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The Resource Oscar Wilde and the poetics of ambiguity, Michael Patrick Gillespie

Oscar Wilde and the poetics of ambiguity, Michael Patrick Gillespie

Label
Oscar Wilde and the poetics of ambiguity
Title
Oscar Wilde and the poetics of ambiguity
Statement of responsibility
Michael Patrick Gillespie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Oscar Wilde and the Poetics of Ambiguity presents an inclusive approach to Wilde criticism. It highlights the diversity in Wilde's writing, suggests strategies for reading, and leaves the reader to decide how best to apply them
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gillespie, Michael Patrick
Dewey number
828/.809
Index
index present
LC call number
PR5827.A63
LC item number
G55 1996eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilde, Oscar
  • Homosexuality and literature
  • Ambiguity in literature
  • Wilde, Oscar
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Ambiguity in literature
  • Homosexuality and literature
  • Great Britain
Label
Oscar Wilde and the poetics of ambiguity, Michael Patrick Gillespie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-198) 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 Insistence of Pluralism: Wilde, the Reader, and the Elements of Composition -- 1. "Tame Essence of Wilde": The Evolution of Wilde's Early Writings -- 2. Cultural and Aesthetic Responses in Wilde's Essays: Approaching The Picture of Dorian Gray -- 3. Picturing Dorian Gray: Resistant Readings in Wilde's Novel -- 4. The Force of Conformity: Plays of the Early Nineties -- 5. The Victorian Impulse in Contemporary Audiences: The Regularization of The Importance of Being Earnest -- 6. From Beau Brummell to Lady Bracknell: Re-viewing the Dandy in The Importance of Being Earnest -- 7. The Salome of Wilde and Beardsley: Multiple Voices, Multiple Texts -- 8. The Failure of Solipsism: Wilde's Late Work
Control code
44956230
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 204 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813019598
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44956230
Label
Oscar Wilde and the poetics of ambiguity, Michael Patrick Gillespie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-198) 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 Insistence of Pluralism: Wilde, the Reader, and the Elements of Composition -- 1. "Tame Essence of Wilde": The Evolution of Wilde's Early Writings -- 2. Cultural and Aesthetic Responses in Wilde's Essays: Approaching The Picture of Dorian Gray -- 3. Picturing Dorian Gray: Resistant Readings in Wilde's Novel -- 4. The Force of Conformity: Plays of the Early Nineties -- 5. The Victorian Impulse in Contemporary Audiences: The Regularization of The Importance of Being Earnest -- 6. From Beau Brummell to Lady Bracknell: Re-viewing the Dandy in The Importance of Being Earnest -- 7. The Salome of Wilde and Beardsley: Multiple Voices, Multiple Texts -- 8. The Failure of Solipsism: Wilde's Late Work
Control code
44956230
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 204 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813019598
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44956230

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