Creatural Fictions edited By David Herman

Full Title: Creatural Fictions: Human-animal Relationships In Twentieth- And Twenty-first-century Literature
Author/Editor(s): David Herman (1962-)
ISBN: 1137520663, 9781137520661
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Published Place: New York NY
Published/Copyright Year: 2016
Language: English
Physical Description: 23 cm
LCCN: 2015022373
Series: Palgrave Studies In Animals And Literature
Number of pages: 290 (vi, 290 pages)
Categories:
Animals In Literature
Human-animal Relationships In Literature
Animals And Civilization
Literature, Modern > 20th Century > History And Criticism
Literature, Modern > 21st Century > History And Criticism
Animals And Civilization > Fast > (OCoLC)fst00809565
Animals In Literature > Fast > (OCoLC)fst00809580
Human-animal Relationships In Literature > Fast > (OCoLC)fst00963492
Literature, Modern > Fast > (OCoLC)fst01000172


Content:
Introduction. Literature beyond the human / David Herman
Literary modernisms, animal worlds, and trans-species entanglements. "Kafka's animal stories: modernist form and inter-species narrative" / Marianne Dekoven; "The tortured animals of modernity: animal studies and Italian literature" / Damiano Benvegnu; "The black sheep: Djuna Barnes's dark pastoral" / Andrew Kalaidjian
Literature beyond the human I: species, sexuality, and gender. "'Becoming men' and animal sacrifice: contemporary literary examples" / Josephine Donovan; "A tail for two theorists: the problem of the female monster in Katherine Dunn's Geek love" / Rajesh K. Reddy; "Friendship; or, representing more-than-human subjectivities and spaces in J.R. Ackerley's My dog tulip" / Shun Yin Kiang
Literature beyond the human II: human-animal interactions across genres. "'A little wildness': negotiating relationships between human and nonhuman in historical romance" / Christy Tidwell; "Animal worlds and anthropological machines in Yann Martel's millennial novel Life of pi" / Hilary Thompson; "'Like words printed on skin': desire, animal masks, and multispecies relationships in Monique Truong's The book of salt" / Nandini Thiyagarajan
Human-animal entanglements in late-20th- and early-21st-century fiction. "Horsescapes: space, nation, and human-horse relations in Jane Smiley's Horse heaven" / Jopi Nyman; "Animal others, other people: exploring cetacean personhood in Zakes Mda's The whale caller" / Craig Smith; "Ghostly presences: tracing the animal in Julia Leigh's The hunter" / Roman Bartosch.

Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.

ISBNPlus ID: COLA.BD24.88403-11-6217553
Other ID: 920734680(OCLC);915056857(OCLC)
Nature: Bibliographies
Form: Nonfiction
LC Call No: PN56.A64 C74 2016
Dewey Decimal: 809/.93362
Released Date: 20160420

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APA Style:
Herman, D. (2016). Creatural Fictions: Human-animal Relationships In Twentieth- And Twenty-first-century Literature. New York NY: Palgrave Macmillan.

MLA Style:
Herman, David. Creatural Fictions: Human-animal Relationships In Twentieth- And Twenty-first-century Literature. New York NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Print.

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Herman, David. Creatural Fictions: Human-animal Relationships In Twentieth- And Twenty-first-century Literature. New York NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.