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Irish fiction and postmodern doubt

an analysis of the epistemological crisis in modern fiction

by Neil Murphy

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Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland,
  • Ireland.
    • Subjects:
    • Higgins, Aidan, 1927- -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Jordan, Neil, 1951- -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Banville, John -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • English fiction -- Irish authors -- History and criticism.,
    • Knowledge, Theory of, in literature.,
    • English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Postmodernism (Literature) -- Ireland.,
    • Belief and doubt in literature.,
    • Ireland -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.,
    • Ireland -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-256) and index.

      StatementNeil Murphy.
      SeriesStudies in Irish literature ;, v. 12, Studies in Irish literature (Lewiston, N.Y.) ;, v. 12.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR8807.K56 M87 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 260 p. ;
      Number of Pages260
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3692906M
      ISBN 100773465189
      LC Control Number2003066109

      This provocative book will be fundamental to all future discussions of postmodernism. Reviews “Frederic Jameson is America’s leading Marxist critic, a prodigiously energetic thinker whose writings sweep magisterially from Sophocles to science fiction Postmodernism is a intellectual blockbuster a timely riposte to fashionable leftist.   Postmodernism for Beginners. Cambridge, UK: Icon, E-mail Citation» Offering the series’ familiar cartoon-style approach to intellectual concepts and ideas, this book covers postmodernism across art, theory, and history in an approachable and humorous fashion. Madsen, Deborah. Postmodernism: A Bibliography, – Amsterdam.

      English literature - English literature - The literature of World War II (–45): The outbreak of war in , as in , brought to an end an era of great intellectual and creative exuberance. Individuals were dispersed; the rationing of paper affected the production of magazines and books; and the poem and the short story, convenient forms for men under arms, became the favoured means. He is the author of Irish Fiction and Postmodern Doubt (), and has edited two collections of essays, British-Asian Fiction: Framing the Contemporary (with Sim Wai Chew; ) and Aidan Higgins: The Fragility of Form (). In addition, he has published numerous articles and book chapters on contemporary Irish fiction, postmodernism, and.

        No Book 18 by Dag Solstad (translated by Sverre Lyngstad) If there is a motto to the books I have read by Solstad, it is: “We are born to embarrass ourselves before our destruction.   The Postmodern Period (–?) The postmodern period begins about the time that World War II ended. Many believe it is a direct response to modernism. Some say the period ended about , but it is likely too soon to declare this period closed. Poststructuralist literary theory and criticism developed during this time.


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