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The Resource Creatural fictions : human-animal relationships in twentieth- and twenty-first-century literature, edited by David Herman

Creatural fictions : human-animal relationships in twentieth- and twenty-first-century literature, edited by David Herman

Label
Creatural fictions : human-animal relationships in twentieth- and twenty-first-century literature
Title
Creatural fictions
Title remainder
human-animal relationships in twentieth- and twenty-first-century literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Herman
Title variation
human-animal relationships in twentieth- and twenty-first-century literature
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
809/.93362
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.A64
LC item number
C74 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Herman, David
Series statement
Palgrave studies in animals and literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animals in literature
  • Human-animal relationships in literature
  • Animals and civilization
  • Literature, Modern
  • Literature, Modern
  • Animals and civilization
  • Animals in literature
  • Human-animal relationships in literature
  • Literature, Modern
Label
Creatural fictions : human-animal relationships in twentieth- and twenty-first-century literature, edited by David Herman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
Introduction. Literature beyond the human / David Herman -- Literary modernisms, animal worlds, and trans-species entanglements. "Kafka's animal stories: modernist form and inter-species narrative" / Marianne Dekoven; "The tortured animals of modernity: animal studies and Italian literature" / Damiano Benvegnù; "The black sheep: Djuna Barnes's dark pastoral" / Andrew Kalaidjian -- Literature beyond the human I: species, sexuality, and gender. "'Becoming men' and animal sacrifice: contemporary literary examples" / Josephine Donovan; "A tail for two theorists: the problem of the female monster in Katherine Dunn's Geek love" / Rajesh K. Reddy; "Friendship; or, representing more-than-human subjectivities and spaces in J.R. Ackerley's My dog tulip" / Shun Yin Kiang -- Literature beyond the human II: human-animal interactions across genres. "'A little wildness': negotiating relationships between human and nonhuman in historical romance" / Christy Tidwell; "Animal worlds and anthropological machines in Yann Martel's millennial novel Life of pi" / Hilary Thompson; "'Like words printed on skin': desire, animal masks, and multispecies relationships in Monique Truong's The book of salt" / Nandini Thiyagarajan -- Human-animal entanglements in late-20th- and early-21st-century fiction. "Horsescapes: space, nation, and human-horse relations in Jane Smiley's Horse heaven" / Jopi Nyman; "Animal others, other people: exploring cetacean personhood in Zakes Mda's The whale caller" / Craig Smith; "Ghostly presences: tracing the animal in Julia Leigh's The hunter" / Roman Bartosch
Control code
915056857
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vi, 290 pages
Isbn
9781137520661
Lccn
2015022373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)915056857
Label
Creatural fictions : human-animal relationships in twentieth- and twenty-first-century literature, edited by David Herman
Publication
Copyright
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
Introduction. Literature beyond the human / David Herman -- Literary modernisms, animal worlds, and trans-species entanglements. "Kafka's animal stories: modernist form and inter-species narrative" / Marianne Dekoven; "The tortured animals of modernity: animal studies and Italian literature" / Damiano Benvegnù; "The black sheep: Djuna Barnes's dark pastoral" / Andrew Kalaidjian -- Literature beyond the human I: species, sexuality, and gender. "'Becoming men' and animal sacrifice: contemporary literary examples" / Josephine Donovan; "A tail for two theorists: the problem of the female monster in Katherine Dunn's Geek love" / Rajesh K. Reddy; "Friendship; or, representing more-than-human subjectivities and spaces in J.R. Ackerley's My dog tulip" / Shun Yin Kiang -- Literature beyond the human II: human-animal interactions across genres. "'A little wildness': negotiating relationships between human and nonhuman in historical romance" / Christy Tidwell; "Animal worlds and anthropological machines in Yann Martel's millennial novel Life of pi" / Hilary Thompson; "'Like words printed on skin': desire, animal masks, and multispecies relationships in Monique Truong's The book of salt" / Nandini Thiyagarajan -- Human-animal entanglements in late-20th- and early-21st-century fiction. "Horsescapes: space, nation, and human-horse relations in Jane Smiley's Horse heaven" / Jopi Nyman; "Animal others, other people: exploring cetacean personhood in Zakes Mda's The whale caller" / Craig Smith; "Ghostly presences: tracing the animal in Julia Leigh's The hunter" / Roman Bartosch
Control code
915056857
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vi, 290 pages
Isbn
9781137520661
Lccn
2015022373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)915056857

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