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Author Johnsen, William A.

Title Violence and modernism : Ibsen, Joyce, and Woolf / William A. Johnsen.

Imprint Gainesville : University Press of Florida, c2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  823.9120911 J629v 2003    ---  Available
Description xv, 168 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [157]-163) and index.
Contents Myth, ritual, and modern literature after Girard -- Pillars of a self-sacrificial society -- Folkevenner og Folkefiender: Ibsen's research in modern behavior -- Joyce's sisters -- To live, not die, for his country: Stephen D(a)edalus and Ireland's future -- Finding the father: Virginia Woolf, feminism, and modernism.
Subject English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Modernism (Literature) -- Great Britain.
Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Ibsen, Henrik, 1828-1906 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Joyce, James, 1882-1941 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Modernism (Literature) -- Ireland.
Modernism (Literature) -- Norway.
Sacrifice in literature.
Violence in literature.
Girard, Rene, 1923-
Frye, Northrop.
ISBN 0813026652 (acid-free paper)
9780813026657 (acid-free paper)
Standard No. NLGGC 250369788
YDXCP 1988367

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