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The Resource Through other continents : American literature across deep time, Wai Chee Dimock

Through other continents : American literature across deep time, Wai Chee Dimock

Label
Through other continents : American literature across deep time
Title
Through other continents
Title remainder
American literature across deep time
Statement of responsibility
Wai Chee Dimock
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Beginning with Thoreau as a tangled part of a global civil society, and Emerson as a tangled part of two world religions - Christianity and Islam - this text explores the loops of 'deep time' that link American literature to the civilizations of Mesopotamia, Egypt, India, and China, as well as the languages of Africa
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dimock, Wai-chee
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Globalization in literature
  • Comparative literature
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American literature
  • Comparative literature
  • Globalization in literature
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Label
Through other continents : American literature across deep time, Wai Chee Dimock
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-236) 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 : Planet as duration and extension -- 1. Global civil society: Thoreau on three continents -- 2. World religions: Emerson, Hafiz, Christianity, Islam -- 3. The planetary dead: Margaret Fuller, ancient Egypt, Italian revolution -- 4. Genre as world systems: epic, novel, Henry James -- 5. Transnational beauty: aesthetics and treason, Kant and Pound -- 6. Nonstandard time: Robert Lowell, Latin translations, Vietnam war -- 7. African, Caribbean, American: Black English as Creole tongue -- 8. Ecology across the Pacific: coyote in Sanskrit, monkey in Chinese
Control code
ocn703587645
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (243 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400829521
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttsw66
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)703587645
Label
Through other continents : American literature across deep time, Wai Chee Dimock
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-236) 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 : Planet as duration and extension -- 1. Global civil society: Thoreau on three continents -- 2. World religions: Emerson, Hafiz, Christianity, Islam -- 3. The planetary dead: Margaret Fuller, ancient Egypt, Italian revolution -- 4. Genre as world systems: epic, novel, Henry James -- 5. Transnational beauty: aesthetics and treason, Kant and Pound -- 6. Nonstandard time: Robert Lowell, Latin translations, Vietnam war -- 7. African, Caribbean, American: Black English as Creole tongue -- 8. Ecology across the Pacific: coyote in Sanskrit, monkey in Chinese
Control code
ocn703587645
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (243 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400829521
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttsw66
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)703587645

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