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Reading American novels and multicultural aesthetics

Louis Freitas Caton

Reading American novels and multicultural aesthetics

romancing the postmodern novel

by Louis Freitas Caton

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Published by Palgrave MacMillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American fiction -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc,
  • Canon (Literature),
  • Multiculturalism in literature,
  • Politics and literature -- United States -- History and criticism,
  • Postmodernism (Literature) -- United States,
  • Romanticism -- United States,
  • Criticism -- United States -- History,
  • Identity (Psychology) in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-258) and index

    StatementLou Freitas Caton
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS371 .C38 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 265 p. ;
    Number of Pages265
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17248127M
    ISBN 101403984867
    ISBN 109781403984869
    LC Control Number2007012831

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Organized through the two sections of "Theory" and "Practice," Reading American Novels and Multicultural Aesthetics begins with a study of aesthetic form only to have it reveal the content of politics and history. This presentation immediately offers a unified platform for an interchange between multiple cultural and aesthetic positions.

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