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The Resource Literature, modernism and myth : belief and responsibility in the twentieth century, Michael Bell

Literature, modernism and myth : belief and responsibility in the twentieth century, Michael Bell

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Literature, modernism and myth : belief and responsibility in the twentieth century
Title
Literature, modernism and myth
Title remainder
belief and responsibility in the twentieth century
Statement of responsibility
Michael Bell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bell, Michael
Dewey number
809/.915
Index
index present
LC call number
PN771
LC item number
.B35 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literature, Modern
  • Myth in literature
Label
Literature, modernism and myth : belief and responsibility in the twentieth century, Michael Bell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-256) 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
1. Myth in the age of the world view -- 2. Varieties of modernist mythopoeia. W.B. Yeats: 'in dreams begin responsibilities'. James Joyce's Ulysses: Trieste -- Zurich -- Paris 1914-1922. D.H. Lawrence: 'Am I out of my mind?' -- 3. Countercases: T.S. Eliot and Ezra Pound. T.S. Eliot: Religion versus myth. Odysseus unbound: the Cantos of Ezra Pound -- 4. The Politics of modernist mythopoeia. Joseph Conrad and the 'Africa' within -- 5. The break-up of modernist mythopoeia. Novel, story and the foreign: Thomas Mann, Cervantes, and Primo Levi -- 6. Living with myth: Cervantes and the new world. Alejo Carpentier: recovering the marvellous in The Kingdom of this World. Myth and fiction in Gabriel Garcia Marquez' One Hundred Years of Solitude -- 7. Living without myth: deconstructing the old world. Believing in the allegators: Thomas Pynchon and urban legend. Ideology and confidence: flights of fancy in Angela Carter's Nights at the Circus -- Conclusion: ideology, myth and criticism
Control code
34515636
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 260 pages
Isbn
9780521580168
Lccn
96014205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Literature, modernism and myth : belief and responsibility in the twentieth century, Michael Bell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-256) 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
1. Myth in the age of the world view -- 2. Varieties of modernist mythopoeia. W.B. Yeats: 'in dreams begin responsibilities'. James Joyce's Ulysses: Trieste -- Zurich -- Paris 1914-1922. D.H. Lawrence: 'Am I out of my mind?' -- 3. Countercases: T.S. Eliot and Ezra Pound. T.S. Eliot: Religion versus myth. Odysseus unbound: the Cantos of Ezra Pound -- 4. The Politics of modernist mythopoeia. Joseph Conrad and the 'Africa' within -- 5. The break-up of modernist mythopoeia. Novel, story and the foreign: Thomas Mann, Cervantes, and Primo Levi -- 6. Living with myth: Cervantes and the new world. Alejo Carpentier: recovering the marvellous in The Kingdom of this World. Myth and fiction in Gabriel Garcia Marquez' One Hundred Years of Solitude -- 7. Living without myth: deconstructing the old world. Believing in the allegators: Thomas Pynchon and urban legend. Ideology and confidence: flights of fancy in Angela Carter's Nights at the Circus -- Conclusion: ideology, myth and criticism
Control code
34515636
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 260 pages
Isbn
9780521580168
Lccn
96014205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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