Franklin

Distant Relation : Time and Identity in Spanish American Fiction.

Author/Creator:
Thomson, Eoin S.
Publication:
Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, 2001.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (190 pages)
Series:
McGill-Queen's Studies in the History of Ideas Ser.
McGill-Queen's Studies in the History of Ideas Ser. ; v.30
Status/Location:
Loading...

Options
Location Notes Your Loan Policy

Details

Other records:
Subjects:
Spanish American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Time in literature.
Identity (Philosophical concept) in literature.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
In The Distant Relation Eoin Thomson presents innovative readings of canonical philosophic and literary texts, focusing on the distance that mediates the relation between word and thing, past and present, I and you. Through a novel convergence, itself ari.
Contents:
Intro
Contents
Acknowledgments
Introduction: Towards a New Philosophy of Relation
SECTION 1 BEING TOO GREAT FOR WORDS
Otherness and the Ineffable
Before Me, I Turned Aside: Opacity
Transcendence and Extimacy: The Extimate Relation
Exposure: A Flash for the Night
SECTION 2 INTERLUDE
Los pasos perdidos: Absence and Writing
The Duplicity of Fiction
Fiction's Absent Source
Duplicity and Absence in El acoso
SECTION 3 RETURN TO OPACITY
Foreignness as an Emblem of Opacity
The Strangers of La hojarasca
Ventriloquism: Voicing and Speech in El otoño del patriarca
SECTION 4 THE TIME OF THE BETWEEN
The Persistence of the Past
Revolt and Resurrection in El laberinto de la soledad
The Place over the Embers
Dead Silent: Pedro Páramo
SECTION 5 POSTPONEMENT: IN LIEU OF AN ENDING
Simultaneity, Language, History
Bibliography
Index
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
L
M
N
O
P
R
S
T
U
V
W.
Notes:
Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.
Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Thomson, Eoin S. Distant Relation
ISBN:
9780773564213
9780773510289
OCLC:
929121060