The Leading eBooks Store Online 3,578,973 members ⚫ 1,187,673 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more

Postmodernist Fiction

Postmodernist Fiction by Brian McHale
Add to cart
US$ 43.95
(If any tax is payable it will be calculated and shown at checkout.)

In this trenchant and lively study Brian McHale undertakes to construct a version of postmodernist fiction which encompasses forms as wide-ranging as North American metafiction, Latin American magic realism, the French New New Novel, concrete prose and science fiction. Considering a variety of theoretical approaches including those of Ingarden, Eco, Dolezel, Pavel, and Hrushovski, McHale shows that the common denominator is postmodernist fiction's ability to thrust its own ontological status into the foreground and to raise questions about the world (or worlds) in which we live. Exploiting various theoretical approaches to literary ontology - those of Ingarden, Eco, Dolezel, Pavel, Hrushovski and others - and ranging widely over contemporary world literature, McHale assembles a comprehensive repertoire of postmodernist fiction's strategies of world-making and -unmaking.

Taylor and Francis; September 2003
279 pages; ISBN 9781134949168
Read online, or download in secure EPUB or secure PDF format
Title: Postmodernist Fiction
Author: Brian McHale
 
Buy, download and read Postmodernist Fiction (eBook) by Brian McHale today!
More Fiction
ISBNs
0203393325
9780203393321
9780416363906
9781134949168
9781134949175