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The Resource The silence of fallout : nuclear criticism in a post-Cold War world, edited by Michael Blouin, Morgan Shipley and Jack Taylor

The silence of fallout : nuclear criticism in a post-Cold War world, edited by Michael Blouin, Morgan Shipley and Jack Taylor

Label
The silence of fallout : nuclear criticism in a post-Cold War world
Title
The silence of fallout
Title remainder
nuclear criticism in a post-Cold War world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Blouin, Morgan Shipley and Jack Taylor
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection asks how we are to address the nuclear question in a post-Cold War world. Rather than a temporary fad, Nuclear Criticism perpetually re-surfaces in theoretical circles. Given the recent events at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in Japan, the ripple of anti-nuclear sentiment the event created, as well as the discursive maneuvers that took place in the aftermath, we might pause to reflect upon Nuclear Criticism and its place in contemporary scholarship (and society at-large). Scholars who were active in earlier expressions of Nuclear Criticism converse with emergent scholars likewise striving to negotiate the field moving forward. This volume revolves around these dialogic moments of agreement and departure; refusing the silence of complacency, the authors renew this conversation while taking it in exciting new directions. As political paradigms shift and awareness of nuclear issues manifests in alternative forms, the collected essays establish groundwork for future generations caught in a perpetual struggle with legacies of the nuclear
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
363.1799
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TK9153 .S55 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Blouin, Michael J.
  • Shipley, Morgan
  • Taylor, Jack
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  • Nuclear warfare and literature
  • Nuclear warfare in literature
  • Nuclear energy
  • Antinuclear movement
  • Criticism
  • Deconstruction
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Antinuclear movement
  • Criticism
  • Deconstruction
  • Nuclear energy
  • Nuclear warfare and literature
  • Nuclear warfare in literature
Label
The silence of fallout : nuclear criticism in a post-Cold War world, edited by Michael Blouin, Morgan Shipley and Jack Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at chapter ends, and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Queer temporalities of the nuclear condition
  • Paul K. Saint-Amour
  • Apocalypse networks : representing the nuclear archive
  • Bradley J. Fest
  • Cut to black : nuclear criticism in a post-September 11th America
  • Joseph Dewey
  • The pixilated apocalypse : video games and nuclear fears, 1980-2012
  • William Knoblauch
  • Depiction of destruction : post-Cold War literary representations of storytelling and survival in the nuclear era
  • Julie Williams
  • Preface
  • Allegories of Hiroshima : toward a rhetoric of nuclear modernism
  • Mark Pedretti
  • War as peace : afterlives of nuclear war in David Foster Wallace's "Infinite Jest"
  • Jessica Hurley
  • "The Hunger Games" : Darwinism and nuclear apocalypse narrative in the post-9/11 world
  • Patrick B. Sharp
  • Legacy waste : nuclear culture after the Cold War
  • Daniel Cordle
  • In a dark wud : metaphors, narratives, and nuclear weapons
  • John Canaday
  • John Canaday
  • Introduction : the silence of fallout
  • Michael J. Blouin, Morgan Shipley and Jack Taylor
  • "What works" : instrumentalism, ideology, and nostalgia in post-Cold War culture
  • Jeff Smith
  • Specters of totality : the afterlife of the nuclear age
  • Aaron Rosenberg
Control code
892243636
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 297 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443868037
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
649264
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)892243636
Label
The silence of fallout : nuclear criticism in a post-Cold War world, edited by Michael Blouin, Morgan Shipley and Jack Taylor
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at chapter ends, and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Queer temporalities of the nuclear condition
  • Paul K. Saint-Amour
  • Apocalypse networks : representing the nuclear archive
  • Bradley J. Fest
  • Cut to black : nuclear criticism in a post-September 11th America
  • Joseph Dewey
  • The pixilated apocalypse : video games and nuclear fears, 1980-2012
  • William Knoblauch
  • Depiction of destruction : post-Cold War literary representations of storytelling and survival in the nuclear era
  • Julie Williams
  • Preface
  • Allegories of Hiroshima : toward a rhetoric of nuclear modernism
  • Mark Pedretti
  • War as peace : afterlives of nuclear war in David Foster Wallace's "Infinite Jest"
  • Jessica Hurley
  • "The Hunger Games" : Darwinism and nuclear apocalypse narrative in the post-9/11 world
  • Patrick B. Sharp
  • Legacy waste : nuclear culture after the Cold War
  • Daniel Cordle
  • In a dark wud : metaphors, narratives, and nuclear weapons
  • John Canaday
  • John Canaday
  • Introduction : the silence of fallout
  • Michael J. Blouin, Morgan Shipley and Jack Taylor
  • "What works" : instrumentalism, ideology, and nostalgia in post-Cold War culture
  • Jeff Smith
  • Specters of totality : the afterlife of the nuclear age
  • Aaron Rosenberg
Control code
892243636
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 297 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443868037
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
649264
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)892243636

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