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Author Sinykin, Dan, author.

Title American literature and the long downturn : neoliberal apocalypse / Dan Sinykin
Edition First edition
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2020
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Description 1 online resource
Series Oxford scholarship online
Oxford scholarship online.
Summary This volume studies how the economic crisis of the 1970s and the rise of neoliberalism established the conditions for a contemporary American literary form: the neoliberal apocalypse. It reveals how contemporary American cultural and literary narratives have been shaped by the widespread tendency to see our present as apocalyptic
Notes This edition also issued in print: 2020
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Audience Specialized
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Subject American literature -- 20th century -- History and cricitism
Apocalypse in literature.
Apocalyptic literature -- History and criticism.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191887062