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Rewriting apocalypse in Canadian fiction

Autor: Marlene Goldman
Verlag: Montreal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2005.
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"Traditional apocalyptic narratives highlight the drama of a chosen elect. Contemporary Canadian fiction, however, typically portrays the apocalypse from the perspective of marginalized individuals barred from paradise, creating a distinctly anti-apocalyptic discourse. Rewriting Apocalypse in Canadian Fiction is the first book to explore the literary, psychological, political, and cultural repercussions of the  Weiterlesen…
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Gattung/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Physisches Format Print version:
Goldman, Marlene, 1963-
Rewriting apocalypse in Canadian fiction.
Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2005
(DLC) 2006299225
(OCoLC)57696946
Name: Margaret Atwood; Timothy Findley; Thomas King; Joy Kogawa; Michael Ondaatje; Timothy Findley; Margaret Atwood; Timothy Findley; Thomas King; Joy Kogawa; Michael Ondaatje; Margaret Atwood; Thomas King; Joy Kogawa; Michael Ondaatje
Medienart: Dokument, Internetquelle
Dokumenttyp Internet-Ressource, Computerdatei
Alle Autoren: Marlene Goldman
ISBN: 9780773572942 0773572945
OCLC-Nummer: 191819021
Beschreibung: 1 online resource (x, 214 pages)
Inhalt: The end(s) of myth : Apocalyptic and prophetic fictions in Headhunter --
Allegories of ruin and redemption : Michael Ondaatje's The English patient --
Margaret Atwood's "Hairball" : Apocalyptic cannibal fiction --
Mapping and dreaming : resisting Apocalypse in Green grass, running water --
Broken letters : Obasan as traumatic Apocalyptic testimony --
Conclusion : adrift after the Apocalypse.
Verfasserangabe: Marlene Goldman.
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This book traces the use of apocalyptic images in contemporary Canadian fiction.  Weiterlesen…

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