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Author Belgaid, Bouchra, 1972-

Title John Irving and cultural mourning [electronic resource] / Bouchra Belgaid.

Imprint Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 193 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-186) and indexes.
Contents Introduction -- Postmodernism or the literature of exhaustion -- The sixties: years of throwing off inhibitions -- Irving's family romances -- Irving and narcissism -- Mourning and grief in Irving's fiction -- Epilogue. The fourth hand and groping toward self-redemption.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Irving, John, 1942- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Irving, John, 1942- -- Political and social views.
Narcissism in literature.
Grief in literature.
Literature and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Postmodernism (Literature) -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780739137932 (cloth : alk. paper)
073913793X (cloth : alk. paper)
9780739137956 (e-book)

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