The Resource Against the event : the everyday and evolution of modernist narrative, Michael Sayeau

Against the event : the everyday and evolution of modernist narrative, Michael Sayeau

Label
Against the event : the everyday and evolution of modernist narrative
Title
Against the event
Title remainder
the everyday and evolution of modernist narrative
Statement of responsibility
Michael Sayeau
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
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1976-
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Sayeau, Michael Douglas
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.M54
LC item number
S39 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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ProQuest (Firm)
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  • Modernism (Literature)
  • Fiction
  • Fiction
  • Flaubert, Gustave
  • Wells, H. G.
  • Conrad, Joseph
  • Joyce, James
Label
Against the event : the everyday and evolution of modernist narrative, Michael Sayeau
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.Introduction: In the Anteroom of the Event -- What is the Everyday? -- What is an Event? -- Literature and the Event -- Anti-Evental Modernism -- The Emergence of Modernist Narrative -- 2."The Future Was a Dark Corridor": Flaubert's Madame Bovary, the Everyday, and Style -- "As though in the grip of a ghastly terror" -- A Book about Nothing, an Exercise in Style -- The Nouveau and the Genre -- Emma's Everyday -- Skipping: An Aesthetics of Uneventful Existence -- Homais's Cross of Honor: Flaubert and History -- 3.The "Odd Consequence" of Progress: H. G. Wells's The Time Machine and the fin de siecle Everyday -- The Catastrophic Status Quo: Empire, Economics, and Sex at the End of the Nineteenth Century -- A Universal Tendency to Dissipation: Overproduction and Heat Death -- "After the Battle Comes the Quiet": Wells's Ambivalent Modernity -- "My Story Slips away from Me": The Narrative Impulse versus Social Stasis -- Everyday Apocalypse and the Morlocks ex Machina -- 4."His Occupation Would Be Gone": Unemployment and Time in Conrad's Heart of Darkness -- The Invention of Unemployment: Conrad's Careers -- Marlow's Discourse and the Temporality of Work -- The "Helpers": The Belgian Congo, Forced Labor, and the Posthuman -- Conrad's Unemployment, the Narrative Event, and Modernism -- 5.Joyce's Anti-Epiphanies: The Atomic Form of Fiction -- The Manuscript Epiphanies of 1900-1903 -- Dubliners: The Critique of Pure Epiphany -- Portrait and the Temporality of Impersonality -- Back to the Strand: "Nausicaa" -- Modernism, the Everyday, and Auerbach's "Very Simple Solution"
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 264 pages.) :
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191503313
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
99974653557
System control number
(NhCcYBP)11082321
Label
Against the event : the everyday and evolution of modernist narrative, Michael Sayeau
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.Introduction: In the Anteroom of the Event -- What is the Everyday? -- What is an Event? -- Literature and the Event -- Anti-Evental Modernism -- The Emergence of Modernist Narrative -- 2."The Future Was a Dark Corridor": Flaubert's Madame Bovary, the Everyday, and Style -- "As though in the grip of a ghastly terror" -- A Book about Nothing, an Exercise in Style -- The Nouveau and the Genre -- Emma's Everyday -- Skipping: An Aesthetics of Uneventful Existence -- Homais's Cross of Honor: Flaubert and History -- 3.The "Odd Consequence" of Progress: H. G. Wells's The Time Machine and the fin de siecle Everyday -- The Catastrophic Status Quo: Empire, Economics, and Sex at the End of the Nineteenth Century -- A Universal Tendency to Dissipation: Overproduction and Heat Death -- "After the Battle Comes the Quiet": Wells's Ambivalent Modernity -- "My Story Slips away from Me": The Narrative Impulse versus Social Stasis -- Everyday Apocalypse and the Morlocks ex Machina -- 4."His Occupation Would Be Gone": Unemployment and Time in Conrad's Heart of Darkness -- The Invention of Unemployment: Conrad's Careers -- Marlow's Discourse and the Temporality of Work -- The "Helpers": The Belgian Congo, Forced Labor, and the Posthuman -- Conrad's Unemployment, the Narrative Event, and Modernism -- 5.Joyce's Anti-Epiphanies: The Atomic Form of Fiction -- The Manuscript Epiphanies of 1900-1903 -- Dubliners: The Critique of Pure Epiphany -- Portrait and the Temporality of Impersonality -- Back to the Strand: "Nausicaa" -- Modernism, the Everyday, and Auerbach's "Very Simple Solution"
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 264 pages.) :
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191503313
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
99974653557
System control number
(NhCcYBP)11082321

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