A Twentieth-Century Literature Reader: Texts and Debates download free [PDF and Ebook] by Suman Gupta

A Twentieth-Century Literature Reader: Texts and Debates download free [PDF and Ebook] by Suman Gupta year 2005
  • Book name: A Twentieth-Century Literature Reader: Texts and Debates
  • Author: Suman Gupta
  • Release date: 2005/2/21
  • Publisher: TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9780415351713
  • Rating: 7.41 of 10
  • Votes: 552
  • Review by: Aaron Chamberlain
  • Review rating: 8.47 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/29
  • Total pages: 336
  • Includes a PDF summary of 29 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: This critical Reader is the essential companion to any course in twentieth-century literature. Drawing upon the work of a wide range of key writers and critics, the selected extracts provide:a literary-historical overview of the twentieth century insight into theoretical discussions around the purpose, value and form of literature which dominated the centurycloser examination of representative texts from the period, around which key critical issues might be debated.Clearly conveying the excitement generated by twentieth-century literary texts and by the provocative critical ideas and arguments that surrounded them, this reader can be used alongside the two volumes of Debating Twentieth-Century Literature or as a core text for any module on the literature of the last century.Texts examined in detail include: Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard, Mansfield's Short Stories, poetry of the 1930s, Gibbon's Sunset Song, Eliot's Prufrock, Brecht's Galileo, Woolf's Orlando, Okigbo's Selected Poems, du Maurier's Rebecca, poetry by Ginsburg and O'Hara, Dick's Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?, Puig's Kiss of the Spiderwoman, Beckett's Waiting for Godot, Heaney's New Selected Poems 1966-1987, Gurnah's Paradise and Barker's The Ghost Road.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 21H22M24S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Literary Studies: General, Dictionaries & Languages, Literary Reference Works, Literary Studies: From C 1900 -, Literary Theory, Literary Companions
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 38.78 USD
  • Dimensions: 154x230x22mm
  • Weight: 521.64g
  • Printed by: ROUTLEDGE
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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