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Lines of flight : discursive time and countercultural desire in the work of Thomas Pynchon

Author: Stefan Mattessich
Publisher: Durham, N.C. ; London : Duke University Press, 2003.
Series: Post-contemporary interventions.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For Thomas Pynchon, the characteristic features of late capitalism point to a transformation in the way human beings experience time and duration. This book analyzes this temporal transformation in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Thomas Pynchon; Thomas Pynchon
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stefan Mattessich
ISBN: 0822329794 9780822329794 0822329948 9780822329947
OCLC Number: 50782398
Description: 336 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction 1. Imperium, Misogyny, and Postmodern Parody in V. 2. Ekphrasis, Escape, and Countercultural Desire in The Crying of Lot 49 3. Turning Around the Origin in Gravity's Rainbow: Parody, Preterition, Paranoia, and Other Polymera 4. A Close Reading of Part I, Episode 19, of Gravity's Rainbow 5. Docile Bodies and the Body without Organs: Gravity's Gravity's Rainbow 6. Totality and the Repetition of Difference: Rereading the 1960s in Vineland 7. A Vigilant Folly: Lines of Flight in Mason & Dixon Conclusion: Toward a Theory of Counterculture Notes Works Cited Index
Series Title: Post-contemporary interventions.
Responsibility: Stefan Mattessich.

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