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The Resource American post-modernist novels

American post-modernist novels

Label
American post-modernist novels
Title
American post-modernist novels
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume introduces literary contexts as they apply to novels written since 1960 by American and Canadian authors, offering students a working foundation of literary context. Essays on 37 notable post-modernist novels include detailed plot synopsis and main characters, along with symbols and motifs, historical, societal, religious, scientific and technological, and biographical context, and end with discussion questions and essay ideas
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
813/.509113
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.P64
LC item number
.A43 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Donohue Group
Series statement
Introduction to literary context
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  • Postmodernism (Literature)
  • Literature, Modern
  • American literature
  • Canadian literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American literature
  • Canadian literature
  • Literature, Modern
  • Postmodernism (Literature)
  • American fiction
  • Postmodernism (Literature)
Label
American post-modernist novels
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Prepared by the Donohue Group, Inc."--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The bell jar
  • Sylvia Plath
  • Beloved
  • Toni Morrison ; The bluest eye
  • Toni Morrison
  • Breathing lessons
  • Anne Tyler
  • Cat's cradle
  • Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
  • Different seasons
  • Alias Grace
  • Stephen King
  • Do androids dream of electric sheep?
  • Philip K. Dick
  • The female man
  • Joanna Russ
  • Fight club
  • Chuck Palahniuk
  • Franny and Zooey
  • J.D. Salinger
  • Girl, interrupted
  • Margaret Atwood
  • Susanna Kaysen ; The handmaid's tale
  • Margaret Atwood
  • The house on Mango Street
  • Sandra Cisneros
  • Housekeeping
  • Marilynne Robinson
  • How the García girls lost their accents
  • Julia Alvarez
  • The ice storm
  • Rick Moody
  • The amazing adventures of Kavalier & Clay
  • Jailbird
  • Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
  • Libra
  • Don DeLillo
  • The midwife's apprentice
  • Karen Cushman
  • Moon palace
  • Paul Auster
  • Neuromancer
  • William Gibson
  • Michael Chabon
  • Number the stars
  • Lois Lowry
  • Portnoy's complaint
  • Philip Roth
  • Rabbit, run
  • John Updike
  • The red tent
  • Anita Diamant
  • Sula
  • Toni Morrison
  • Are you there, God? It's me, Margaret
  • Tar baby
  • Toni Morrison
  • Underworld
  • Don DeLillo
  • The view from Saturday
  • E.L. Konigsburg
  • Walk two moons
  • Sharon Creech
  • White noise
  • Don DeLillo
  • Judy Blume
  • A wrinkle in time
  • Madeline L'Engle
  • Zombie
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • The bean trees
  • Barbara Kingsolver
Control code
869934720
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 328 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781619252110
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
d0f5459e-4a7b-44e5-966a-da213815045c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)869934720
Label
American post-modernist novels
Publication
Note
"Prepared by the Donohue Group, Inc."--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The bell jar
  • Sylvia Plath
  • Beloved
  • Toni Morrison ; The bluest eye
  • Toni Morrison
  • Breathing lessons
  • Anne Tyler
  • Cat's cradle
  • Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
  • Different seasons
  • Alias Grace
  • Stephen King
  • Do androids dream of electric sheep?
  • Philip K. Dick
  • The female man
  • Joanna Russ
  • Fight club
  • Chuck Palahniuk
  • Franny and Zooey
  • J.D. Salinger
  • Girl, interrupted
  • Margaret Atwood
  • Susanna Kaysen ; The handmaid's tale
  • Margaret Atwood
  • The house on Mango Street
  • Sandra Cisneros
  • Housekeeping
  • Marilynne Robinson
  • How the García girls lost their accents
  • Julia Alvarez
  • The ice storm
  • Rick Moody
  • The amazing adventures of Kavalier & Clay
  • Jailbird
  • Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
  • Libra
  • Don DeLillo
  • The midwife's apprentice
  • Karen Cushman
  • Moon palace
  • Paul Auster
  • Neuromancer
  • William Gibson
  • Michael Chabon
  • Number the stars
  • Lois Lowry
  • Portnoy's complaint
  • Philip Roth
  • Rabbit, run
  • John Updike
  • The red tent
  • Anita Diamant
  • Sula
  • Toni Morrison
  • Are you there, God? It's me, Margaret
  • Tar baby
  • Toni Morrison
  • Underworld
  • Don DeLillo
  • The view from Saturday
  • E.L. Konigsburg
  • Walk two moons
  • Sharon Creech
  • White noise
  • Don DeLillo
  • Judy Blume
  • A wrinkle in time
  • Madeline L'Engle
  • Zombie
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • The bean trees
  • Barbara Kingsolver
Control code
869934720
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 328 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781619252110
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
d0f5459e-4a7b-44e5-966a-da213815045c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)869934720

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