'Janiform Novels' and other literary essays

Watts, Cedric (2016) 'Janiform Novels' and other literary essays. PublishNation, London. ISBN 9781326838775

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This volume gathers 25 literary essays published in the period 1964-1990: the authors discussed include Sophocles, Chaucer, Shakespeare, Milton, Defoe, Jane Austen, Conrad, Hemingway, Graham Greene, William Golding, Samuel Beckett and Chinua Achebe. Topics include: covert plotting, the conceit of the conceit, the fallacies of structuralist and post-structuralist literary theory, delayed decoding, Conrad's opposition to racism, and Hemingway's ambiguous style.

Item Type: Book
Keywords: Literature, criticism, Chaucer, Shakespeare, Conrad, Achebe, delayed decoding, covert plotting, conceits, janiformity.
Schools and Departments: School of English > English
Depositing User: Cedric Watts
Date Deposited: 19 Feb 2018 09:57
Last Modified: 19 Feb 2018 10:01
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/73639
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