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Refracting the canon in contemporary British literature and film

Refracting the canon in contemporary British literature and film

Author: Susana Onega Jaén; Christian Gutleben
Publisher: Amsterdam ; New York : Rodopi, 2004.
Series: Postmodern studies, 35.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Refracting the canon in contemporary British literature and film.
Amsterdam ; New York : Rodopi, 2004
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Susana Onega Jaén; Christian Gutleben
ISBN: 9042010509 9789042010505
OCLC Number: 55682739
Description: 261 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Clock-ridden births : creative bastardy in Sterne's Tristram Shandy and Rushdie's Midnight's Children / Catherine Pesso-Miquel --
Double refraction : rewriting the canon in contemporary Scottish literature / Dietmar Boehnke --
Genre and Islam in recent Anglophone romantic fiction / John A. Stotesbury --
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Jackass : Fight Club as a refraction of Hogg's Justified Sinner and Stevenson's Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde / Kirsten Stirling --
Return to Austen : film heroines of the nineties / Celestino Deleyto Alcalá --
Dickens and Post-Victorian fiction / Georges Letissier --
Parody as revisionary critique : Charles Palliser's The Quincunx / J. Hillis Miller --
Refracting the past in praise of the dead poets in Possession : A Romance / Margarida Esteves Pereira --
Hearts object : Jeanette Winterson and the ethics of absolutist romance / Jean-Michel Ganteau --
Between Othello and Equiano : Caryl Phillips' subversive rewritings / Fernando Galván --
Challenging Shakespeare : strategies of writing back in Zadie Smith's White Teeth and Caryl Phillips' The Nature of Blood / Petra Tournay --
To Hamlet and back with Humble Boy by Charlotte Jones (2001) / Nicole Boireau.
Series Title: Postmodern studies, 35.
Responsibility: edited by Susana Onega and Christian Gutleben.


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