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The Resource Animal stories : narrating across species lines, Susan McHugh

Animal stories : narrating across species lines, Susan McHugh

Label
Animal stories : narrating across species lines
Title
Animal stories
Title remainder
narrating across species lines
Statement of responsibility
Susan McHugh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Beginning with a historical account of why animal stories pose endemic critical challenges to literary and cultural theory, "Animal Stories" argues that key creative developments in narrative form became inseparable from shifts in animal politics and science in the past century. Susan McHugh traces representational patterns specific to modern and contemporary fictions of cross-species companionship through a variety of media--including novels, films, fine art, television shows, and digital games--to show how nothing less than the futures of all species life is at stake in narrative f
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McHugh, Susan
Dewey number
813/.6080362
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.A54
LC item number
M39 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Posthumanities
Series volume
v. 15
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  • American fiction
  • English fiction
  • Animals in literature
  • Human-animal relationships in literature
  • Agent (Philosophy) in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Agent (Philosophy) in literature
  • American fiction
  • Animals in literature
  • English fiction
  • Human-animal relationships in literature
Label
Animal stories : narrating across species lines, Susan McHugh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Animal Narratives and Social Agency -- pt. I. Intersubjective Fictions. Seeing Eyes/Private Eyes : Service Dogs and Detective Fictions ; Velvet Revolutions : Girl-Horse Stories -- pt. II Intercorporeal Narratives -- Breeding Narratives of Intimacy : Shaggy Dogs, Shagging Sheep ; The Fictions and Futures of Farm Animals : Semi-Living to "Animalacra" Pig Tales
Control code
932092891
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 280 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781452947297
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbkq3v
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)932092891
Label
Animal stories : narrating across species lines, Susan McHugh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Animal Narratives and Social Agency -- pt. I. Intersubjective Fictions. Seeing Eyes/Private Eyes : Service Dogs and Detective Fictions ; Velvet Revolutions : Girl-Horse Stories -- pt. II Intercorporeal Narratives -- Breeding Narratives of Intimacy : Shaggy Dogs, Shagging Sheep ; The Fictions and Futures of Farm Animals : Semi-Living to "Animalacra" Pig Tales
Control code
932092891
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 280 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781452947297
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbkq3v
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)932092891

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