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Acheraïou, Amar

Joseph Conrad and the Reader

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Table of contents

1. Introduction
Amar Acheraïou

Part I. Theoretical Perspectives

2. Conrad’s Conception of Authorship: Probing the Implications and Limits of the Death-of-the-Author Theory
Amar Acheraïou

Part II. Reception Theory: Reading as a Cultural and Ideological Construct

3. Polish Responses: Art and the Ethics of Collectivity
Amar Acheraïou

4. British Reception: Englishness and the Act of Reading
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Part III. Aesthetic Ramifications, Narrative Entanglements, and Fictional Readers

5. Conrad’s Visual Aesthetics: Classical and Modern Connections
Amar Acheraïou

6. A Cartography of Conrad’s Fictional Readers: Reading Hierarchy in Lord Jim, ‘Heart of Darkness’, Nostromo, and Victory
Amar Acheraïou

7. Narrative Solidarity and Competition for Truth and Signification
Amar Acheraïou

8. Conrad and the Construction of the Reader: Tension between Democratic Vision and Aristocratic Leaning
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9. Narrative Self-Consciousness and the Act of Reading: Examining Under Western Eyes through the Lens of the Poetics of Fielding, Sterne, and Diderot
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10. Conclusion
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Keywords: Literature, Literary Theory, Nineteenth-Century Literature, Twentieth-Century Literature, Fiction, British and Irish Literature, European Literature

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2009
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
243 pages
Category
Litterary Studies
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9780230250833
Printed ISBN
978-1-349-30997-9

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