The illicit Joyce of postmodernism : reading against the grain (Book, 1996) [WorldCat.org]
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The illicit Joyce of postmodernism : reading against the grain

Author: Kevin J H Dettmar
Publisher: Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
For nearly three quarters of a century, the modernist way of reading has been the only way of reading Joyce - useful, yes, and powerful but, like all frameworks, limited. This book takes a leap across those limits into postmodernism, where the pleasures and possibilities of an unsuspected Joyce are yet to be found. Kevin J.H. Dettmar begins by articulating a stylistics of postmodernism drawn from the key texts of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: James Joyce; James Joyce; James Joyce; James Joyce
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin J H Dettmar
ISBN: 0299150607 9780299150600 029915064X 9780299150648
OCLC Number: 34246198
Description: xv, 276 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: The illicit Joyce of postmodernism --
Theorizing postmodern stylistics --
From interpretation to "intrepidation": "the sisters" --
The "Dubliners" epiphony: (mis)reading the book of ourselves --
Dedalus, dead alas! dead at last --
Toward a nonmodernist "Ulysses" --
JJ and the carnivalesque imagination.
Responsibility: Kevin J.H. Dettmar.

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The modernist way of reading has been the only way of reading James Joyce - useful but, like all frameworks, limited. This book goes beyond those limits into postmodernism, where the possibilities of  Read more...

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