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The Resource Literature, rhetoric and values : selected proceedings of a conference held at the University of Waterloo, 3-5 June 2011, edited by Shelley Hulan, Murray McArthur and Randy Allen Harris

Literature, rhetoric and values : selected proceedings of a conference held at the University of Waterloo, 3-5 June 2011, edited by Shelley Hulan, Murray McArthur and Randy Allen Harris

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Literature, rhetoric and values : selected proceedings of a conference held at the University of Waterloo, 3-5 June 2011
Title
Literature, rhetoric and values
Title remainder
selected proceedings of a conference held at the University of Waterloo, 3-5 June 2011
Statement of responsibility
edited by Shelley Hulan, Murray McArthur and Randy Allen Harris
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The essays in this collection combine cutting-edge literary and rhetorical scholarship to investigate the evolving values of the modern world, confronting such issues as torture, genocide, environmental apocalypse, and post-traumatic stress syndrome. First delivered as part of the vibrant ideas exchange of an international conference, they are the product of rigorous selection and review undertaken with an emphasis on their complementarity. The authors include established scholars such as gr ..
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
809
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.V28
LC item number
L58 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Literature, rhetoric and values : selected proceedings of a conference held at the University of Waterloo, 3-5 June 2011, edited by Shelley Hulan, Murray McArthur and Randy Allen Harris
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of contents; acknowledgements; introduction; chapter one -- rhetorics of loss: values of absence and affect in frost and dickinson; chapter two -- david shields's reality hunger and the value of textual recycling; chapter three -- a rhetoric of contingency and analytic humanism in don delillo's white noise; chapter four -- living in the shadow of radicalism: fundamentalist identities in monica ali's brick lane (2003) and in elena chudinova's 2048: the mosque of notre dame de paris (2005); chapter five -- children of men on the road to nowhere: the inopinatum of hope
  • Chapter six -- poetry, garbage, gift: assembling a scrap poetics in contemporary north american poetrychapter seven -- the duty of memory in j. p. stassen's deogratias: a tale of rwanda and rupert bazambanza's smile through the tears; chapter eight -- new genres, now and then; chapter nine -- how kenneth burke can explain hannah duston's appeal (and other things); chapter ten -- ""now here's what really happened"": the rhetoric of authentic experience in war memoir; chapter eleven -- black logos: rhetoric and information warfare; chapter twelve -- coercive information: rhetorics of digital torture
  • Chapter thirteen -- ""imitation of life"": nabokov's pale fire and the construction of augustinian ethoscontributors; index of names
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 261 pages
Isbn
9781443841757
Lccn
2013376178
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)851286064
Label
Literature, rhetoric and values : selected proceedings of a conference held at the University of Waterloo, 3-5 June 2011, edited by Shelley Hulan, Murray McArthur and Randy Allen Harris
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of contents; acknowledgements; introduction; chapter one -- rhetorics of loss: values of absence and affect in frost and dickinson; chapter two -- david shields's reality hunger and the value of textual recycling; chapter three -- a rhetoric of contingency and analytic humanism in don delillo's white noise; chapter four -- living in the shadow of radicalism: fundamentalist identities in monica ali's brick lane (2003) and in elena chudinova's 2048: the mosque of notre dame de paris (2005); chapter five -- children of men on the road to nowhere: the inopinatum of hope
  • Chapter six -- poetry, garbage, gift: assembling a scrap poetics in contemporary north american poetrychapter seven -- the duty of memory in j. p. stassen's deogratias: a tale of rwanda and rupert bazambanza's smile through the tears; chapter eight -- new genres, now and then; chapter nine -- how kenneth burke can explain hannah duston's appeal (and other things); chapter ten -- ""now here's what really happened"": the rhetoric of authentic experience in war memoir; chapter eleven -- black logos: rhetoric and information warfare; chapter twelve -- coercive information: rhetorics of digital torture
  • Chapter thirteen -- ""imitation of life"": nabokov's pale fire and the construction of augustinian ethoscontributors; index of names
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 261 pages
Isbn
9781443841757
Lccn
2013376178
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)851286064

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    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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