The Resource A concise companion to realism, edited by Matthew Beaumont

A concise companion to realism, edited by Matthew Beaumont

Label
A concise companion to realism
Title
A concise companion to realism
Statement of responsibility
edited by Matthew Beaumont
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
820.9/12
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR468.R42
LC item number
B43 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Blackwell concise companions to literature and culture
Label
A concise companion to realism, edited by Matthew Beaumont
Publication
Note
Updated ed. of: Adventures in realism. 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Foreword / Rachel Bowlby -- Introduction : reclaiming realism / Matthew Beaumont -- Literary realism reconsidered : "the world in its length and breadth" / George Levine -- Realist synthesis in the nineteenth-century novel : "that unity which lies in the selection of our keenest consciousness" / Simon Dentith -- Space, mobility, and the novel : "the spirit of place is a great reality" / Josephine McDonagh -- Fictions of the real : "all truth with malice in it" / Terry Eagleton -- Naturalism : "dirt and horror pure and simple" / Sally Ledger -- Realism before and after photography : "the fantastical form of a relation among things" / Nancy Armstrong -- The realist aesthetic in painting : "serious and committed, ironic and brutal, sincere and full of poetry" / Andrew Hemingway -- Interrupted dialogues of realism and modernism : "the fact of new forms of life, already born and active" / Esther Leslie -- Socialist realism : "to depict reality in its revolutionary development" / Brandon Taylor -- Realism, modernism, and photography : "at last, at last the mask has been torn away" / John Roberts -- Cinematic realism : "a recreation of the world in its own image" / Laura Marcus -- The current of critical irrealism : "a moonlit enchanted night" / Michael Löwy -- Psychoanalysis and the Lacanian real : "strange shapes of the unwarped primal world" / Slavoj Žižek -- Feminist theory and the return of the real : "what we really want most out of realism-- " / Helen Small -- Realism and anti-realism in contemporary philosophy : "what's truth got to do with it?" / Christopher Norris -- Afterword : a note on literary realism / Fredric Jameson
Control code
000044778005
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Pbk. ed., rev. ed
Extent
xxi, 297 p.
Isbn
9781444332070
Lccn
2009038960
Other physical details
ill.
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.b24617568
System control number
(OCoLC)454363520

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