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Author Mason, Fran, 1962-

Title Historical dictionary of postmodernist literature and theater / Fran Mason
Published Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2007


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Description lv, 405 pages ; 23 cm
Series Historical dictionaries of literature and the arts ; 16
Historical dictionaries of literature and the arts ; no. 16
Contents Machine derived contents note: Contents -- Editor's Foreword (Jon Woronoff) 00 -- Preface 00 -- Reader's Notes 00 -- Acronyms and Abbreviations 00 -- Chronology 00 -- Introduction 00 -- The Dictionary 00 -- Bibliography 00 -- About the Author
Summary The Historical Dictionary of Postmodernist Literature and Theater examines the different areas of postmodernist literature and the variety of forms that have been produced. This is accomplished through a list of acronyms, a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, and several hundred cross-referenced dictionary entries on individual postmodernist writers, the important postmodernist aesthetic practices, significant texts produced throughout the history of postmodernist writing, and important movements and ideas that have created a variety of literary approaches within the form. By pl
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 347-404
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Subject Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- Bio-bibliography -- Dictionaries.
Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- Dictionaries.
Theater -- History -- 20th century -- Dictionaries.
Postmodernism -- Dictionaries.
Genre/Form Bio-bibliography
LC no. 2006101383
ISBN 9780810855984 hardcover alkaline paper
0810855984 hardcover alkaline paper