Pudd'nhead Wilson

Twain M.

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ISBN: 978-0-451-53074-5
Внешнее покрытие издания: в обл.
Язык текста: англ.
Фамилия автора в заголовке: Twain
Инициалы автора (личного имени (имен)): M.
Код отношений (роль соавтора в издании): 070 Автор
Основное заглавие: Pudd'nhead Wilson
Первые сведения об ответственности: M. Twain
Место издания: New York
Издатель: Signet Classics
Дата издания: 2007
Объем издания (количество страниц): 175
Высота, см.: 18
Определитель УДК: =021
Полная форма имени (имен) и отчества: Mark
Индекс УДК: 821.111
Статус записи (Тип информации): В наличии
Ширина, см: 10,6
Толщина, см: 1,3
Вес в граммах: 110
Артикул: 2762890

Описание

This collection seeks to place Pudd’nhead Wilson—a neglected, textually fragmented work of Mark Twain’s—in the context of contemporary critical approaches to literary studies. The editors’ introduction argues the virtues of using Pudd’nhead Wilson as a teaching text, a case study in many of the issues presently occupying literary criticism: issues of history and the uses of history, of canon formation, of textual problematics, and finally of race, class, and gender. In a variety of ways the essays build arguments out of, not in spite of, the anomalies, inconsistencies, and dead ends in the text itself. Such wrinkles and gaps, the authors find, are the symptoms of an inconclusive, even evasive, but culturally illuminating struggle to confront and resolve difficult questions bearing on race and sex. Such fresh, intellectually enriching perspectives on the novel arise directly from the broad-based interdisciplinary foundations provided by the participating scholars. Drawing on a wide variety of critical methodologies, the essays place the novel in ways that illuminate the world in which it was produced and that further promise to stimulate further study.