Thomas Pynchon

Thomas Pynchon

Author: Niran Bahjat Abbas

Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press

ISBN: 0838639542

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 256

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This volume is a collection of essays by various academics looking at how identity is shaped, gendered, and contested throughout Pynchon's work. By exploring sociological, anthropological, literary, and political dimensions, the contributors revise important ideas in the debate over individualism using political and feminist theory and examine the different ways in which their writings embody, engage, and critique the official narratives generated by America's culture.

Thomas Pynchon
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Niran Bahjat Abbas
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press

This volume is a collection of essays by various academics looking at how identity is shaped, gendered, and contested throughout Pynchon's work. By exploring sociological, anthropological, literary, and political dimensions, the contributors revise important ideas in the debate over individualism using political and feminist theory and examine the different ways
Thomas Pynchon
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Harold Bloom
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-01 - Publisher: Infobase Publishing

Presents a collection of critical essays on the works of Thomas Pynchon.
Thomas Pynchon
Language: en
Pages: 214
Authors: David Robertson, Ian M Cuthbertson
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990-04-06 - Publisher: Springer

Books about Thomas Pynchon
Thomas Pynchon
Language: en
Pages: 94
Authors: Tony Tanner
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-21 - Publisher: Routledge

Thomas Pynchon is now recognized as a major contemporary novelist and perhaps the most important American writer since Melville. His work is both richly imaginative and amazingly erudite and can be compared, in its complexity, linguistic playfulness and experimentation and wealth of allusion, to the work of James Joyce. Aspects
Thomas Pynchon
Language: en
Pages: 350
Authors: Gilles Chamerois, Bénédicte Chorier-Fryd
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-11 - Publisher: Presses universitaires de la Méditerranée (PULM)

Thomas Pynchon was born on May 8, 1937 in Glen Cove, Long Island, New York. He started his writing career in his high school days, published his early stories in a series of magazines, came to fame in 1963 with his first novel, V., and has since been consistently praised