The Resource Scenes of reading : is Australian literature a world literature?, edited by Robert Dixon and Brigid Rooney

Scenes of reading : is Australian literature a world literature?, edited by Robert Dixon and Brigid Rooney

Label
Scenes of reading : is Australian literature a world literature?
Title
Scenes of reading
Title remainder
is Australian literature a world literature?
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert Dixon and Brigid Rooney
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NWU
Dewey number
828.99
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Scenes of reading : is Australian literature a world literature?, edited by Robert Dixon and Brigid Rooney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Australian literature, globalisation and the literary province / Robert Dixon and Brigid Rooney -- 1. Recycling the epic : Gilgamesh on three continents / Wai Chee Dimock -- 2. Which world, and why do we worry about it? / Paul Sharrad -- 3. Beyond the nation : Australian literature as world literature / Bill Ashcroft -- 4. Australia's world literature : constructing Australia's global reading relations in the interwar period / Patrick Buckridge & Eleanor Morecroft -- 5. Literary history as a cultural challenge : rewriting local literary histories in the age of globalisation / Svend Erik Larsen -- 6. 'Upon the airy ocean' : Australia, the Russian Pacific, and the transnational imaginary / Nicholas Birns -- 7. Antipodean romance, crime and sensation : Australian popular fiction in British and American markets 1890-1925 / David Carter -- 8. Time's abyss : Australian literary modernism and the scene of ferry wreck -- 9. Worlds without and withn : reading through Patrick White's library in The solid mandala / Bernadette Brennan -- 10. 'The last curve of the globe' : deep time and scenes of reading in Shirley Hazzard's The great fire / Brigitta Olubas -- 11. 'A new continent into literature' : Patrick White's world literature / Georgina Loveridge -- 12. The digital pacific : Jack Spicer, Michael Dransfield and the poetics of addictation / Aaron Nyerges -- 13. Inheriting the world : German exiles, Napoleon's campaign in Egypt, and Australia's multicultural national identity -- 14. 'Dostoyevsky understood Newcastle!' : reading John Hughes's citational autobiographies / Stephen Mansfield -- 15. Outside country : indigenous literature in transit / Gillian Whitlock -- 16. Cheeky / Nicholas Jose
Control code
000051960279
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxxvi, 206 pages
Isbn
9781925003031
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27843129
System control number
  • (OCoLC)836206025
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