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The Resource Reading Marechera, edited by Grant Hamilton

Reading Marechera, edited by Grant Hamilton

Label
Reading Marechera
Title
Reading Marechera
Statement of responsibility
edited by Grant Hamilton
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Considered one of Africa's most innovative and subversive writers, the Zimbabwean novelist, poet, playwright and essayist Dambudzo Marechera is read today as a significant voice in contemporary world literature. Marechera wrote ceaselessly against the status quo, against unqualified ideas, against expectation. He was an intellectual outsider who found comfort only in the company of other free-thinking writers - Shelley, Bakhtin, Apuleius, Fanon, Dostoyevsky, Tutuola. It is this universe of literary thought that one can see written into the fiction of Marechera that this collection of essays se
Cataloging source
N$T
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Hamilton, Grant
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  • Marechera, Dambudzo
  • Marechera, Dambudzo
  • Zimbabwean literature (English)
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Zimbabwean literature (English)
Label
Reading Marechera, edited by Grant Hamilton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from PDF title page (viewed on Apr. 3, 2013)
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-192) 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
  • Frontcover; Contents; Notes on Contributors; Introduction: Marechera & the Outside; 1 A Brotherhood of Misfits: The Literary Anarchism of Dambudzo Marechera & Percy Bysshe Shelley; 2 Blowing People's Minds: Anarchist Thought in Dambudzo Marechera's Mindblast; 3 Grotesque Intimacies: Embodiment & the Spirit of Violence in 'House of Hunger'; 4 Tracing the Stain in Marechera's 'House of Hunger'; 5 Menippean Marechera; 6 Black but not Fanon: Reading The Black Insider; 7 The Avant-Garde Power of Black Sunlight: Radical Recontextualizations of Marechera from Darius James to China Miéville
  • 8 Classical Allusion in Marechera's Prose Works9 Revisiting 'The Servants' Ball'; 10 Marechera, the Tree-Poem-Artifact; Bibliography; Index; Backcover
Control code
ocn835162271
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782041030
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/ctt20bwqj
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)835162271
Label
Reading Marechera, edited by Grant Hamilton
Publication
Note
Title from PDF title page (viewed on Apr. 3, 2013)
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-192) 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
  • Frontcover; Contents; Notes on Contributors; Introduction: Marechera & the Outside; 1 A Brotherhood of Misfits: The Literary Anarchism of Dambudzo Marechera & Percy Bysshe Shelley; 2 Blowing People's Minds: Anarchist Thought in Dambudzo Marechera's Mindblast; 3 Grotesque Intimacies: Embodiment & the Spirit of Violence in 'House of Hunger'; 4 Tracing the Stain in Marechera's 'House of Hunger'; 5 Menippean Marechera; 6 Black but not Fanon: Reading The Black Insider; 7 The Avant-Garde Power of Black Sunlight: Radical Recontextualizations of Marechera from Darius James to China Miéville
  • 8 Classical Allusion in Marechera's Prose Works9 Revisiting 'The Servants' Ball'; 10 Marechera, the Tree-Poem-Artifact; Bibliography; Index; Backcover
Control code
ocn835162271
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782041030
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/ctt20bwqj
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)835162271

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