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The Resource Uncertain Mirrors : Magical Realism in US Ethnic Literatures

Uncertain Mirrors : Magical Realism in US Ethnic Literatures

Label
Uncertain Mirrors : Magical Realism in US Ethnic Literatures
Title
Uncertain Mirrors
Title remainder
Magical Realism in US Ethnic Literatures
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation.
Member of
Cataloging source
AU@
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Benito Sánchez, Jesús
Dewey number
810.98
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Scholarly & Professional
Intended audience source
Rodopi
LC call number
PS374.M28
LC item number
B46 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Manzanas, Ana M
  • Simal González, Begoña
Series statement
Critical approaches to ethnic American literature
Series volume
no. 3
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  • Magic realism (Literature)
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Ethnic groups in literature
  • Minorities in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Ethnic groups in literature
  • Magic realism (Literature)
  • Minorities in literature
Summary expansion
Uncertain Mirrors realigns magical realism within a changing critical landscape, from Aristotelian mimesis to Adorno¿s concept of negative dialectics. In between, the volume traverses a vast theoretical arena, from postmodernism and postcolonialism to Lévinasian philosophy and eco-criticism
Label
Uncertain Mirrors : Magical Realism in US Ethnic Literatures
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-259) 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
Louise Erdrich's "Father's milk" : magical realism's oxymoronic nature -- Mimesis, realism, and counter-realisms -- Romance, the imaginary, and magical realism -- The crisis of representation : post-realism, postmodernism, magical realism -- Juxtaposed realities : magical reaslim and/as postcolonial experience -- From identity to alter-entity : trans-selving the self in magical realist narratives -- Of a magical nature : the environmental unconscious -- A negative sense of reality
Control code
842973143
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (276 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441617057
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)842973143
Label
Uncertain Mirrors : Magical Realism in US Ethnic Literatures
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-259) 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
Louise Erdrich's "Father's milk" : magical realism's oxymoronic nature -- Mimesis, realism, and counter-realisms -- Romance, the imaginary, and magical realism -- The crisis of representation : post-realism, postmodernism, magical realism -- Juxtaposed realities : magical reaslim and/as postcolonial experience -- From identity to alter-entity : trans-selving the self in magical realist narratives -- Of a magical nature : the environmental unconscious -- A negative sense of reality
Control code
842973143
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (276 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441617057
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)842973143

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