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The Resource Toward the end : closure and structure in the American short story, John Gerlach

Toward the end : closure and structure in the American short story, John Gerlach

Label
Toward the end : closure and structure in the American short story
Title
Toward the end
Title remainder
closure and structure in the American short story
Statement of responsibility
John Gerlach
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gerlach, John C
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories, American
  • Plots (Drama, novel, etc.)
  • Closure (Rhetoric)
  • Fiction
Label
Toward the end : closure and structure in the American short story, John Gerlach
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 184-188
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Antecedents -- Signals of closure -- Direct and indirect form -- Boccaccio, Day III, Fifth story -- Zima -- Chaucer, "The Nun's Priet's tale" -- The Early Nineteenth century -- The Shape of the short story -- Neal, "Otter-Bag" -- Irving, "The Story of the young Italian" -- Willis, "Mabel Wynne" -- poe, "The Fall of the House of Usher" -- Direct and indirect form -- Hawthorne, "The Celestial Rail-road," "Mrs. Bullfrog," "Roger Malvin's burial" -- Irving, "Rip Van Winkle" -- Melville, "Bartleby the scrivener," "I and my chimney" -- The Later Nineteenth century -- Conventional patterns -- page, "Marse Chan" -- The Surprise ending: Aldrich, O. Henry -- Poe, "Ligeia" -- Wharton, "Roman Fiver" -- Alternatives to surprise -- Indirection and parody -- Twain, "The Notorious jumping frog of Calaveras County" -- Jewett, "A White heron" -- Crane, "The Bridge comes to Yellow sky" -- Converging closure and the theory of openness -- James, "Paste, " "A Bundle of letters," "Four meetings," "The Altar of the dead" -- Convergence: Retrospection and new directions -- The Twentieth century: new forms -- Imagist form -- Anderson, "Hands" -- Porter, "Flowering Judas" -- Compressed form -- Hemingway, "Cat in the rain," "Hills like white elephants," "The Short happy life of Francis Macomber" -- The Twentieth century: extending the frame -- The illusion of openness
  • Oates, "Where are you going, where have you been," and capote, "Miriam" -- O'Connor, "Parker's back" -- The Practice of openness -- Updike, "Ace in the hole" -- Malamud, "The Magic barrel" -- Faulkner, "That evening sun" -- Antistory and story: From Tralfamadore to tale -- The Semblance of narrative -- Coover, "The Babysitter" -- The Rejection of narrative -- Barthelme, "Balloon," and Gass, "In the heart of the heart of the country" -- The Tale in modern perspective -- Cheever, "Artemis, the honest well digger" -- Conslusion
Control code
10695777
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 193 pages
Isbn
9780817302337
Isbn Type
(hard)
Lccn
84002509
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)724161
Label
Toward the end : closure and structure in the American short story, John Gerlach
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 184-188
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Antecedents -- Signals of closure -- Direct and indirect form -- Boccaccio, Day III, Fifth story -- Zima -- Chaucer, "The Nun's Priet's tale" -- The Early Nineteenth century -- The Shape of the short story -- Neal, "Otter-Bag" -- Irving, "The Story of the young Italian" -- Willis, "Mabel Wynne" -- poe, "The Fall of the House of Usher" -- Direct and indirect form -- Hawthorne, "The Celestial Rail-road," "Mrs. Bullfrog," "Roger Malvin's burial" -- Irving, "Rip Van Winkle" -- Melville, "Bartleby the scrivener," "I and my chimney" -- The Later Nineteenth century -- Conventional patterns -- page, "Marse Chan" -- The Surprise ending: Aldrich, O. Henry -- Poe, "Ligeia" -- Wharton, "Roman Fiver" -- Alternatives to surprise -- Indirection and parody -- Twain, "The Notorious jumping frog of Calaveras County" -- Jewett, "A White heron" -- Crane, "The Bridge comes to Yellow sky" -- Converging closure and the theory of openness -- James, "Paste, " "A Bundle of letters," "Four meetings," "The Altar of the dead" -- Convergence: Retrospection and new directions -- The Twentieth century: new forms -- Imagist form -- Anderson, "Hands" -- Porter, "Flowering Judas" -- Compressed form -- Hemingway, "Cat in the rain," "Hills like white elephants," "The Short happy life of Francis Macomber" -- The Twentieth century: extending the frame -- The illusion of openness
  • Oates, "Where are you going, where have you been," and capote, "Miriam" -- O'Connor, "Parker's back" -- The Practice of openness -- Updike, "Ace in the hole" -- Malamud, "The Magic barrel" -- Faulkner, "That evening sun" -- Antistory and story: From Tralfamadore to tale -- The Semblance of narrative -- Coover, "The Babysitter" -- The Rejection of narrative -- Barthelme, "Balloon," and Gass, "In the heart of the heart of the country" -- The Tale in modern perspective -- Cheever, "Artemis, the honest well digger" -- Conslusion
Control code
10695777
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 193 pages
Isbn
9780817302337
Isbn Type
(hard)
Lccn
84002509
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)724161

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