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The global remapping of American literature / Paul Giles.

Author/creator Giles, Paul
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoPrinceton, N.J. : Princeton University Press,
Descriptionxi, 325 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Supplemental Content Full text available from Ebook Central - Academic Complete
Subject(s)
Contents Introduction: the deterritorialization of American literature -- Part one: Temporal latitudes. Augustan American literature: an aesthetics of extravagance; medieval American literature: antebellum narratives and the "map of the infinite" -- Part two: The boundaries of the nation. The arcs of modernism: geography as allegory; suburb, network, homeland: national space and the rhetoric of broadcasting -- Part three: Spatial longitudes. Hemispheric parallax: South America and the American South; metaregionalism: the global pacific northwest -- Conclusion: American literature and the question of circumference.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 269-304) and index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2010021517
ISBN9780691136134 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN0691136130 (cloth : alk. paper)

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