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Author Curtin, Maureen Frances, 1969-

Title Out of touch : skin tropes and identities in Woolf, Ellison, Pynchon, and Acker / Maureen F. Curtin.

Publication Info. New York : Routledge, 2003.


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Description 1 online resource (191 pages).
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Series Literary criticism and cultural theory
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-163) and index.
Contents Skin's eclipses in Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway -- Materializing invisibility as x-ray technology : skin matters in Ralph Ellison's Invisible man -- Skin harvests : automation and chromatism in Thomas Pynchon's "The secret integration" and Gravity's rainbow -- Scratching the sensory surface in Kathy Acker's Empire of the senseless.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Acker, Kathy, 1948-1997 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941. Mrs. Dalloway.
Pynchon, Thomas -- Criticism and interpretation.
Ellison, Ralph. Invisible man.
American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Skin in literature.
Identity (Psychology) in literature.
Human skin color in literature.
Human body in literature.
Touch in literature.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Curtin, Maureen Frances. Out of touch : skin tropes and identities in Woolf, Ellison, Pynchon, and Acker. New York : Routledge, 2003 xvi, 172 pages ; 24 cm. Literary criticism and cultural theory 9780415940191 (OCoLC)ocm49824681 (DLC) 2002006966
ISBN 0415940192 (hardback)
9780203953891 (electronic bk.)

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