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A beginner's guide to critical reading : an anthology of literary texts, Richard Jacobs

Label
A beginner's guide to critical reading : an anthology of literary texts
Title
A beginner's guide to critical reading
Title remainder
an anthology of literary texts
Statement of responsibility
Richard Jacobs
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jacobs, Richard
Dewey number
820.9
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR83
LC item number
.J34 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • English literature
Label
A beginner's guide to critical reading : an anthology of literary texts, Richard Jacobs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Wyatt's "They flee from me" : sexual politics and metrical history -- 2. Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice : framing the outsiders -- 3. Shakespeare's Troilus and Cressida : men reading and writing a woman -- 4. Shakespeare's sonnets : courtly patronage and the homoerotic -- 5. Milton's Paradise Lost : republican politics and the canon -- 6. Marvell, Winstanley, Milton : gardens, communes and losing Paradise -- 7. Swift's Gulliver's Travels : colonialism and Eden lost again -- 8. Johnson and others : Toryism, the slave-trade, poverty, being and reading a character -- 9. Wordsworth's poems of boyhood : myths of initiation in revolutionary times -- 10. Brontë's Wuthering Heights : three-volume novels, centers and loss -- 11. Melville's Bartleby : the crisis of interpretation 12, Dickinson's poems : women writing the inexpressible -- 13. Dickens's Our Mutual Friend : between men, education and law -- 14. Carroll's "Alice" books : remembering the love-gift -- 15. Wilde's The Happy Prince : sex and politics in the fairy-tale -- 16. Gilman's The Yellow Wallpaper : the woman's body, hysteria, intertextuality -- 17. Jame's The Turn of the Screw : desire in loss and reader-response -- 18. Conrad's The Secret Agent : journeying into political vision -- 19. Green's Living : the working class in modernism and the search for the father -- 20. Rhys's Good Morning, Midnight : women in colonialism and framed in exhibition -- 21. Williams's drama : realism in the theatre, policing the allowable on stage and in film -- 22. Hill's "September Song" : the modern poet in history, the poem's right to exist -- 23. Beckett's Not I : challenging the audience with a life, lost -- 24. Bishop's and Berryman's poems : how to lose, and loss in this book -- appendix : Ovid's Echo and Narcissus : a new translation of Metamorphoses, III, 339-510 / Ed Tattersall
Control code
45330184
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 481 pages
Isbn
9780415234689
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
00051743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
A beginner's guide to critical reading : an anthology of literary texts, Richard Jacobs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Wyatt's "They flee from me" : sexual politics and metrical history -- 2. Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice : framing the outsiders -- 3. Shakespeare's Troilus and Cressida : men reading and writing a woman -- 4. Shakespeare's sonnets : courtly patronage and the homoerotic -- 5. Milton's Paradise Lost : republican politics and the canon -- 6. Marvell, Winstanley, Milton : gardens, communes and losing Paradise -- 7. Swift's Gulliver's Travels : colonialism and Eden lost again -- 8. Johnson and others : Toryism, the slave-trade, poverty, being and reading a character -- 9. Wordsworth's poems of boyhood : myths of initiation in revolutionary times -- 10. Brontë's Wuthering Heights : three-volume novels, centers and loss -- 11. Melville's Bartleby : the crisis of interpretation 12, Dickinson's poems : women writing the inexpressible -- 13. Dickens's Our Mutual Friend : between men, education and law -- 14. Carroll's "Alice" books : remembering the love-gift -- 15. Wilde's The Happy Prince : sex and politics in the fairy-tale -- 16. Gilman's The Yellow Wallpaper : the woman's body, hysteria, intertextuality -- 17. Jame's The Turn of the Screw : desire in loss and reader-response -- 18. Conrad's The Secret Agent : journeying into political vision -- 19. Green's Living : the working class in modernism and the search for the father -- 20. Rhys's Good Morning, Midnight : women in colonialism and framed in exhibition -- 21. Williams's drama : realism in the theatre, policing the allowable on stage and in film -- 22. Hill's "September Song" : the modern poet in history, the poem's right to exist -- 23. Beckett's Not I : challenging the audience with a life, lost -- 24. Bishop's and Berryman's poems : how to lose, and loss in this book -- appendix : Ovid's Echo and Narcissus : a new translation of Metamorphoses, III, 339-510 / Ed Tattersall
Control code
45330184
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 481 pages
Isbn
9780415234689
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
00051743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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