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Author Phelan, James, 1951-
Title Reading the American novel 1920-2010 [electronic resource] / James Phelan.
Publication Info. Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons Inc., 2013.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
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Includes index.
Contents Introduction: Reading the American novel, 1920-2010 -- Principles of rhetorical reading -- The Age of Innocence (1920): bildung and the ethics of desire -- The Great Gatsby (1925): character narration, temporal order, and tragedy -- A Farewell to Arms (1929): bildung, tragedy, and the rhetoric of voice -- The Sound and the Fury (1929): portrait narrative as tragedy -- Their Eyes Were Watching God (1937): bildung and the rhetoric and politics of voice -- Invisible Man (1952): bildung, politics, and rhetorical design -- Lolita (1955): the ethics of the telling and the ethics of the told -- The Crying of Lot 49 (1966): mimetic protagonist, thematic-synthetic storyworld -- Beloved (1987): Sethe's choice and Morrison's ethical challenge -- Freedom (2010): realism after postmodernism.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Books and reading -- United States.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780631230670 063123067X (DLC) 2012046829
ISBN 111851288X (electronic bk.)
9781118512883 (electronic bk.)
9780631230670 (cloth)
063123067X (cloth)
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