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Beckett and the modern novel

Author: John Bolin
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Demonstrating Beckett's engagement with a wider European literary tradition, John Bolin challenges the notion that Beckett's fiction is best understood through philosophical or Anglo-Irish literary contexts.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Samuel Beckett; Samuel Beckett; Samuel Beckett; Samuel Beckett
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Bolin
ISBN: 9781107029842 1107029848
OCLC Number: 793099548
Description: xii, 214 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
1. 'The integrity of incoherence': theory and Dream of fair to middling women --
2. 'An ironical radiance': Murphy and the modern novel --
3. 'The creative consciousness': the Watt notebooks --
4. 'Telling the tale': narrators and narrations (1943-46) --
5. Images of the author --
6.'Oh it's only a diary': Molloy --
7. 'The art of incarceration': Malone dies --
Conclusion: Beckett and the modern novel.
Responsibility: John Bolin.

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'Powerfully argued, the book is a timely reminder that Beckett was first and foremost a man of 'arts' and only secondly one of 'letters'.' The Times Higher Education Supplement 'Bolin elaborates Read more...

 
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