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The Resource Grotesque Revisited : Grotesque and Satire in the Post/Modern Literature of Central and Eastern Europe

Grotesque Revisited : Grotesque and Satire in the Post/Modern Literature of Central and Eastern Europe

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Grotesque Revisited : Grotesque and Satire in the Post/Modern Literature of Central and Eastern Europe
Title
Grotesque Revisited
Title remainder
Grotesque and Satire in the Post/Modern Literature of Central and Eastern Europe
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of essays aims to recapitulate the state of grotesque poetics in modern and post-modern writing. It concentrates on Central and Eastern Europe, introducing the Western reader to the variety and ingenuity of this region's literary traditions, ranging from German and Russian to Lithuanian and Romanian literatures. At the same time, it seeks to highlight the importance of the grotesque mode of writing in the region. It includes new insights and interpretations of theories on grot ..
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Katkus, Laurynas
Dewey number
809.915
Index
index present
LC call number
PN
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grotesque in literature
  • Satire
  • Central European literature
  • East European literature
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Literature & literary studies
  • Fiction & related items
  • Society & culture: general
  • Central European literature
  • East European literature
  • Grotesque in literature
  • Satire
Label
Grotesque Revisited : Grotesque and Satire in the Post/Modern Literature of Central and Eastern Europe
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of contents; introduction; the gravity of the grotesque; section i; of satire and satyrs; hilarious hell; the revolution(s) of the grotesque body; section ii; hrabal's satirical legacy in the central european autobiographical novel; forms of the grotesque; grotesque and heteroglossia in george tabori's works, or; the grotesque and gender in nils sakss' prose; the creative role of the grotesque in the moscow sections of mikhail bulgakov's the master and margarita; section iii; parody, satire, and carnivalisation in romanian poetic postmodernism; novel and satire
  • On the background, stains, and dry cleaningthe grotesque dimension of witold gombrowicz's novel ferdydurke; the grotesque and memory in contemporary estonian culture; contributors; index
Control code
855505158
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (200 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443850940
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781443850940
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855505158
Label
Grotesque Revisited : Grotesque and Satire in the Post/Modern Literature of Central and Eastern Europe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of contents; introduction; the gravity of the grotesque; section i; of satire and satyrs; hilarious hell; the revolution(s) of the grotesque body; section ii; hrabal's satirical legacy in the central european autobiographical novel; forms of the grotesque; grotesque and heteroglossia in george tabori's works, or; the grotesque and gender in nils sakss' prose; the creative role of the grotesque in the moscow sections of mikhail bulgakov's the master and margarita; section iii; parody, satire, and carnivalisation in romanian poetic postmodernism; novel and satire
  • On the background, stains, and dry cleaningthe grotesque dimension of witold gombrowicz's novel ferdydurke; the grotesque and memory in contemporary estonian culture; contributors; index
Control code
855505158
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (200 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443850940
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781443850940
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855505158

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