skip to content
Nobel lectures : from the literature laureates, 1986 to 2006. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Nobel lectures : from the literature laureates, 1986 to 2006.

Publisher: New York : New Press : Distributed by W.W. Norton, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This is a collection in which meditations on imagination and the process of writing mingle with keen discussions of global affairs, geography and colonialism, cultural change, and the deeply lasting influences of the past.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nobel lectures.
New York : New Press : Distributed by W.W. Norton, 2007
(OCoLC)649027296
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
ISBN: 9781595582010 1595582010 9781595584090 1595584099
OCLC Number: 123818318
Notes: Originally published: Melbourne : Melbourne University Press, 2006.
Description: ix, 293 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: My father's suitcase / Orhan Pamuk --
Art, truth and politics / Harold Pinter --
Sidelined / Elfriede Jelinek --
He and his man / J.M. Coetzee --
Heureka! / Imre Kertész --
Two worlds / V.S. Naipaul --
The case for literature / Gao Xingjian --
To be continued ... / Günter Grass --
How characters became the masters and the author their apprentice / José Saramago --
Contra jogulatores obloquentes (Against jesters who defame and insult) / Dario Fo --
The poet and the world / Wislawa Szymborska --
Crediting poetry / Seamus Heaney --
Japan, the ambiguous, and myself / Kenzaburo Oe --
The bird is in your hands / Toni Morrison --
The Antilles: fragments of epic memory / Derek Walcott --
Writing and being / Nadine Gordimer --
In search of the present / Octavio Paz --
Eulogy to the fable / Camilo José Cela --
Mankind's coming of age / Naguib Mahfouz --
Aesthetics and language / Joseph Brodsky --
This past must address its present / Wole Soyinka --
Laureates, 1901 to 2006.
More information:

Abstract:

This is a collection in which meditations on imagination and the process of writing mingle with keen discussions of global affairs, geography and colonialism, cultural change, and the deeply lasting influences of the past.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/123818318> # Nobel lectures : from the literature laureates, 1986 to 2006.
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "123818318" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1000172> ; # Literature, Modern
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85077524> ; # Literature--Philosophy
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102510406#Event/1900_2099> ; # 1900-2099
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1038249> ; # Nobel Prizes
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1000005> ; # Literature--Philosophy
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102510406#Event/geschichte_1986_2006> ; # Geschichte 1986-2006
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102510406#Topic/schriftsteller> ; # Schriftsteller
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/809.04/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85077561> ; # Literature, Modern--20th century--History and criticism
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102510406#Topic/nobelpreistrager> ; # Nobelpreisträger
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102510406#Topic/literature_modern_21st_century_history_and_criticism> ; # Literature, Modern--21st century--History and criticism
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102510406#Topic/rede> ; # Rede
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:datePublished "2007" ;
   schema:description "This is a collection in which meditations on imagination and the process of writing mingle with keen discussions of global affairs, geography and colonialism, cultural change, and the deeply lasting influences of the past."@en ;
   schema:description "My father's suitcase / Orhan Pamuk -- Art, truth and politics / Harold Pinter -- Sidelined / Elfriede Jelinek -- He and his man / J.M. Coetzee -- Heureka! / Imre Kertész -- Two worlds / V.S. Naipaul -- The case for literature / Gao Xingjian -- To be continued ... / Günter Grass -- How characters became the masters and the author their apprentice / José Saramago -- Contra jogulatores obloquentes (Against jesters who defame and insult) / Dario Fo -- The poet and the world / Wislawa Szymborska -- Crediting poetry / Seamus Heaney -- Japan, the ambiguous, and myself / Kenzaburo Oe -- The bird is in your hands / Toni Morrison -- The Antilles: fragments of epic memory / Derek Walcott -- Writing and being / Nadine Gordimer -- In search of the present / Octavio Paz -- Eulogy to the fable / Camilo José Cela -- Mankind's coming of age / Naguib Mahfouz -- Aesthetics and language / Joseph Brodsky -- This past must address its present / Wole Soyinka -- Laureates, 1901 to 2006."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/102510406> ;
   schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/649027296> ;
   schema:name "Nobel lectures : from the literature laureates, 1986 to 2006."@en ;
   schema:productID "123818318" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/123818318#PublicationEvent/new_york_new_press_distributed_by_w_w_norton_2007> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102510406#Agent/distributed_by_w_w_norton> ; # Distributed by W.W. Norton
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102510406#Agent/new_press> ; # New Press
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0716/2007017328.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781595582010> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781595584090> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/123818318> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102510406#Agent/distributed_by_w_w_norton> # Distributed by W.W. Norton
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Distributed by W.W. Norton" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102510406#Event/geschichte_1986_2006> # Geschichte 1986-2006
    a schema:Event ;
   schema:name "Geschichte 1986-2006" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102510406#Topic/literature_modern_21st_century_history_and_criticism> # Literature, Modern--21st century--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh99010783> ;
   schema:name "Literature, Modern--21st century--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85077524> # Literature--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Literature--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85077561> # Literature, Modern--20th century--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Literature, Modern--20th century--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1000005> # Literature--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Literature--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1000172> # Literature, Modern
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Literature, Modern"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1038249> # Nobel Prizes
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Nobel Prizes"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781595582010>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1595582010" ;
   schema:isbn "9781595582010" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781595584090>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1595584099" ;
   schema:isbn "9781595584090" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/649027296>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Nobel lectures." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/123818318> ; # Nobel lectures : from the literature laureates, 1986 to 2006.
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.