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The Resource Trains, literature, and culture : reading/writing the rails, [edited by] Steven D. Spalding, Benjamin Fraser

Trains, literature, and culture : reading/writing the rails, [edited by] Steven D. Spalding, Benjamin Fraser

Label
Trains, literature, and culture : reading/writing the rails
Title
Trains, literature, and culture
Title remainder
reading/writing the rails
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Steven D. Spalding, Benjamin Fraser
Title variation
Trains, literature, and culture
Title variation remainder
reading and writing the rails
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Trains, literature and culture is the first work to thoroughly explore the railroad's connections with a full range of cultural discourses--including literature, visual art, music, graffiti, and television but also advertising, architecture, cell phones, and more..."--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
700/.4558
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.R22
LC item number
T73 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spalding, Steven D.
  • Fraser, Benjamin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Railroads in literature
  • Literature, Modern
  • Literature, Modern
  • Literature and technology
  • Railroads
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / Books & Reading
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Human Geography
Label
Trains, literature, and culture : reading/writing the rails, [edited by] Steven D. Spalding, Benjamin Fraser
Instantiates
Publication
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
Railroad blues: crossing the tracks of gender, class, and race inequities in the blues and Ann Petry's The street / Claudia May -- Nineteenth-century German women writers on the railroad / Beth Muellner -- Technology transfer, the railway and independence in Ousmane Sembène's Les bouts de bois de Dieu / Roxanna Curto -- Futurist trains: aesthetics and subjectivity in the Italian avant-garde / Alessio Lerro -- Sublime hieroglyphics: the Pacific Coast views 1867-1872 of Carleton Watkins / Scott Palmer -- Modernity, anxiety, and the development of a popular railway landscape aesthetic, 1809-1879 / Matt Thompson -- Mapping memory through the railway network: reconsidering Freud's metaphors from the Project for a scientific psychology to Beyond the pleasure principle / Claudie Massicotte -- Killer trains and thrilling travels: the spectacle of mobility in Zola and Proust / Steven D. Spalding -- Class and counterfeiting during the Porfiriato: Gutièrrez Nájera's "The streetcar novel" / José Eduardo González -- Train, trestle, ticker: railroad and region in Frank Norris's The octopus and María Amparo Ruiz de Burton's The squatter and The Don / Michael Velez
Control code
753632463
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 247 pages
Isbn
9780739165621
Isbn Type
(electronic)
Lccn
2011044516
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)753632463
Label
Trains, literature, and culture : reading/writing the rails, [edited by] Steven D. Spalding, Benjamin Fraser
Publication
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
Railroad blues: crossing the tracks of gender, class, and race inequities in the blues and Ann Petry's The street / Claudia May -- Nineteenth-century German women writers on the railroad / Beth Muellner -- Technology transfer, the railway and independence in Ousmane Sembène's Les bouts de bois de Dieu / Roxanna Curto -- Futurist trains: aesthetics and subjectivity in the Italian avant-garde / Alessio Lerro -- Sublime hieroglyphics: the Pacific Coast views 1867-1872 of Carleton Watkins / Scott Palmer -- Modernity, anxiety, and the development of a popular railway landscape aesthetic, 1809-1879 / Matt Thompson -- Mapping memory through the railway network: reconsidering Freud's metaphors from the Project for a scientific psychology to Beyond the pleasure principle / Claudie Massicotte -- Killer trains and thrilling travels: the spectacle of mobility in Zola and Proust / Steven D. Spalding -- Class and counterfeiting during the Porfiriato: Gutièrrez Nájera's "The streetcar novel" / José Eduardo González -- Train, trestle, ticker: railroad and region in Frank Norris's The octopus and María Amparo Ruiz de Burton's The squatter and The Don / Michael Velez
Control code
753632463
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 247 pages
Isbn
9780739165621
Isbn Type
(electronic)
Lccn
2011044516
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)753632463

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