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The Resource Detecting texts : the metaphysical detective story from Poe to postmodernism, edited by Patricia Merivale and Susan Elizabeth Sweeney

Detecting texts : the metaphysical detective story from Poe to postmodernism, edited by Patricia Merivale and Susan Elizabeth Sweeney

Label
Detecting texts : the metaphysical detective story from Poe to postmodernism
Title
Detecting texts
Title remainder
the metaphysical detective story from Poe to postmodernism
Statement of responsibility
edited by Patricia Merivale and Susan Elizabeth Sweeney
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"No currently available anthology addresses the topic of the metaphysical detective story so directly, so fully, or so relevantly."—Brian McHale, West Virginia University
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Merivale, Patricia
  • Sweeney, Susan Elizabeth
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  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Experimental fiction
  • Fiction
  • Metaphysics in literature
  • Fiction
  • Roman policier
  • Roman expérimental
  • Roman
  • Métaphysique dans la littérature
  • Roman
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Experimental fiction
  • Fiction
  • Fiction
  • Metaphysics in literature
  • Misdaadromans
  • Metafysica
  • Postmodernisme
Label
Detecting texts : the metaphysical detective story from Poe to postmodernism, edited by Patricia Merivale and Susan Elizabeth Sweeney
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-283) 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
The game's afoot: on the trail of the metaphysical detective story / Patricia Merivale and Susan Elizabeth Sweeney -- Mysteries we reread, mysteries of rereading: Poe, Borges, and the analytic detective story / John T. Irwin -- Borges's library of forking paths / Robert L. Chibka -- (De)feats of detection: the spurious key text from Poe to Eco / Joe Black -- Gumshoe gothics: Poe's "The man of the crowd" and his followers / Patricia Merivale -- Work of the detective, work of the writer: Auster's City of glass / Jeffery T. Nealon -- "The question is the story itself": postmodernism and intertextuality in Auster's New York trilogy / Stephen Bernstein -- Reader-investigators in the post-nouveau roman: Lahougue, Peeters, and Perec / Michel Sirvent -- "A thousand other mysteries": metaphysical detection, ontological quests / Jeanne C. Ewert -- Postmodernism and the monstrous criminal: in Robbe-Gillet's investigative cell / Raylene Ramsay -- Detecting identity in time and space: Modiano's Rue des boutiques obscures and Tabucchi's Il filo dell'orizzonte / Anna Botta -- "Premeditated crimes": the dis-solution of detective fiction in Gombrowicz's works / Hanjo Berressem -- "Subject-cases" and "book-cases": impostures and forgeries from Poe to Auster
Control code
ocn758823533
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 305 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812205459
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812205459
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt35c8f8
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)758823533
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Detecting texts : the metaphysical detective story from Poe to postmodernism, edited by Patricia Merivale and Susan Elizabeth Sweeney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-283) 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
The game's afoot: on the trail of the metaphysical detective story / Patricia Merivale and Susan Elizabeth Sweeney -- Mysteries we reread, mysteries of rereading: Poe, Borges, and the analytic detective story / John T. Irwin -- Borges's library of forking paths / Robert L. Chibka -- (De)feats of detection: the spurious key text from Poe to Eco / Joe Black -- Gumshoe gothics: Poe's "The man of the crowd" and his followers / Patricia Merivale -- Work of the detective, work of the writer: Auster's City of glass / Jeffery T. Nealon -- "The question is the story itself": postmodernism and intertextuality in Auster's New York trilogy / Stephen Bernstein -- Reader-investigators in the post-nouveau roman: Lahougue, Peeters, and Perec / Michel Sirvent -- "A thousand other mysteries": metaphysical detection, ontological quests / Jeanne C. Ewert -- Postmodernism and the monstrous criminal: in Robbe-Gillet's investigative cell / Raylene Ramsay -- Detecting identity in time and space: Modiano's Rue des boutiques obscures and Tabucchi's Il filo dell'orizzonte / Anna Botta -- "Premeditated crimes": the dis-solution of detective fiction in Gombrowicz's works / Hanjo Berressem -- "Subject-cases" and "book-cases": impostures and forgeries from Poe to Auster
Control code
ocn758823533
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 305 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812205459
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812205459
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt35c8f8
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)758823533
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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