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Thoreauvian modernities : transatlantic conversations on an American icon / edited by Francois Specq, Laura Dassow Walls, and Michel Granger
Thoreauvian modernities : transatlantic conversations on an American icon / edited by Francois Specq, Laura Dassow Walls, and Michel Granger
Estensione 1 online resource (xiv, 310 pages) : illustrations
Disciplina 818/.309
Accesso persona Specq, Francois, 1965-
Walls, Laura Dassow
Granger, Michel, 1947-
Soggetto-Autore Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 -- Criticism and interpretation
Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
ISBN 9780820344782
0820344788
9780820344287
0820344281
9780820344294
082034429X
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; List of Abbreviations; Introduction: The Manifold Modernity of Henry D. Thoreau; PART ONE: THOREAU AND (NON)MODERNITY; Walking West, Gazing East: Planetarity on the Shores of Cape Cod; Antimodern Thoreau; Thoreau's Multiple Modernities; Thoreau, Modernity, and Nature's Seasons; An Infinite Road to the Golden Age: A Close Reading of Thoreau's "Road-that old Carlisle one" in the Late Journal (24 September 1859); PART TWO: THOREAU AND PHILOSOPHY; "Being Is the Great Explainer": Thoreau and the Ontological Turn in American Thought.
Character and Nature: Toward an Aristotelian Understanding of Thoreau's Literary Portraits and Environmental PoeticsThoreau's Work on Myth: The Modern and the Primitive; "A Sort of Hybrid Product": Thoreau's Individualism between Liberalism and Communitarianism; PART THREE: THOREAU, LANGUAGE, AND THE WILD; Nature, Knowledge, and the Method of Thoreau's Excursions; Thoreau's Radical Empiricism: The Kalendar, Pragmatism, and Science; "The Maze of Phenomena": Perception and Particular Knowledge in Thoreau's Journal; Poetics of Thoreau's Journal and Postmodern Aesthetics.
Fraught Ecstasy: Contemporary Encounters with Thoreau's Postpristine NatureBrute Neighbors: The Modernity of a Metaphor; "Tawny Grammar": Words in the Wild; Bibliography; Contributors; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; V; W; Z.
Record Nr. NYU-005719784
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The world as event : the poetry of Charles Tomlinson / Brian John
The world as event : the poetry of Charles Tomlinson / Brian John
Creatore [John, Brian, 1935-]
Estensione 1 online resource (x, 117 pages) : portrait
Disciplina 821/.914
Soggetto-Autore Tomlinson, Charles, 1927-2015 -- Criticism and interpretation
Tomlinson, Charles, 1927- -- Critique et interprétation
Tomlinson, Charles, 1927-2015
Tomlinson, Charles (Schriftsteller, 1927- )
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
ISBN 9780773562196
0773562192
0773507205
9780773507203
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Abbreviations""; ""Introduction""; ""1 The Language of Sense""; ""2 Definition and Understanding""; ""3 Initiation into Meaning""; ""4 ""I Have Seen Eden""""; ""5 Poetry of Recovery""; ""Conclusion""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""; ""Z""
Record Nr. NYU-005803534
[John, Brian, 1935-]  
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Imagined nations : reflections on media in Canadian fiction / David Williams
Imagined nations : reflections on media in Canadian fiction / David Williams
Creatore [Williams, David, 1945-]
Estensione 1 online resource (xv, 278 pages)
Disciplina C813/.5409
Soggetto-Autore Johnston, Wayne
Findley, Timothy
Gibson, William Schriftsteller, 1948-
MacLeod, Alistair
Ondaatje, Michael
Soggetto cronologico 1900-1999
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
ISBN 9780773570887
0773570888
0773525165
9780773525160
1282860992
9781282860995
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Fictions of the nation -- Novel and nation -- The mode of communication -- Orality and print : from clan to nation in No great mischief -- Doubling and irony : print nationalists vs. radio confederates in The colony of unrequited dreams -- Writing and revolution : the prisoner of print in Prochain épisode -- The shock of film and the transformation of place : a case in point in The butterfly plague -- Film-nations vs. print-nations : the politics of metonymy in The Englishman's boy -- Film and print versions of The English patient : Wuthering Heights in the global village -- Boundary breakdowns : portents of the digital revolution in The English patient -- Border wars : doing battle with the transnationals in Neuromancer.
Record Nr. NYU-005803676
[Williams, David, 1945-]  
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Monk's music : Thelonious Monk and jazz history in the making / Gabriel Solis
Monk's music : Thelonious Monk and jazz history in the making / Gabriel Solis
Creatore [Solis, Gabriel, 1972-]
Estensione 1 online resource (xi, 239 pages) : music
Disciplina 786.2165092B
Soggetto-Autore Monk, Thelonious -- Criticism and interpretation
Monk, Thelonious -- Influence
Monk, Thelonious
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
ISBN 9780520940963
0520940962
9781435611382
1435611381
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Monk and his music. A biographical sketch ; Hearing Monk : history, memory, and the making of a jazz giant -- Monk, memory, and the moment of performance. The question of voice ; Three pianists and the Monk legacy : Fred Hersch, Danilo Perez, and Jessica Williams -- Inside and outside : Monk's legacy, neoconservatism, and the avant-garde. Defining a genre : Monk and the struggle to authenticate jazz at the end of the twentieth century ; "Classicism" and performance ; Monk and avant-garde positions ; Loving care : Steve Lacy, Roswell Rudd, and Randy Weston.
Record Nr. NYU-005803802
[Solis, Gabriel, 1972-]  
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Writing lovers : reading Canadian love poetry by women / Méira Cook
Writing lovers : reading Canadian love poetry by women / Méira Cook
Creatore [Cook, Méira, 1964-]
Estensione 1 online resource (xii, 258 pages)
Disciplina C811/.54093543
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
ISBN 9780773572270
0773572279
0773527974
9780773527973
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto The language of love : an oblique beginning -- Love and other unofficial stories : narrative prowling in Kristjana Gunnars' The prowler -- Possessed by love : the metaphoric production of desire in Elizabeth Smart's By Grand Central Station I sat down and wept -- In between : Dionne Brand's poetics of love and resistance -- Love letters from an unmade bed : Dorothy Livesay's poetics of disquiet -- On the line : revenge as confessional strategy in Kristjana Gunnars' Carnival of Longing and Nicole Markotic's "No goodbye, just:" -- Bone memory : love and breath in Louise Bernice Halfe's Blue marrow -- Speaking in tongues : Daphne Marlatt's answering touch or how to sign a love letter.
Record Nr. NYU-005803839
[Cook, Méira, 1964-]  
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The barber of Damascus : nouveau literacy in the eighteenth-century Ottoman Levant / Dana Sajdi
The barber of Damascus : nouveau literacy in the eighteenth-century Ottoman Levant / Dana Sajdi
Creatore [Sajdi, Dana]
Estensione 1 online resource (xv, 293 pages :) : illustrations, maps
Disciplina 956.91/4403092B
Soggetto-Autore Budayrī, Aḥmad, active 18th century
Soggetto cronologico 1700-1799
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
ISBN 9780804788281
0804788286
0804785325
9780804785327
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto The disorders of a new order : the Levant in the long 18th-century -- A barber at the gate : a social and intellectual biography -- "Cheap" monumentality : the nouveau literates and their texts -- Authority and history : the genealogy of the Levantine 18th-century contemporary chronicle -- A room of his own : the "history" of the barber of Damascus -- Cutting the barber's tale : the afterlives of a history -- Conclusion : from nouveau literacy to print journalism.
Record Nr. NYU-005720185
[Sajdi, Dana]  
Materiale a stampa
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The ruins of experience : Scotland's "romantick" Highlands and the birth of the modern witness / Matthew Wickman
The ruins of experience : Scotland's "romantick" Highlands and the birth of the modern witness / Matthew Wickman
Creatore [Wickman, Matthew]
Estensione 1 online resource (xv, 252 pages)
Disciplina 820.9/3554
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
ISBN 9780812203950
081220395X
0812239717
9780812239713
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Record Nr. NYU-005720216
[Wickman, Matthew]  
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Steven Spielberg and philosophy : we're gonna need a bigger book / edited by Dean A. Kowalski
Steven Spielberg and philosophy : we're gonna need a bigger book / edited by Dean A. Kowalski
Estensione 1 online resource (vii, 274 pages) : illustrations.
Disciplina 791.4302/33092
Accesso persona Kowalski, Dean A., editor.
Soggetto-Autore Spielberg, Steven, 1946- -- Criticism and interpretation
Spielberg, Steven, 1946-
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
ISBN 9780813173245
0813173248
9780813138701
0813138701
128323341X
9781283233415
9780813125275
0813125278
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Philosophy, the filmmaker, and the human condition -- The "big-little" film and philosophy : two takes on Spielbergian innocence / Gary Arms and Thomas Riley -- The recovery of childhood and the search for the absent father / Michel Le Gall and Charles Taliaferro -- Levinasian ethics of alterity : the face of the other in Spielberg's cinematic language / John W. Wright -- The paradox of fictional belief and its moral implications in Jaws / Christopher R. Trogan and Dean A. Kowalski -- A.I. : Artificial Intelligence and the tragic sense of life / Timothy Dunn -- Values, virtue, and justice -- What is wrong with cloning a dinosaur? : Jurassic Park and nature as a source of moral authority / James H. Spence -- Is Oskar Schindler a good man? / Roger P. Ebertz -- A Spielbergian ethics of the family in Saving Private Ryan and The Color Purple / Robert R. Clewis -- Human rights, human nature, and Amistad / David Baggett and Mark W. Foreman -- Terrorism, counterterrorism, and "The story of what happens next" in Munich / Joseph J. Foy -- Realism, mind and metaphysics -- Spielberg and cinematic realism / Keith Dromm -- A.I. : Artificial Intelligence : artistic indulgence or advanced inquiry? / V. Alan White -- Minority Report, Molinism, and the viability of Precrime / Dean A. Kowalski -- Appendix : Discussing five Spielberg films.
Record Nr. NYU-005804343
Materiale a stampa
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The look of Russian literature : avant-garde visual experiments, 1900-1930 / Gerald Janecek
The look of Russian literature : avant-garde visual experiments, 1900-1930 / Gerald Janecek
Creatore [Janecek, Gerald]
Estensione 1 online resource (xviii, 314 pages) : illustrations.
Disciplina 891.7/09/003
Soggetto cronologico 1900-1999
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Soggetto non controllato Experimental writing in Russian, 1800-1945. Artistic aspects - Critical studies
ISBN 9781400852857
1400852854
1306988705
9781306988704
Classificazione 18.53
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Introduction: A historical perspective -- Andrey Bely -- Kruchonykh and the manuscript book -- Kamensky and the Ferroconcrete poem -- Typography: Zdanevich and others -- Mayakovsky and the stepladder line.
Record Nr. NYU-005804370
[Janecek, Gerald]  
Materiale a stampa
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Troubling nationhood in U.S. Latina literature : explorations of place and belonging / Maya Socolovsky
Troubling nationhood in U.S. Latina literature : explorations of place and belonging / Maya Socolovsky
Creatore [Socolovsky, Maya, 1973-]
Estensione 1 online resource (x, 244 pages).
Disciplina 810.9/928708968
Accesso ente American Literatures Initiative
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
ISBN 0813561191
9780813561196
9781461944720
1461944724
1299953220
9781299953222
9780813561189
0813561183
9780813561172
0813561175
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Introduction: Troubling America(s) -- Spaces of the Southwest: dis-ease, disease, and healing in Denise Chávez's The last of the menu girls and Face of an angel -- Mestizaje in the Midwest: remapping national identity in the American heartland in Ana Castillo's Sapogonia and Sandra Cisneros' Caramelo -- Colonization and transgression in Puerto Rican spaces: Judith Ortiz Cofer's Line of the sun and The meaning of Consuelo -- Memoirs of resistance: colonialism and transnationalism in Esmeralda Santiago's When I was Puerto Rican, Almost a woman, and The Turkish lover -- Tales of the unexpected: Cuban-American narratives of place and body in Himilce Novas' Princess papaya -- Postscript: The illegal aliens of American letters: troubling the immigration debate.
Record Nr. NYU-005720393
[Socolovsky, Maya, 1973-]  
Materiale a stampa
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