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The new Cambridge companion to Samuel Beckett, edited by Dirk Van Hulle

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The new Cambridge companion to Samuel Beckett
Title
The new Cambridge companion to Samuel Beckett
Statement of responsibility
edited by Dirk Van Hulle
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In the past decade, there has been an unprecedented upsurge of interest in Samuel Beckett's works. The New Cambridge Companion to Samuel Beckett offers an accessible and engrossing introduction to a key set of issues animating the field of Beckett studies today. This Companion considers Beckett's lasting significance by addressing a host of relevant topics. Written by a team of renowned scholars, this volume presents a continuum in Beckett studies ranging from theoretical approaches to performance studies, from manuscript research to the study of bilingualism, intertextuality, late modernism, history, philosophy, ethics, body and mind. The emphasis on burgeoning critical approaches aids the reader's understanding of recent developments in Beckett studies while prompting further exploration, assisted by the guide to further reading
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
848/.91409
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PR6003.E282
LC item number
.N49 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hulle, Dirk van
Series statement
Cambridge Companions to Literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Beckett, Samuel
Label
The new Cambridge companion to Samuel Beckett, edited by Dirk Van Hulle
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
1. Early Beckett: 'the one looking through his fingers' / John Pilling -- 2. Molloy, Malone Dies, The Unnamable: the novel reshaped / Angela Moorjani -- 3. Still stirrings: Beckett's prose from Texts for Nothing to 'Stirrings Still' / Peter Boxall -- 4. Waiting for Godot and Beckett's cultural impact / Rónán McDonald -- 5. Endgame and shorter plays: religious, political and other readings / Emilie Morin -- 6. Ruptures of the visual: Beckett as critic and poet / Mark Nixon -- 7. Beckett and late modernism / Shane Weller -- 8. Beckett's intertexts / Anthony Uhlmann -- 9. Bilingual Beckett: beyond the linguistic turn / Sam Slote -- 10. Samuel Beckett and the 'idea' of theatre: performance through Artaud and Deleuze / S.E. Gontarski -- 11. Samuel Beckett with, in and around philosophy / Peter Fifield -- 12. Love and lobsters: Beckett's meta-ethics / Jean-Michael Rabaté -- 13. Beckett, body and mind / Ulrika Maude -- 14. 'Humanity in ruins': Beckett and history / Seán Kennedy
Extent
1 online resource (xxxii, 228 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781316236864
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s).
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (SSID)ssj0001404762
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12465720
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001404762
  • (PQKBWorkID)11387183
  • (PQKB)11197842
  • (UkCbUP)CR9781139871525
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3007168
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000336260
Label
The new Cambridge companion to Samuel Beckett, edited by Dirk Van Hulle
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
1. Early Beckett: 'the one looking through his fingers' / John Pilling -- 2. Molloy, Malone Dies, The Unnamable: the novel reshaped / Angela Moorjani -- 3. Still stirrings: Beckett's prose from Texts for Nothing to 'Stirrings Still' / Peter Boxall -- 4. Waiting for Godot and Beckett's cultural impact / Rónán McDonald -- 5. Endgame and shorter plays: religious, political and other readings / Emilie Morin -- 6. Ruptures of the visual: Beckett as critic and poet / Mark Nixon -- 7. Beckett and late modernism / Shane Weller -- 8. Beckett's intertexts / Anthony Uhlmann -- 9. Bilingual Beckett: beyond the linguistic turn / Sam Slote -- 10. Samuel Beckett and the 'idea' of theatre: performance through Artaud and Deleuze / S.E. Gontarski -- 11. Samuel Beckett with, in and around philosophy / Peter Fifield -- 12. Love and lobsters: Beckett's meta-ethics / Jean-Michael Rabaté -- 13. Beckett, body and mind / Ulrika Maude -- 14. 'Humanity in ruins': Beckett and history / Seán Kennedy
Extent
1 online resource (xxxii, 228 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781316236864
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s).
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (SSID)ssj0001404762
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12465720
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001404762
  • (PQKBWorkID)11387183
  • (PQKB)11197842
  • (UkCbUP)CR9781139871525
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3007168
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000336260

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