The Resource Beasts of the modern imagination : Darwin, Nietzsche, Kafka, Ernst & Lawrence, Margot Norris

Beasts of the modern imagination : Darwin, Nietzsche, Kafka, Ernst & Lawrence, Margot Norris

Label
Beasts of the modern imagination : Darwin, Nietzsche, Kafka, Ernst & Lawrence
Title
Beasts of the modern imagination
Title remainder
Darwin, Nietzsche, Kafka, Ernst & Lawrence
Statement of responsibility
Margot Norris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Norris, Margot
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.M25
LC item number
N67 1985
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Literature, Modern
  • Comparative literature
  • Human beings
  • Anthropomorphism
  • Animals in literature
  • Mimesis in literature
  • Art, Modern
  • Literature and science
  • Psychoanalysis and literature
  • Animals in literature
  • Anthropomorphism
  • Art, Modern
  • Comparative literature
  • Human beings
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Literature and science
  • Literature, Modern
  • Mimesis in literature
  • Psychoanalysis and literature
Label
Beasts of the modern imagination : Darwin, Nietzsche, Kafka, Ernst & Lawrence, Margot Norris
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-256) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: The biocentric tradition -- 2. Darwin's reading of nature -- 3. Darwin, Nietzsche, Kafka, and the problem of mimesis -- 5. Nietzsche's Ecce homo: Behold the beast -- 6. Kafka's "Josefine": The animal as the negative site of narration -- 7. Max Ernst: The rhetorical beast of the visual arts -- 8. The ontology of D.H. Lawrence's St. Mawr -- 9. The animal and violence in Hemingway's Death in the afternoon -- 10. Conclusion: The biocentric tradition in context
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 265 pages
Isbn
9780801832529
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
84021320
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)11210362
  • (OCoLC)ocm11210362
Label
Beasts of the modern imagination : Darwin, Nietzsche, Kafka, Ernst & Lawrence, Margot Norris
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-256) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: The biocentric tradition -- 2. Darwin's reading of nature -- 3. Darwin, Nietzsche, Kafka, and the problem of mimesis -- 5. Nietzsche's Ecce homo: Behold the beast -- 6. Kafka's "Josefine": The animal as the negative site of narration -- 7. Max Ernst: The rhetorical beast of the visual arts -- 8. The ontology of D.H. Lawrence's St. Mawr -- 9. The animal and violence in Hemingway's Death in the afternoon -- 10. Conclusion: The biocentric tradition in context
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 265 pages
Isbn
9780801832529
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
84021320
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)11210362
  • (OCoLC)ocm11210362

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