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Detaining time : temporal resistance in literature from Shakespeare to McEwan / Eric P. Levy.

  • Author

    Levy, Eric P.,

  • Date published

    2016

  • Publisher

    London : Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, [2016.]

  • Subject

    Time in literature

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Criticism and interpretation Literary criticism and cultural theory.

  • Accession number

    83428935

  • Class

    Reading Room - 62.2/LEV

  • ISBN

    9781474292047

  • Physical description

    278 pages ; 25 cm.

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Contents: 1 The mimesis of time in Hamlet -- 2 Dickens's pathology of time in Hard times -- 3 Time and metempsychosis in Ulysses -- 4 "the horror of the moment": fear and acceptance of time in Mrs. Dalloway -- 5 The phenomenology of temporal trauma in To the lighthouse -- 6 The Beckettian mimesis of post-temporal time -- 7 Postlapsarian will and the problem of time in Ian McEwan's Enduring love -- 8 Further perspectives: explication of Gilles Deleuze's temporal theory -- 9 Further perspectives: application of Gilles Deleuze's temporal theory.