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dc.creatorSlatoff, Walter J. (Walter Jacob), 1922-
dc.identifier.isbn081420385X (print)
dc.identifier.isbn0814204058 (print)
dc.identifier.otherOCLC #12135605 (print)
dc.identifier.otherLCCN 85010447 (print)
dc.description(print) 309 p. ; 22 cmen
dc.description.tableofcontentsAcknowledgments ix -- I. Introduction 3 -- PART ONE -- II. Some Varieties of Armor and Innocence 15 -- III. Furious Compassions ; Pity and Contempt 41 -- IV. A Terrible Promiscuous Compassion 67 -- V. Heights and Depths of Distance 101 -- PART TWO -- VI. The Engulfing of Others and Delicious Unions with Death 133 -- VII. Coming Together and Apart 155 -- VIII. The Lonely Embraces of Artists 199 -- PART THREE -- IX. Singing about Suffering 233 -- X. With Respect to Voyeurism 265 -- Notes 281 -- Index 305en
dc.publisherThe Ohio State University Pressen
dc.subject.lcshEnglish literature -- 20th century -- History and criticismen
dc.subject.lcshSuffering in literatureen
dc.subject.lcshSympathy in literatureen
dc.subject.lcshAmerican literature -- History and criticismen
dc.titleThe look of distance: reflections on suffering & sympathy in modern literature--Auden to Agee, Whitman to Woolfen

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