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Foucault, in winter, in the Linnaeus garden : a novel

Author: Michael Joyce; Ted Petton; Carra Stratton; Cheryl Quimba; Ed Taylor
Publisher: Buffalo, NY : Starcherone Books, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Joyce is part of a revolution in narrative form."--Newsweek" Dawn it is, to be sure. The granddaddy of full-length hypertext fiction is Michael Joyce's landmark Afternoon"-Robert Coover, The New York Times Book Review Michel Foucault famously wrote, "I am fully aware that I have never written anything other than fictions." In this polylingual, operatic fantasy comprised of invented letters, most of them unsent, set  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Epistolary fiction
Biographical fiction
Historical fiction
Named Person: Michel Foucault; Michel Foucault
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Joyce; Ted Petton; Carra Stratton; Cheryl Quimba; Ed Taylor
ISBN: 9781938603235 1938603230
OCLC Number: 896954161
Description: 185 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Michael Joyce ; General Editors: Ted Petton, Carra Stratton, Cheryl Quimba and Ed Taylor.

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"Joyce is part of a revolution in narrative form."--Newsweek" Dawn it is, to be sure. The granddaddy of full-length hypertext fiction is Michael Joyce's landmark Afternoon"-Robert Coover, The New York Times Book Review Michel Foucault famously wrote, "I am fully aware that I have never written anything other than fictions." In this polylingual, operatic fantasy comprised of invented letters, most of them unsent, set in Sweden during February 1956 while Foucault was undergoing a Swedish winter, the philosopher finds himself not just researching, but living through, his work to come, Madness and Civilization"--

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