The Resource Tropes, parables, performatives : essays on twentieth-century literature, J. Hillis Miller

Tropes, parables, performatives : essays on twentieth-century literature, J. Hillis Miller

Label
Tropes, parables, performatives : essays on twentieth-century literature
Title
Tropes, parables, performatives
Title remainder
essays on twentieth-century literature
Statement of responsibility
J. Hillis Miller
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1928-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, J. Hillis
Index
index present
LC call number
PR473
LC item number
.M55 1990
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Woolf, Virginia
  • Hardy, Thomas
  • Lawrence, David Herbert
  • Stevens, Wallace
  • Conrad, Joseph
  • Williams, William Carlos
  • Stevens, Wallace
  • Hardy, Thomas
  • English literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • English literature
  • Intellectual life
  • Literatur
  • Geschichte 1870-1970
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Geschichte (1870-1970)
  • English-speaking countries
  • English-speaking countries
  • Englisch
  • USA
Label
Tropes, parables, performatives : essays on twentieth-century literature, J. Hillis Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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. D.H. Lawrence : The fox and the perspective glass -- 2. Franz Kafka and the metaphysics of alienation -- 3. Wallace Stevens' poetry of being -- 4. Williams' poetry of resignation -- 5. Thomas Hardy : a sketch for a portrait -- 6. Williams' Spring and all and the progress of poetry -- 7. History as repetition in Thomas Hardy's poetry : the example of "Wessex heights" -- 8. Parable and performative in the Gospels and in modern literature -- 9. Mr Carmichael and Lily Briscoe : The rhythm of creativity in To the lighthouse -- 10. Thomas Hardy, Jacques Derrida, and the "Dislocation of souls" -- 11. Heart of darkness revisited -- 12. Topography and tropography in Thomas Hardy's "In front of the landscape" -- 13. Impossible metaphor : (Steverns' "The red fern" as example) -- 14. When is a primitive like an orb? -- 15. Prosopopoeia in Hardy and Stevens
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 266 pages
Isbn
9780822311119
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
90044886
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22240004
  • (OCoLC)ocm22240004
Label
Tropes, parables, performatives : essays on twentieth-century literature, J. Hillis Miller
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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. D.H. Lawrence : The fox and the perspective glass -- 2. Franz Kafka and the metaphysics of alienation -- 3. Wallace Stevens' poetry of being -- 4. Williams' poetry of resignation -- 5. Thomas Hardy : a sketch for a portrait -- 6. Williams' Spring and all and the progress of poetry -- 7. History as repetition in Thomas Hardy's poetry : the example of "Wessex heights" -- 8. Parable and performative in the Gospels and in modern literature -- 9. Mr Carmichael and Lily Briscoe : The rhythm of creativity in To the lighthouse -- 10. Thomas Hardy, Jacques Derrida, and the "Dislocation of souls" -- 11. Heart of darkness revisited -- 12. Topography and tropography in Thomas Hardy's "In front of the landscape" -- 13. Impossible metaphor : (Steverns' "The red fern" as example) -- 14. When is a primitive like an orb? -- 15. Prosopopoeia in Hardy and Stevens
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 266 pages
Isbn
9780822311119
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
90044886
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22240004
  • (OCoLC)ocm22240004

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