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Not needing all the words : Michael Ondaatje's literature of silence

Autore: Annick Hillger
Editore: Montreal ; Ithaca : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2006.
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"This is the first study of the quest for self and Canadian identity in the fiction and poetry of Michael Ondaatje. Reading selected texts by Ondaatje, including the novels In the Skin of a Lion and The English Patient and the poem "Birch Bark," Annick Hillger demonstrates how Ondaatje's writing both answers and challenges attempts to delineate the idea of a Canadian national self. She sets his work within the  Per saperne di più…
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Hillger, Annick.
Not needing all the words.
Montreal ; Ithaca : McGill-Queen's University Press, c2006
(OCoLC)607670908
Persona incaricata: Michael Ondaatje; Ondaatje; Michael Ondaatje
Tipo materiale: Risorsa internet
Tipo documento: Book, Internet Resource
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Annick Hillger
ISBN: 9780773530300 0773530304
Numero OCLC: 62691287
Descrizione: x, 267 p. ; 24 cm.
Contenuti: Introduction : reading "Birch bark" : --
how to mourn the loss of the Logos --
1. Orpheus is dismembered --
2. Writing disaster : "stars who implode into silence" --
3. "Moving to the clear" : a poetics of process --
4. The Dionysian principle of becoming --
5. The young poet and the fathers of Can.lit. --
6. The "sphinx of the unknown land" is a "dainty monster" --
7. Odysseus is never returning --
8. An archaeology of the "forgotten mother" : Lilith and Ishtar --
9. The art of healing : Mary, Conredemptrix --
Conclusion : "this sweet touch from the world"
Responsabilità: Annick Hillger.
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Reading selected texts by Michael Ondaatje, including the novels "In the Skin of a Lion" and "The English Patient" and the poem "Birch Bark," this work demonstrates how his writing both answers and  Per saperne di più…

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"A fresh, original, and challenging view of Ondaatje's work. The depth of research here is commendable." Stephen Scobie, University of Victoria "Hillger's persuasive arguments add to the already Per saperne di più…

 
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