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The fruited plain : fables for a postmodern democracy

Author: Alvin B Kernan
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Joad family of Steinbeck's "Grapes of Wrath" struggled in an era of disappointed dreams and empty pockets. In this volume Alvin Kernan sends various descendants of the Joad family on a postmodern  Read more...

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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alvin B Kernan
ISBN: 0300092903 9780300092905
OCLC Number: 923850421
Description: 260 s
Responsibility: Alvin Kernan.

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"Kernan's many years of reading and teaching the works of the English Renaissance satirists have furnished him with a strong sense of the ridiculous and the conviction that absurd human behaviour Read more...

 
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