aesthetic nervousness --
A typology of disability representation --
Samuel Beckett : disability as hermeneutical impasse --
Toni Morrison : disability, ambiguity, and perspectival modulations --
Wole Soyinka : disability, maimed rites, and the systemic uncanny --
J.M. Coetzee : speech, silence, autism, and dialogism --
The repeating island : race, difference, disability, and the heterogeneities of Robben Island's history.
Verantwoordelijkheid: Ato Quayson.
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Focusing on the work of Samuel Beckett, Toni Morrison, Wole Soyinka, and J M Coetzee, this book launches a cross-cultural, interdisciplinary study of the representation of physical disability. It  Meer lezen...

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Quayson raises illuminating points... and reveals how disability is perceived in a multifaceted society... Highly recommended. CHOICE Quayson's new work is at once learned, wide-ranging, Meer lezen...

 
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