Doubling and incest/repetition and revenge a speculative reading of Faulkner by John T. Irwin

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 -- Knowledge -- Psychology.,
  • Psychological fiction, American -- History and criticism.,
  • Doubles in literature.,
  • Revenge in literature.,
  • Incest in literature.,
  • Repetition (Rhetoric)

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementJohn T. Irwin.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3511.A86 Z854 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination245 p. ;
Number of Pages245
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL804142M
ISBN 100801852315
LC Control Number95040638

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By John T. Irwin. Johns Hopkins. $ What Mr. Faulkner is after, in a sense, is a wants a medium without stops or pauses, a medium which is always of the moment, and of which the passage from moment to moment is as fluid and undetectable, as in the life itself which he is purporting to give.

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Doubling and Incest / Repetition and Revenge John T. Irwin 9. Irwin, J.T. () Doubling and incest, repetition and revenge. A speculative reading of Faulkner, expanded edition, Baltimore and London. Jacobsen, G.A. () ‘Apollo and Tereus: parallel motifs in Ovid’s Metamorphoses’, CJ Cited by: 5.

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Kartiganer ; The sound and the fury: the search for a narrative method / Gary Lee Stonum ; The sound and the fury: a logic of tragedy / Warwick Wadlington "Jim Crow" and The sound and the fury / Thadious M.

Davis. Of the character of the novelist, John T. Irwin writes in ''Doubling and Incest/Repetition and Revenge: A Speculative Reading of Faulkner'': ''It is precisely because [ he ] stands outside the dark door, wanting to enter the dark room but unable to, that he is a novelist, that.

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John T. Irwin is Decker Professor of the Humanities at the Johns Hopkins University. A former editor of the Georgia Review, he now edits the series Johns Hopkins: Poetry and Fiction for the Johns Hopkins University Press.

His books include Doubling and Incest/Repetition and Revenge, The Heisenberg Variations, and American Hieroglyphics, all available from Johns : John T. Irwin. ''Gestures of Despair in Medieval and Renaissance Art.'' ''Nil: Episodes in the Literary Conquest of the Void During the 19th Century.'' ''Doubling and Incest / Repetition and Revenge.'' ''The.

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Irwin's other books include "Doubling and Incest/Repetition and Revenge", "American Hieroglyphics" and "The Heisenberg Variations". (source: Nielsen Book Data) Subjects. A sophisticated examination of the American Symbolists, back in print for the first time in more than a decade.

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The tone of the book should be of "dim, but somewhat clear lightness--lightness which faintly rises to the surface from the depth of memories or the unconscious"(Ohashi ). Irwin, John T. Doubling & Incest: Repetition & Revenge. Baltimore. John Irwin's Doubling and Incest/Repetition and Revenge: A Speculative Reading of Faulkner () focuses on psychoanalysis in Faulkner's novels.

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Moreland. The other, Michael Millgate's "William Faulkner: The Two Voices," although reminiscent of John Irwin's study of Faulkner, Doubling and Incest: Repetition and Revenge, has such a clear style and sensible approach that its insight into the ways contrasting voices work both within and between various Faulkner novels at least seems fresh.

John T. Irwin, Doubling and Incest: Repetition and Revenge: A Speculative Reading of Faulkner (Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, ). Google Scholar Author: Katherine H. Burkman. John T. Irwin has written: 'Doubling and Incest / Repetition and Revenge' -- subject(s): American Psychological fiction, Doubles in literature, History and criticism, Incest in literature.

About this guide The questions, discussion topics, and author biography that follow are designed to enhance your group's reading of three of William Faulkner's greatest novels: The Sound and the Fury, As I Lay Dying, and Absalom, Absalom.

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Doubling and Incest / Repetition and Revenge John T Irwin Häftad. Hart Crane's Poetry this book does not rehash previous close readings but incorporates the best of such criticisms.

Choice It is a testament to both the author's brilliance and the scrupulousness of his focus and approach that the book delivers on every conceivable. The other, Michael Millgate's "William Faulkner: The Two Voices," although reminiscent of John Irwin's study of Faulkner, Doubling and Incest: Repetition and Revenge, has such a clear style and sensible approach that its insight into the ways contrasting voices work both within and between various Faulkner novels at least seems : Claudine G.

Fisher. Both early works are cited by Roberts, Clarke, and Gwin, but neither is taken very seriously. In that same decade appeared John T. Irwin's Doubling and Incest?Repetition and Revenge: A Speculative Reading of Faulkner (), which spoke not to the past but to the future of Faulkner studies.

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Google ScholarCited by: 1.Home > Hart Crane's Poetry > Reviews this book is as much a vindication as it is a celebration. Crane heard among the thousand choiring webs of his bridge a complex, choiring music, and now Irwin helps us to hear that beautiful, tragic, transforming music as well." Doubling and Incest / Repetition and Revenge.

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