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Lucy, Niall - Dictionary of Postmodernism, ebook

Dictionary of Postmodernism

Lucy, Niall


A Dictionary of Postmodernism presents an authoritative A-Z of the critical terms and central figures related to the origins and evolution of postmodernist theory and culture. Explores the names and ideas that have come to define the postmodern condition – from Baudrillard, Jameson,

Butler, Christopher - Postmodernism: A Very Short Introduction, ebook

Postmodernism: A Very Short Introduction

Butler, Christopher


Postmodernism has been a buzzword in contemporary society for the last decade. But how can it be defined? In this Very Short Introduction Christopher Butler challenges and explores the key ideas of postmodernists, and their engagement with theory, literature, the visual arts, film, architecture,

Green, Jeremy - Late Postmodernism, ebook

Late Postmodernism

Green, Jeremy


Late Postmodernism and the Literary Field
Jeremy Green
3. The Novel and the Death of Literature
Jeremy Green
4. Jonathan Franzen, Oprah Winfrey, and the Future of the Social Novel
Jeremy Green
5. Late Postmodernism

Eagleton, Terry - The Illusions of Postmodernism, ebook

The Illusions of Postmodernism

Eagleton, Terry


In this brilliant critique, Terry Eagleton explores the origins and emergence of postmodernism, revealing its ambivalences and contradictions. Above all he speaks to a particular kind of student, or consumer, of popular "brands" of postmodern thought.

Huber, Irmtraud - Literature after Postmodernism, ebook

Literature after Postmodernism

Huber, Irmtraud


Table of contents
1. Introduction: Epitaph on a Ghost, or the Impossible End of Postmodernism
Irmtraud Huber
Part I. Tracing Shifts
2. Post-post, Beyond and Back: Literature in the Wake of Postmodernism
Irmtraud Huber
3. Pragmatic…

Keulks, Gavin - Martin Amis: Postmodernism and Beyond, ebook

Martin Amis: Postmodernism and Beyond

Keulks, Gavin


W(h)ither Postmodernism: Late Amis
Gavin Keulks
12. J.G. Ballard’s “Inner Space” and the Early Fiction of Martin Amis
James Diedrick
13. A Reluctant Leavisite: Martin Amis’s “Higher Journalism”
M. Hunter Hayes
14. Nonfiction by Martin

Latham, Monica - A Poetics of Postmodernism and Neomodernism, ebook

A Poetics of Postmodernism and Neomodernism

Latham, Monica


Table of contents
1. Introduction: Legacies
Monica Latham
2. ‘The Dressing-rooms, the Workshops, the Sculleries, the Bubbling Cauldrons’
Monica Latham
3. Ventriloquists: Between Debt and Homage
Monica Latham
4. Parodic Games:…

Clewell, Tammy - Mourning, Modernism, Postmodernism, ebook

Mourning, Modernism, Postmodernism

Clewell, Tammy


Table of contents
1. Introduction: Rethinking Loss; Remapping the Novel
Tammy Clewell
Part I. Inceptions
2. Woolf and the Great War
Tammy Clewell
3. Economies of Loss in Faulkner’s Fiction
Tammy Clewell
Part II. Legacies

Balzano, Wanda - Irish Postmodernisms and Popular Culture, ebook

Irish Postmodernisms and Popular Culture

Balzano, Wanda


Table of contents
Part I. Race
1. Not Irish Enough? Masculinity and Ethnicity in The Wire and Rescue Me
Gerardine Meaney
2. Reading and Writing Race in Ireland: Roddy Doyle and Metro Eireann
Maureen T. Reddy
3. Marching, Minstrelsy,…