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Author Rosen, Jeremy, author.

Title Minor characters have their day : genre and the contemporary literary marketplace / Jeremy Rosen.

Publication Info. New York : Columbia University Press, [2016]


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Description 1 online resource (278 pages)
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Series Literature now
Literature Now.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: three axes of genre study -- Active readers and flexible forms: the emergence of minor-character elaboration, 1966-1971 -- The real and imaginary politics of minor character elaboration, 1983-2014 -- "An insatiable market" for minor characters: genre in the contemporary literary marketplace -- The logic of characters' virtual lives -- Coda: genre as telescopic method.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Characters and characteristics in literature.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Rosen, Jeremy. Minor characters have their day : genre and the contemporary literary marketplace. New York : Columbia University Press, [2016] Literature now 9780231177443
ISBN 9780231177443 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780231542401 (e-book)

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