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The Resource The story of "me" : contemporary American autofiction, Marjorie Worthington

The story of "me" : contemporary American autofiction, Marjorie Worthington

Label
The story of "me" : contemporary American autofiction
Title
The story of "me"
Title remainder
contemporary American autofiction
Statement of responsibility
Marjorie Worthington
Title variation
Contemporary American autofiction
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Story of "Me" shows that the burgeoning of autofiction serves as a barometer of American literature from modernist authorial effacement to postmodern literary self-consciousness"--
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Worthington, Marjorie,
Government publication
other
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.A88
LC item number
W67 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Frontiers of narrative
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Autobiographical fiction
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Autobiography in literature
  • Self in literature
  • Postmodernism (Literature)
  • American fiction
  • Autobiographical fiction
  • Autobiography in literature
  • Postmodernism (Literature)
  • Self in literature
  • United States
Label
The story of "me" : contemporary American autofiction, Marjorie Worthington
Instantiates
Publication
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
Introduction: Autofiction in an American Context -- 1. Masculinity, Whiteness, and Postmodern Self-Consciousness: Vladimir Nabokov, John Barth, Kurt Vonnegut, and Richard Powers -- 2. Rage Against the Dying of the Author: Philip Roth, Arthur Phillips, Ruth Ozeki, Salvador Plascencia, and Percival Everett -- 3. The New Journalism as the New Fiction: Tom Wolfe, Norman Mailer, Hunter S. Thompson, Joan Didion, Mark Leyner, and Bret Easton Ellis -- 4. Trauma Autofiction, Dissociation, and the Authenticity of "Real" Experience: Kurt Vonnegut, Raymond Federman, Tim O'Brien, and Jonathan Safran Foer -- 5. Memoir vs. Autofiction as The Story of Me vs. The Story of "Me": Philip Roth, Richard Powers, Bret Easton Ellis, and Ron Currie Jr. -- Coda -- Appendix: American Autofictions
Control code
1025368400
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 217 pages
Isbn
9781496207579
Lccn
2017058300
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1025368400
Label
The story of "me" : contemporary American autofiction, Marjorie Worthington
Publication
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
Introduction: Autofiction in an American Context -- 1. Masculinity, Whiteness, and Postmodern Self-Consciousness: Vladimir Nabokov, John Barth, Kurt Vonnegut, and Richard Powers -- 2. Rage Against the Dying of the Author: Philip Roth, Arthur Phillips, Ruth Ozeki, Salvador Plascencia, and Percival Everett -- 3. The New Journalism as the New Fiction: Tom Wolfe, Norman Mailer, Hunter S. Thompson, Joan Didion, Mark Leyner, and Bret Easton Ellis -- 4. Trauma Autofiction, Dissociation, and the Authenticity of "Real" Experience: Kurt Vonnegut, Raymond Federman, Tim O'Brien, and Jonathan Safran Foer -- 5. Memoir vs. Autofiction as The Story of Me vs. The Story of "Me": Philip Roth, Richard Powers, Bret Easton Ellis, and Ron Currie Jr. -- Coda -- Appendix: American Autofictions
Control code
1025368400
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 217 pages
Isbn
9781496207579
Lccn
2017058300
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1025368400

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