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The Resource Terrible beauty : the violent aesthetic and twentieth-century literature, Marian Eide

Terrible beauty : the violent aesthetic and twentieth-century literature, Marian Eide

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Terrible beauty : the violent aesthetic and twentieth-century literature
Title
Terrible beauty
Title remainder
the violent aesthetic and twentieth-century literature
Statement of responsibility
Marian Eide
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An assessment of global literature in the twentieth century--a century defined by trauma"--
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Provided by publisher
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DLC
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Eide, Marian
Dewey number
809/.04
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.V53
LC item number
E43 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cultural frames, framing culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literature, Modern
  • Violence in literature
  • Literature
  • Literature
  • Literature, Modern
  • Violence in literature
Label
Terrible beauty : the violent aesthetic and twentieth-century literature, Marian Eide
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
The violent aesthetic: an introduction -- I. Lyric poetry. Witnessing and trophy hunting: writing violence from the great war trenches -- Real violence: W. B. Yeats and the Easter Rising -- Mimetic damage: the poetry of Northern Ireland's troubles -- II. Postcolonial novels. Partition's children: ethnic cleansing on the Indian subcontinent -- Slow tyranny: entangled allegory in recent Nigerian novels -- III. Testimonial. "Going through with it": Holocaust memoir and the challenge of beauty -- Apartheid spectacle: race, drama, and South Africa's state of emergency
Control code
1080251141
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 304 pages
Isbn
9780813942353
Lccn
2018046950
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1080251141
Label
Terrible beauty : the violent aesthetic and twentieth-century literature, Marian Eide
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
The violent aesthetic: an introduction -- I. Lyric poetry. Witnessing and trophy hunting: writing violence from the great war trenches -- Real violence: W. B. Yeats and the Easter Rising -- Mimetic damage: the poetry of Northern Ireland's troubles -- II. Postcolonial novels. Partition's children: ethnic cleansing on the Indian subcontinent -- Slow tyranny: entangled allegory in recent Nigerian novels -- III. Testimonial. "Going through with it": Holocaust memoir and the challenge of beauty -- Apartheid spectacle: race, drama, and South Africa's state of emergency
Control code
1080251141
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 304 pages
Isbn
9780813942353
Lccn
2018046950
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1080251141

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