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Poisoned cornucopia : excess, intemperance and overabundance across cultures and literatures

Author: Ryszard Wolny; Stankomir Nicieja
Publisher: Frankfurt am Main ; New York : Peter Lang, [2014]
Series: Silesian studies in anglophone cultures and literatures, v. 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume explores the notions of excess, intemperance and overabundance in cultures and literatures of both the English- and Chinese-speaking worlds. It concentrates on some aspects of literary  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ryszard Wolny; Stankomir Nicieja
ISBN: 9783631646205 3631646208
OCLC Number: 885983829
Description: 341 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Contents: Andrew Taylor: "If Music Be the Food of Love, Play on": The Ambivalences and Necessity of Excess - Tadeusz Rachwal: The End(s) of Excess - Magdalena Maczynska: Cornucopia Reversed: Overabundance and Poverty as Dehumanizing Factors in Suzanne Collins's The Hunger Games Trilogy - Anna Branach-Kallas: Abjection, Masochism and Haunting: Traumatic Excess in Jen Sookfong Lee's The End of East - Marek Blaszak: "[F]or me it is an enviable lot to be unhappy with you"; Or, The Surfeit of Emotions in the Abbe Prevost's Manon Lescaut in the Context of the Major Philosophical-Religious Controversies at the Turn of the 18th Century - Tomasz Pilch: Dead or Alive; Or, When Excess Is Excess: The Composition of Herman Melville's Mardi, and a Voyage Thither in the Context of the Romantic Debate on the Nature of Literary Creation - Nainu Yang: Romantic Love and Its Images as Temporal Objects in Tswen-show Song's Outside the Window - Zbigniew Glowala: Longing for the Forbidden: On an Excess of Restraints in the Works of David Lodge - Tomasz Gadzina: Space in Australian Literature - Katarzyna Rybinska: "A Liquor as Burning as Life" in Guillaume Apollinaire's Literary Output - Ryszard W. Wolny: Eroticism: Its Excesses and Deadly Masks in Contemporary Consumer Societies - Ilona Dobosiewicz: From Godfrey's Cordial to Opium Dens and Pipe Dreams: Opiate Use in Victorian England - Krzysztof Kosecki: Mass Culture as Excess in Jose Ortega y Gasset's The Revolt of the Masses and Hermann Hesse's Steppenwolf - Tadeusz Lewandowski: Joel Osteen, the Prosperity Gospel, and the Wages of Christian Conspicuous Consumption - Stephen Dewsbury: It's Just Not Cricket: The Bullingdon Boys at Play - John Eric Starnes: The Excess of Tolerance: American White Nationalist Fiction and the Backlash against Political Correctness - Marzena Zielonka: Slainte! Excessive Drinking as a Central Part of Irish Culture - Masaya Hiyazaki: Politics as "Expansion of Life": The Order without Boundaries and Osugi Sakae's Anarchism - Yu Lin Lee: The Excess of Affect: The Technologies of History in Seediq Bale - Hung-chiung Li: Exchanging the Unexchangeable: The Profanation of Capitalism in Taiwan's Betel-Nut Beauties and Li Ang's "The Ghost at Dingfanpo" - Aleksandra Lubczynska: Scenes of Perverse Nature: Excess and Transgression as Art of Existence - Daniel Broudy: Heavy on Firepower: American Media Complicity in Unrestrained Consumption - Katarzyna Molek-Kozakowska: Too Much Trivia in the News? A Critical Discourse Analysis of Sensationalist Headlines in Online Newscasting - Stankomir Nicieja: The East-Asian Megacity as a Trope in Ridley Scott's Blade Runner and Sophia Coppola's Lost in Translation.
Series Title: Silesian studies in anglophone cultures and literatures, v. 3.
Responsibility: Ryszard W. Wolny, Stankomir Nicieja (eds.).

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