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The Resource Postmodern sublime : technology and American writing from Mailer to Cyberpunk, Joseph Tabbi

Postmodern sublime : technology and American writing from Mailer to Cyberpunk, Joseph Tabbi

Label
Postmodern sublime : technology and American writing from Mailer to Cyberpunk
Title
Postmodern sublime
Title remainder
technology and American writing from Mailer to Cyberpunk
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Tabbi
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on works by Norman Mailer, Thomas Pynchon, Joseph McElroy, and Don DeLillo, Joseph Tabbi finds that a simultaneous attraction to and repulsion from technology has produced a powerful new mode of modern writing--the technological sublime
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tabbi, Joseph
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mailer, Norman
  • American literature
  • Literature and technology
  • Postmodernism (Literature)
  • Sublime, The, in literature
  • Technology in literature
  • Littérature américaine
  • Littérature et technologie
  • Postmodernisme (Littérature)
  • Sublime dans la littérature
  • Technologie dans la littérature
  • American literature
  • Literature and technology
  • Postmodernism (Literature)
  • Sublime, The, in literature
  • Technology in literature
  • United States
  • Technologie
  • Fictie
  • Postmodernisme
  • Het sublieme
  • Amerikaans
  • Letterkunde
  • Das Erhabene
  • Literatur
  • Postmoderne
  • Roman
  • Technik
  • Technik
  • USA
  • Roman
  • USA
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / American / General
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / History
Label
Postmodern sublime : technology and American writing from Mailer to Cyberpunk, Joseph Tabbi
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-238) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Machine as Metaphor and More Than Metaphor -- 1. Mailer's Psychology of Machines: Of a Fire on the Moon -- 2. "Alpha, Omega" and the Sublime Object of Technology -- 3. Meteors of Style: Gravity's Rainbow -- 4. Technology and Identity in the Pokler Story, or The Uses of Uncertainty -- 5. Literature as Technology: Joseph McElroy's Plus -- 6. Fiction at a Distance: The Compositional Self in "Midcourse Corrections" and Women and Men -- 7. From the Sublime to the Beautiful to the Political: Don DeLillo at Midcareer -- Epilogue: Postmodern Mergers, Cyberpunk Fictions
Control code
on1037275497
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 243 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781501717642
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv1kr6gk
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1037275497
Label
Postmodern sublime : technology and American writing from Mailer to Cyberpunk, Joseph Tabbi
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-238) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Machine as Metaphor and More Than Metaphor -- 1. Mailer's Psychology of Machines: Of a Fire on the Moon -- 2. "Alpha, Omega" and the Sublime Object of Technology -- 3. Meteors of Style: Gravity's Rainbow -- 4. Technology and Identity in the Pokler Story, or The Uses of Uncertainty -- 5. Literature as Technology: Joseph McElroy's Plus -- 6. Fiction at a Distance: The Compositional Self in "Midcourse Corrections" and Women and Men -- 7. From the Sublime to the Beautiful to the Political: Don DeLillo at Midcareer -- Epilogue: Postmodern Mergers, Cyberpunk Fictions
Control code
on1037275497
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 243 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781501717642
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv1kr6gk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1037275497

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