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The Resource American fiction of the 1990s : reflections of history and culture, edited by Jay Prosser

American fiction of the 1990s : reflections of history and culture, edited by Jay Prosser

Label
American fiction of the 1990s : reflections of history and culture
Title
American fiction of the 1990s
Title remainder
reflections of history and culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jay Prosser
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume reads the incredibly rich body of 1990s American fiction in the context of key cultural concerns of the period. It examines texts by established authors such as Don DeLillo, Toni Morrison, Philip Roth, Thomas Pynchon, Sherman Alexie, Chang-rae Lee, E. Annie Proulx, David Foster Wallace and Jonathan Franzen
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.5409353
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.S7
LC item number
A45 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Prosser, Jay
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Literature and society
  • Literature and history
  • History in literature
  • Social problems in literature
  • Emigration and immigration in literature
  • Race relations in literature
  • Nineteen nineties
Label
American fiction of the 1990s : reflections of history and culture, edited by Jay Prosser
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Red, white, and black : racial exchanges in fiction by Sherman Alexie
  • Andrew Dix
  • In the shadow of the gun : African-American fiction and the anxieties of nostalgia
  • Andrew Warnes
  • Tragic no more? : the reappearance of the racially mixed character
  • Suzanne W. Jones
  • Historical narratives.
  • The way we were(n't) : origins and empire in Thomas Pynchon's Mason & Dixon
  • Stacey Olster
  • Contesting the historical pastoral in Philip Roth's American trilogy
  • Transnational borders.
  • Derek Parker Royal
  • Skating on a shit field : Tim O'Brien and the topography of trauma
  • Brian Jarvis
  • Sex images.
  • A painful progress : queer fiction and the American protest literature tradition
  • Zoe Trodd
  • Regular Lolitas : the afterlives of an American adolescent
  • Kasia Boddy
  • Glamorama, Fight club, and the terror of narcissistic abjection
  • Alex E. Blazer
  • Outside in : Latino/a un-bordering in US fiction
  • Postmodern technologies.
  • Beyond the Cold War in Don DeLillo's Mao II and Underworld
  • Peter Knight
  • Selfless cravings : addiction and recovery in David Foster Wallace's Infinite jest
  • Timothy Aubry
  • The end of postmodernism : American fiction at the millennium
  • Stephen J. Burn
  • A. Robert Lee
  • "Come change your destiny, turn suffering into silver and joy" : constituting Americans
  • Nahem Yousaf
  • America as diaphor : cultural translation in Bharati Mukherjee's The holder of the world
  • Krishna Sen
  • Race cathexes.
Control code
191865411
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 244 pages
Isbn
9780203091043
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2008004058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)191865411
Label
American fiction of the 1990s : reflections of history and culture, edited by Jay Prosser
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Red, white, and black : racial exchanges in fiction by Sherman Alexie
  • Andrew Dix
  • In the shadow of the gun : African-American fiction and the anxieties of nostalgia
  • Andrew Warnes
  • Tragic no more? : the reappearance of the racially mixed character
  • Suzanne W. Jones
  • Historical narratives.
  • The way we were(n't) : origins and empire in Thomas Pynchon's Mason & Dixon
  • Stacey Olster
  • Contesting the historical pastoral in Philip Roth's American trilogy
  • Transnational borders.
  • Derek Parker Royal
  • Skating on a shit field : Tim O'Brien and the topography of trauma
  • Brian Jarvis
  • Sex images.
  • A painful progress : queer fiction and the American protest literature tradition
  • Zoe Trodd
  • Regular Lolitas : the afterlives of an American adolescent
  • Kasia Boddy
  • Glamorama, Fight club, and the terror of narcissistic abjection
  • Alex E. Blazer
  • Outside in : Latino/a un-bordering in US fiction
  • Postmodern technologies.
  • Beyond the Cold War in Don DeLillo's Mao II and Underworld
  • Peter Knight
  • Selfless cravings : addiction and recovery in David Foster Wallace's Infinite jest
  • Timothy Aubry
  • The end of postmodernism : American fiction at the millennium
  • Stephen J. Burn
  • A. Robert Lee
  • "Come change your destiny, turn suffering into silver and joy" : constituting Americans
  • Nahem Yousaf
  • America as diaphor : cultural translation in Bharati Mukherjee's The holder of the world
  • Krishna Sen
  • Race cathexes.
Control code
191865411
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 244 pages
Isbn
9780203091043
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2008004058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)191865411

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