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Title The imaginary and its worlds [electronic resource] : American studies after the transnational turn / edited by Laura Bieger, Ramón Saldívar, and Johannes Voelz.
Publication Info. Hanover, N.H. : Dartmouth College Press, 2013.
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Description 1 online resource.
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Based on papers originally presented at a 2009 conference hosted at the John-F.-Kennedy-Institut of the Freie Univetät Berlin.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Imaginary and its Worlds: an Introduction / Laura Bieger, Ramón Saldívar, Johannes Voelz -- Literary Imaginaries. Imagining Cultures: The Transnational Imaginary in Postrace America / Ramón Saldívar -- The Necessary Fragmentation of the (U.S.) Literary-Cultural Imaginary / Lawrence Buell -- Imaginaries of American Modernism / Heinz Ickstadt -- Social Imaginaries. William James versus Charles Taylor: Philosophy of Religion and the Confines of the Social and Cultural Imaginaries / Herwig Friedl -- The Shaping of We-Group Identities in the African American Community: A Perspective of Figurational Sociology on the Cultural Imaginary / Christa Buschendorf -- Russia's Californio Romance: The Other Shores of Whitman's Pacific / Lene Johannessen -- Form Games: Staging Life in the Systems Epoch / Mark Seltzer -- Political Imaginaries. Real Toads / Walter Benn Michaels -- Obama Unwound: the Romanticism of Victory and the Defeat of Compromise / Christopher Newfield -- Barack Obama's Orphic Mysteries / Donald E. Pease -- Coda. The Imaginary and the Second Narrative: Reading as Transfer / Winfried Fluck.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject American literature -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
Transnationalism in literature -- Congresses.
Culture in literature -- Congresses.
Literature and transnationalism -- United States -- Congresses.
Transnationalism -- United States -- Congresses.
Added Author Bieger, Laura, editor of compilation.
Saldívar, Ramón, 1949- editor of compilation.
Voelz, Johannes editor of compilation.
Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9781611684186 1611684188 9781611684070 1611684072 (DLC) 2012046204
ISBN 1611684064 (electronic bk.)
9781611684063 (electronic bk.)
9781611684186 (cloth : alk. paper)
1611684188 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781611684070 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1611684072 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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