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The Resource The City as Performance : the Contemporary American Novel and the Power of the Senses

The City as Performance : the Contemporary American Novel and the Power of the Senses

Label
The City as Performance : the Contemporary American Novel and the Power of the Senses
Title
The City as Performance
Title remainder
the Contemporary American Novel and the Power of the Senses
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1983-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weymann-Teschke, Stefanie
Dewey number
813/.5409321732
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS228.C53
LC item number
W49 2018eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
American Studies - A Monograph Series
Series volume
v. 288
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cities and towns in literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Cities and towns in literature
Label
The City as Performance : the Contemporary American Novel and the Power of the Senses
Instantiates
Publication
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
  • Cover; Titel; Imprint; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction; 2 A Walk Through the City in Literature; 2.1 The City as Setting; 2.2 The City as Metaphor; 2.3 The City as Character; 2.4 The City as Text; 3 The City as Performance; 3.1 Exploring New Avenues; 3.2 The Spatial Turn; 3.3 The Sensory Turn; 3.4 Flânerie, or the Art of Walking; 3.5 Performing the City; 4 Touching the City; 4.1 Cosmopolis: The Failing Body; 4.2 Cosmopolis: States of Contiguity; 4.3 Lowboy: Contiguity Continued; 4.4 Lowboy: Subterranean Flânerie; 5 Hearing the City; 5.1 Architectures of Sound
  • 5.2 Homer and Langley: Aural Flânerie5.3 Homer and Langley: Building New York; 5.4 Tropic of Orange: Manzanar Murakami, Conductor; 5.5 Tropic of Orange: A Transnational Symphony; 6 Smelling the City; 6.1 The Space of Smell; 6.2 Chronic City: Urban Simulacra; 6.3 Chronic City: Deconstructing New York; 6.4 Chronic City: A Whiff of the Real; 7 Seeing the City; 7.1 The Impossible Art of Seeing; 7.2 Open City: Blind Fields; 7.3 Open City: Travels into Urban Obscurity; 7.4 Gimme the Money: Motorized Flânerie; 7.5 Gimme the Money: A Psychogeography of New York
  • 8 By Way of Conclusion: Synecdoche, New YorkBibliography; Backcover
Control code
1100037225
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (288 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783825377762
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1100037225
Label
The City as Performance : the Contemporary American Novel and the Power of the Senses
Publication
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
  • Cover; Titel; Imprint; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction; 2 A Walk Through the City in Literature; 2.1 The City as Setting; 2.2 The City as Metaphor; 2.3 The City as Character; 2.4 The City as Text; 3 The City as Performance; 3.1 Exploring New Avenues; 3.2 The Spatial Turn; 3.3 The Sensory Turn; 3.4 Flânerie, or the Art of Walking; 3.5 Performing the City; 4 Touching the City; 4.1 Cosmopolis: The Failing Body; 4.2 Cosmopolis: States of Contiguity; 4.3 Lowboy: Contiguity Continued; 4.4 Lowboy: Subterranean Flânerie; 5 Hearing the City; 5.1 Architectures of Sound
  • 5.2 Homer and Langley: Aural Flânerie5.3 Homer and Langley: Building New York; 5.4 Tropic of Orange: Manzanar Murakami, Conductor; 5.5 Tropic of Orange: A Transnational Symphony; 6 Smelling the City; 6.1 The Space of Smell; 6.2 Chronic City: Urban Simulacra; 6.3 Chronic City: Deconstructing New York; 6.4 Chronic City: A Whiff of the Real; 7 Seeing the City; 7.1 The Impossible Art of Seeing; 7.2 Open City: Blind Fields; 7.3 Open City: Travels into Urban Obscurity; 7.4 Gimme the Money: Motorized Flânerie; 7.5 Gimme the Money: A Psychogeography of New York
  • 8 By Way of Conclusion: Synecdoche, New YorkBibliography; Backcover
Control code
1100037225
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (288 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783825377762
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1100037225

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