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The Resource Novels of the contemporary extreme, edited by Alain-Philippe Durand and Naomi Mandel, (electronic resource)

Novels of the contemporary extreme, edited by Alain-Philippe Durand and Naomi Mandel, (electronic resource)

Label
Novels of the contemporary extreme
Title
Novels of the contemporary extreme
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alain-Philippe Durand and Naomi Mandel
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
KKU
LC call number
PN3503
LC item number
.N645 2006
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1969-
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  • Durand, Alain-Philippe
  • Mandel, Naomi
Series statement
Continuum literary studies
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  • Fiction
  • Contemporary, The, in literature
  • Violence in literature
  • Popular culture in literature
Label
Novels of the contemporary extreme, edited by Alain-Philippe Durand and Naomi Mandel, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Part I. The Americas."Right here in nowheres": American psycho and violence's critique / Naomi Mandel -- Telling doubles and literal-minded reading in Bret Easton Ellis's Glamorama / Henrik Skov Nielsen -- Posthumous voice and residual presence in Don DeLillo's The body artist / Mikko Keskinen -- A post-apocalyptic world: the excremental, abject female warriors of Josée Yvon / Paula Ruth Gilbert with Colleen Lester -- On the impossibility of being contemporary in Nelly Arcan's Folle / Martine Delvaux -- Media-portrayed violence in Alberto Fuguet's Tinta roja / Jason Summers -- Part II. Europe and the Middle East. Sadomasochism, castration and rape: Richard Morgiève's nightmare theater of primal scenes / Ralph Schoolcraft -- Dantec's Inferno / Lawrence R. Schehr -- Michel Houellebecq: a fin de siècle for the twentieth century / Sabine van Wesemael -- Beyond the extreme: Frédéric Beigbeder's Windows on the world / Alain-Philippe Durand -- Amélie Nothomb's dialectic of the sublime and the grotesque / Martine Guyot-Bender -- Violence biting its own tail: Martin Amis's Yellow dog / Jean-Michel Ganteau -- Beauty and death as simulacra in Ray Loriga's Caídos del cielo and El hombre que inventó Manhattan / Kathryn Everly -- Sex, drugs and violence in Lucía Etxebarria's Amor, curiosidad, Prozac y dudas / Catherine Bourland Ross -- On human parts: Orly Castel-Bloom and the Israeli extreme / Adia Mendelson-Maoz
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000212554
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780826490889
Lccn
2006282783
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000212554
Label
Novels of the contemporary extreme, edited by Alain-Philippe Durand and Naomi Mandel, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Part I. The Americas."Right here in nowheres": American psycho and violence's critique / Naomi Mandel -- Telling doubles and literal-minded reading in Bret Easton Ellis's Glamorama / Henrik Skov Nielsen -- Posthumous voice and residual presence in Don DeLillo's The body artist / Mikko Keskinen -- A post-apocalyptic world: the excremental, abject female warriors of Josée Yvon / Paula Ruth Gilbert with Colleen Lester -- On the impossibility of being contemporary in Nelly Arcan's Folle / Martine Delvaux -- Media-portrayed violence in Alberto Fuguet's Tinta roja / Jason Summers -- Part II. Europe and the Middle East. Sadomasochism, castration and rape: Richard Morgiève's nightmare theater of primal scenes / Ralph Schoolcraft -- Dantec's Inferno / Lawrence R. Schehr -- Michel Houellebecq: a fin de siècle for the twentieth century / Sabine van Wesemael -- Beyond the extreme: Frédéric Beigbeder's Windows on the world / Alain-Philippe Durand -- Amélie Nothomb's dialectic of the sublime and the grotesque / Martine Guyot-Bender -- Violence biting its own tail: Martin Amis's Yellow dog / Jean-Michel Ganteau -- Beauty and death as simulacra in Ray Loriga's Caídos del cielo and El hombre que inventó Manhattan / Kathryn Everly -- Sex, drugs and violence in Lucía Etxebarria's Amor, curiosidad, Prozac y dudas / Catherine Bourland Ross -- On human parts: Orly Castel-Bloom and the Israeli extreme / Adia Mendelson-Maoz
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000212554
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780826490889
Lccn
2006282783
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000212554

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