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The Resource Apocalyptic futures : marked bodies and the violence of the text in Kafka, Conrad, and Coetzee, Russell Samolsky, (electronic resource)

Apocalyptic futures : marked bodies and the violence of the text in Kafka, Conrad, and Coetzee, Russell Samolsky, (electronic resource)

Label
Apocalyptic futures : marked bodies and the violence of the text in Kafka, Conrad, and Coetzee
Title
Apocalyptic futures
Title remainder
marked bodies and the violence of the text in Kafka, Conrad, and Coetzee
Statement of responsibility
Russell Samolsky
Title variation
  • Marked bodies and the violence of the text in Kafka, Conrad, and Coetzee
  • Violence of the text in Kafka, Conrad, and Coetzee
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Samolsky, Russell
Dewey number
809.3/04
LC call number
PN3347
LC item number
.S26 2011
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kafka, Franz
  • Conrad, Joseph
  • Coetzee, J. M
  • Spiegelman, Art
  • Fiction
  • Ethics in literature
  • Apocalyptic literature
  • Prophecy in literature
  • Violence in literature
  • Mimesis in literature
Label
Apocalyptic futures : marked bodies and the violence of the text in Kafka, Conrad, and Coetzee, Russell Samolsky, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: writing violence : marked bodies and retroactive signs -- Metaleptic machines : Kafka, Kabbalah, Shoah -- Kafka and Shoah -- Kafka and Kabbalah -- Inscriptional machines -- Apocalyptic futures : Heart of darkness, embodiment, and African genocide -- Heart of darkness and African genocide -- The genealogy of apocalypse -- Delayed decodings -- Marlow and messianism -- The body in ruins : torture, allegory, and materiality in J. M. Coetzee's Waiting for the barbarians -- The politics of the eternal present -- Torture and allegory -- The body in ruins -- The materiality of the letter -- Mourning the bones -- Coda : the time of inscription: Maus and the apocalypse of number
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000598559
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Isbn
9780823234790
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011032058
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000598559
Label
Apocalyptic futures : marked bodies and the violence of the text in Kafka, Conrad, and Coetzee, Russell Samolsky, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: writing violence : marked bodies and retroactive signs -- Metaleptic machines : Kafka, Kabbalah, Shoah -- Kafka and Shoah -- Kafka and Kabbalah -- Inscriptional machines -- Apocalyptic futures : Heart of darkness, embodiment, and African genocide -- Heart of darkness and African genocide -- The genealogy of apocalypse -- Delayed decodings -- Marlow and messianism -- The body in ruins : torture, allegory, and materiality in J. M. Coetzee's Waiting for the barbarians -- The politics of the eternal present -- Torture and allegory -- The body in ruins -- The materiality of the letter -- Mourning the bones -- Coda : the time of inscription: Maus and the apocalypse of number
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000598559
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Isbn
9780823234790
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011032058
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000598559

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