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Chronoschisms : time, narrative, and postmodernism

Author: Ursula K Heise
Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 1997.
Series: Literature, culture, theory, 23.
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An analysis of way developments in technology have transformed our understanding of time and affected the structure of the novel. This wide-ranging study offers readings of postmodernist theory the  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Heise, Ursula K.
Cambridge, U.K. ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 1997
(DLC) 96036668
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ursula K Heise
OCLC Number: 606984374
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 286 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: pt. I. Chronoschisms. 1. From soft clocks to hardware: narrative and the postmodern experience of time --
pt. II. Time Forks and Time Loops. 2. Number, chance and narrative: Julio Cortazar's Rayuela. 3. "Repetitions, contradictions and omissions": Robbe-Grillet's Topologie d'une cite fantome. 4. Print time: text and duration in Beckett's How It Is --
pt. III. Posthistories. 5. [delta]t: time's assembly in Gravity's Rainbow. 6. Effect predicts cause: Brooke-Rose's Out --
Epilogue: Schismatrix.
Series Title: Literature, culture, theory, 23.
Responsibility: Ursula K. Heise.
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