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Literature of postmodernism.Critical review. By Айван Помидорофф
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This book presents a new perspective on contemporary literature of post-modernism, the example of Ukrainian philologists. The book will be interesting to a wider audience abroad, as raises major... More > challenges facing society today.< Less
Laughing at the Darkness: Postmodernism and Optimism in American Humour By Paul McDonald
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Paul McDonald’s book is the second in the Humanities Ebooks Contemporary American Literature Series, edited by Christopher Gair and Aliki Varvogli. Given that postmodernism has been associated... More > with doubt, chaos, relativism and the disappearance of reality, it may appear difficult to reconcile with American optimism. Laughing at the Darkness demonstrates that this is not always the case. In examining the work of, among others, Sherman Alexie, Woody Allen, Douglas Coupland, Jonathan Safran Foer, Bill Hicks, David Mamet, and Philip Roth, McDonald shows how American humourists bring their comedy to bear on some of the negative implications of philosophical postmodernism and, in so doing, explore ways of reclaiming value. Paul McDonald is the author of three other HEB titles, The Philosophy of Humour, Reading Morrison's Beloved, and Reading Heller's Catch-22, all available from Lulu.< Less
African Literature - JAL 7 By Charles Smith (Ed.)
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Against the seeming devaluation of tradition by imperial cultures, this volume of African Literature showcases intellectual attempts to commit the process of African interrogation of postcoloniality... More > and postmodernity to the exploration of perspectives on black identities and the interaction of contemporary cultural expressions beyond the borders of Africa and across the Atlantic.< Less
Literature Help: Jazz By Students' Academy
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Since “Jazz” basically explores the society and its people, the novel can well fall in the cannon of a literary movement called “Postmodernism.” There is a very unique kind... More > of lyricism in “Jazz” and it is highly appreciated by both reviewers and literary critics. As the novel proceeds, we come across several points where the prose becomes a song or a poem, and then it eventually goes back to its original form. “Jazz” has been included in the course of study at several schools and colleges in the English speaking countries. It is now considered as one of the most significant work in African-American literature. Literature Help: Jazz Copyright Chapter One: Introduction Chapter Two: Plot Overview Chapter Three: Character Chapter Four: Complete Summary Chapter Five: Critical Analysis< Less
Journal of African Literature and Culture No. 7 By Charles Ed. Smith
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A bold attempt to commit the process of African integration in postcoloniality and postmodernity to the exploration of perspectives on black identities in contemporary writings and the interaction of... More > cultural expressions beyond the borders of Africa and across the Atlantic.< Less
Journal of African Literature and Culture No. 7 By Charles Ed. Smith
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A bold attempt to commit the process of African integration in postcoloniality and postmodernity to the exploration of perspectives on black identities in contemporary writings and the interaction of... More > cultural expressions beyond the borders of Africa and across the Atlantic.< Less
Letters from Alaska, Book I By John Shields
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Letters from Alaska is based thematically upon the wilderness and its capacity for renewal of the American spirit. The form of Book I, though not strictly epistolary, hinges upon the predominant... More > first person; he, Ansley Perkins, strives to retain possession of self against the fracturing influences of the civilization he leaves. His struggle is resolved upon his arrival in Alaska. His quest for the hero ends with himself. The surface time frame of this novel is approximately three weeks, though, using the precept of the omnipresent past, I've attempted an overview of the fifties and early sixties in this country through a young man's eyes.< Less
лев усыскин By franc tireur
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ПРЕМИЯ ВОЛЬНЫЙ СТРЕЛОК-2009. Лев... More > Усыскин, "Русские истории". Усыскин, по-видимому, является самым ярким прозаиком-постмодернистом (петербургского извода) своего поколения. - Литературная Жизнь Москвы< Less
лев усыскин By franc tireur
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ПРЕМИЯ ВОЛЬНЫЙ СТРЕЛОК-2009. Лев... More > Усыскин, "Русские истории". Усыскин, по-видимому, является самым ярким прозаиком-постмодернистом (петербургского извода) своего поколения. - Литературная Жизнь Москвы< Less
Letters from Alaska, Book I By John Shields
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Letters from Alaska is based thematically upon the wilderness and its capacity for renewal of the American spirit. The form of Book I, though not strictly epistolary, hinges upon the predominant... More > first person; he, Ansley Perkins, strives to retain possession of self against the fracturing influences of the civilization he leaves. His struggle is resolved upon his arrival in Alaska. His quest for the hero ends with himself. The surface time frame of this novel is approximately three weeks, though, using the precept of the omnipresent past, I’ve attempted an overview of the fifties and early sixties in this country through a young man’s eyes.< Less

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