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The Resource Between the urge to know and the need to deny : trauma and ethics in contemporary British and American literature, Dolores Herrero, Sonia Baelo-Allué (Eds.)

Between the urge to know and the need to deny : trauma and ethics in contemporary British and American literature, Dolores Herrero, Sonia Baelo-Allué (Eds.)

Label
Between the urge to know and the need to deny : trauma and ethics in contemporary British and American literature
Title
Between the urge to know and the need to deny
Title remainder
trauma and ethics in contemporary British and American literature
Statement of responsibility
Dolores Herrero, Sonia Baelo-Allué (Eds.)
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
SUC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR478.E79
LC item number
B47 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Between the urge to know and the need to deny : trauma and ethics in contemporary British and American literature, Dolores Herrero, Sonia Baelo-Allué (Eds.)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: between the urge to known [sic.] and the need to deny / Dolores Herrero and Sonia Baelo-Allué -- Framing trauma and ethics. Disquieted negative capability: the ethics of trauma in contemporary literature / Jean-Michel Ganteau -- "That was their deal" trauma narratives' ethical re-framings / Laurie Vickroy -- Trauma, gender and identity. Barred from the sublime: structural trauma and gender socialisation in Jenefer Shute's Life-size / Mónica Calvo -- Narratives of maternal loss in contemporary women's writing: Julie Myerson's The story of you / Sonya Andermahr -- Trauma and silence in Brian McCabe's "Say something" /Jessica Aliaga -- Between individual and collective trauma: narrative erasures in Fanny Howe's The deep north /Antoine Cazé -- The belated trauma of AIDS in Alan Hollinghurst's The swimming-pool library /José ma. Yebra-Pertusa -- Trauma and genre. Experimental fiction and trauma studies: the case of Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse-Five / Francisco Collado-Rodríguez -- Apocalypse, memory and survival: a reading of Cormac McCarthy's The road as trauma narrative / Paula Martín-- Gothic and trauma in Shirley Jackson's We have always lived in the castle / Marita Nadal-- Living with other people's ghosts: Patrick McGrath's Trauma / Jocelyn Dupont-- Masking and narrating trauma in Jane Yolen's Briar Rose: a holocaust fairy tale / María Jesús Martínez-Alfaro -- The circular memory of writing. A reading of American intertexts in Ruth Klüger's Landscapes of memory. A holocaust girlhood remembered /Luisa Juárez -- "To know, but not to know": myth and the working through of trauma in Eva Figes' Tales of innocence and experience / Silvia Pellicer-Ortín -- The paradoxical foregrounding of the intimate in the representation of a national trauma: 9/11, according to Don DeLillo / Marc Amfreville -- Individual trauma representation in graphic novels. The case of Paul Hornschemeier's Mother, come home and Neil Gaiman and Dave McKean's Signal to noise / Andrés Romero-Jódar -- List of contributors
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
268 p.
Isbn
9783825358846
Lccn
2011468562
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn746874200
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn793720981
Label
Between the urge to know and the need to deny : trauma and ethics in contemporary British and American literature, Dolores Herrero, Sonia Baelo-Allué (Eds.)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: between the urge to known [sic.] and the need to deny / Dolores Herrero and Sonia Baelo-Allué -- Framing trauma and ethics. Disquieted negative capability: the ethics of trauma in contemporary literature / Jean-Michel Ganteau -- "That was their deal" trauma narratives' ethical re-framings / Laurie Vickroy -- Trauma, gender and identity. Barred from the sublime: structural trauma and gender socialisation in Jenefer Shute's Life-size / Mónica Calvo -- Narratives of maternal loss in contemporary women's writing: Julie Myerson's The story of you / Sonya Andermahr -- Trauma and silence in Brian McCabe's "Say something" /Jessica Aliaga -- Between individual and collective trauma: narrative erasures in Fanny Howe's The deep north /Antoine Cazé -- The belated trauma of AIDS in Alan Hollinghurst's The swimming-pool library /José ma. Yebra-Pertusa -- Trauma and genre. Experimental fiction and trauma studies: the case of Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse-Five / Francisco Collado-Rodríguez -- Apocalypse, memory and survival: a reading of Cormac McCarthy's The road as trauma narrative / Paula Martín-- Gothic and trauma in Shirley Jackson's We have always lived in the castle / Marita Nadal-- Living with other people's ghosts: Patrick McGrath's Trauma / Jocelyn Dupont-- Masking and narrating trauma in Jane Yolen's Briar Rose: a holocaust fairy tale / María Jesús Martínez-Alfaro -- The circular memory of writing. A reading of American intertexts in Ruth Klüger's Landscapes of memory. A holocaust girlhood remembered /Luisa Juárez -- "To know, but not to know": myth and the working through of trauma in Eva Figes' Tales of innocence and experience / Silvia Pellicer-Ortín -- The paradoxical foregrounding of the intimate in the representation of a national trauma: 9/11, according to Don DeLillo / Marc Amfreville -- Individual trauma representation in graphic novels. The case of Paul Hornschemeier's Mother, come home and Neil Gaiman and Dave McKean's Signal to noise / Andrés Romero-Jódar -- List of contributors
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
268 p.
Isbn
9783825358846
Lccn
2011468562
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn746874200
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn793720981

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