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The Resource Narrative, interrupted : the plotless, the disturbing and the trivial in literature, edited by Markku Lehtimäki, Laura Karttunen, Maria Mäkelä, (electronic resource)

Narrative, interrupted : the plotless, the disturbing and the trivial in literature, edited by Markku Lehtimäki, Laura Karttunen, Maria Mäkelä, (electronic resource)

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Narrative, interrupted : the plotless, the disturbing and the trivial in literature
Title
Narrative, interrupted
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the plotless, the disturbing and the trivial in literature
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edited by Markku Lehtimäki, Laura Karttunen, Maria Mäkelä
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Language
eng
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MiAaPQ
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Narrative, interrupted : the plotless, the disturbing and the trivial in literature, edited by Markku Lehtimäki, Laura Karttunen, Maria Mäkelä, (electronic resource)
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Narrative, interrupted : the plotless, the disturbing and the trivial in literature, edited by Markku Lehtimäki, Laura Karttunen, Maria Mäkelä, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Preface -- The still waters of narrative: the boring and the plotless. James Phelan: Conversational and authorial disclosure in the dialogue novel: the case of The friends of Eddie Coyle -- Matti Hyvärinen: Resistance to plot and uneven narrativity: a journey from "a boring story" to The rings of Saturn -- Bo Pettersson: What happens when nothing happens: interpreting narrative technique in the plotless novels of Nicholson Baker -- Laura Karttunen: Events can be quoted (and words need not be) -- Samuli Hägg: Pynchon's poetics of boredom: cognitive and textual aspects of novelistic dreariness -- A web of sense: interpreting the disturbing and the difficult. David Herman: Toward a zoonarratology: storytelling and species difference in animal comics -- Markku Lehtimäki: Watching a tree grow: Terrence Malick's The new world and the nature of cinema -- Maria Mäkelä: Navigating "making sense" interpreting (the reader behind La jalousie) -- Mari Hatavara: History impossible: narrating and motivating the past -- Jan Alber: Unnatural temporalities: interfaces between postmodernism, science fiction, and the fantastic -- Sanna Katariina Bruun: The imperfect is our paradise: intertextuality and fragmentary narration in Margaret Atwood's Alias Grace -- Jakob Lothe: Fragile narrative situations: Conrad compared to Sebald -- Shadow of a tail: problems of authorship. Leona Toker: Name change and author avatars in Varlam Shalamov and Primo Levi -- Marina Grishakova: Stranger than fiction, or, Jerome David Salinger, author of Lolita: real, implied and fictive authorship -- Hannu Tommola: Translators, scoundrels and gentlemen of honor: problems of Nabokov's loyalty -- Brian McHale: Affordances of form in stanzaic narrative poetry -- Gennady Barabtarlo: A shadow on the marble
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Extent
xvi, 327 p.
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  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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remote

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