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|Genre/Form:||Criticism, interpretation, etc
|Named Person:||John Kennedy Toole; John Kennedy Toole|
|Material Type:||Thesis/dissertation, Fiction, Manuscript|
|Document Type:||Book, Archival Material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
M Michele Macgregor Lambert
"A dissertation [submitted] as partial fulfillment of the requirements of the Doctor of Philosophy degree in English."
|Reproduction Notes:||Photocopy. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI Dissertation Services, 2007. 22 cm.|
|Description:||viii, 39 leaves : illustrations ; 28 cm|
|Other Titles:||Confederacy of dunces|
|Responsibility:||by M. Michele Macgregor Lambert.|
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Two different theses in one: one good, one okay
This dissertation is cleanly divided into two parts, the first exploring Confederacy’s womb theme (pages 1 – 17), and the second exploring Toole’s use of New Orleans carnival in the novel. The first part is the more successful: Lambert shows not only the obvious wombs explicitly...
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