Visions of global America and the future of critical reading
Creators:O'Hara, Daniel T., 1948-
Subjects (LCSH):Criticism -- United States
American literature -- History and criticism
Badiou, Alain -- Criticism and interpretation
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 -- Criticism and interpretation
James, Henry, 1843-1916 -- Criticism and interpretation
Baldwin, James, 1924-1987 -- Criticism and interpretation
Purdy, James -- Criticism and interpretation
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Publisher:The Ohio State University Press
(print) xiii, 177 p. ; 24 cm.
Badiou's truth and the office of the critic : neither gods nor monsters -- Figures of the void : on the subject of truth and the fundamentalist imagination -- "The cry of its occasion" : the subject of truth, or the terror in global terrorism -- Global America and the logics of vision -- America, the symptom : on the post-9/11 allegory in American studies -- Our worldly apocalypse : literature and everyday life -- "Monstrous levity" : between realism and vision in Henry James -- Toward a global democracy : James Baldwin and the stoic vision of amor fati -- Bringing out the terror : James Purdy and the culture of vision.
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Other Identifiers:OCLC #361947828 (print)
LCCN 717582974 (print)
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