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The Resource Creatural fictions : human-animal relationships in twentieth- and twenty-first-century literature, edited by David Herman

Creatural fictions : human-animal relationships in twentieth- and twenty-first-century literature, edited by David Herman

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Creatural fictions : human-animal relationships in twentieth- and twenty-first-century literature
Title
Creatural fictions
Title remainder
human-animal relationships in twentieth- and twenty-first-century literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Herman
Title variation
human-animal relationships in twentieth- and twenty-first-century literature
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Herman, David
Series statement
Palgrave studies in animals and literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animals in literature
  • Human-animal relationships in literature
  • Animals and civilization
  • Literature, Modern
  • Literature, Modern
  • Animals and civilization
  • Animals in literature
  • Human-animal relationships in literature
  • Literature, Modern
Label
Creatural fictions : human-animal relationships in twentieth- and twenty-first-century literature, edited by David Herman
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Literature beyond the human / David Herman -- Literary modernisms, animal worlds, and trans-species entanglements. "Kafka's animal stories: modernist form and inter-species narrative" / Marianne Dekoven; "The tortured animals of modernity: animal studies and Italian literature" / Damiano Benvegnù; "The black sheep: Djuna Barnes's dark pastoral" / Andrew Kalaidjian -- Literature beyond the human I: species, sexuality, and gender. "'Becoming men' and animal sacrifice: contemporary literary examples" / Josephine Donovan; "A tail for two theorists: the problem of the female monster in Katherine Dunn's Geek love" / Rajesh K. Reddy; "Friendship; or, representing more-than-human subjectivities and spaces in J.R. Ackerley's My dog tulip" / Shun Yin Kiang -- Literature beyond the human II: human-animal interactions across genres. "'A little wildness': negotiating relationships between human and nonhuman in historical romance" / Christy Tidwell; "Animal worlds and anthropological machines in Yann Martel's millennial novel Life of pi" / Hilary Thompson; "'Like words printed on skin': desire, animal masks, and multispecies relationships in Monique Truong's The book of salt" / Nandini Thiyagarajan -- Human-animal entanglements in late-20th- and early-21st-century fiction. "Horsescapes: space, nation, and human-horse relations in Jane Smiley's Horse heaven" / Jopi Nyman; "Animal others, other people: exploring cetacean personhood in Zakes Mda's The whale caller" / Craig Smith; "Ghostly presences: tracing the animal in Julia Leigh's The hunter" / Roman Bartosch
Control code
915056857
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vi, 290 pages
Isbn
9781137520661
Lccn
2015022373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)915056857
Label
Creatural fictions : human-animal relationships in twentieth- and twenty-first-century literature, edited by David Herman
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Literature beyond the human / David Herman -- Literary modernisms, animal worlds, and trans-species entanglements. "Kafka's animal stories: modernist form and inter-species narrative" / Marianne Dekoven; "The tortured animals of modernity: animal studies and Italian literature" / Damiano Benvegnù; "The black sheep: Djuna Barnes's dark pastoral" / Andrew Kalaidjian -- Literature beyond the human I: species, sexuality, and gender. "'Becoming men' and animal sacrifice: contemporary literary examples" / Josephine Donovan; "A tail for two theorists: the problem of the female monster in Katherine Dunn's Geek love" / Rajesh K. Reddy; "Friendship; or, representing more-than-human subjectivities and spaces in J.R. Ackerley's My dog tulip" / Shun Yin Kiang -- Literature beyond the human II: human-animal interactions across genres. "'A little wildness': negotiating relationships between human and nonhuman in historical romance" / Christy Tidwell; "Animal worlds and anthropological machines in Yann Martel's millennial novel Life of pi" / Hilary Thompson; "'Like words printed on skin': desire, animal masks, and multispecies relationships in Monique Truong's The book of salt" / Nandini Thiyagarajan -- Human-animal entanglements in late-20th- and early-21st-century fiction. "Horsescapes: space, nation, and human-horse relations in Jane Smiley's Horse heaven" / Jopi Nyman; "Animal others, other people: exploring cetacean personhood in Zakes Mda's The whale caller" / Craig Smith; "Ghostly presences: tracing the animal in Julia Leigh's The hunter" / Roman Bartosch
Control code
915056857
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vi, 290 pages
Isbn
9781137520661
Lccn
2015022373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)915056857

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