Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-1 of 1 items for:

  • 20th-century and Contemporary Literature x
Clear All

View:

FuturityContemporary Literature and the Quest for the Past

Futurity: Contemporary Literature and the Quest for the Past

Amir Eshel

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780226924953
eISBN:
9780226924960
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226924960.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

When looking at how trauma is represented in literature and the arts, we tend to focus on the weight of the past. This book suggests that this retrospective gaze has trapped us in a search for reason ... More

View: