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              The Anti-Hero in the American Novel: From Joseph Heller to Kurt Vonnegut
                

              The Anti-Hero in the American Novel: From Joseph Heller to Kurt Vonnegut (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 1st ed. 2008)

              By Simmons, D.

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              The Anti-Hero in the American Novel rereads major texts of the 1960sto offer an innovative re-evaluation of a set of canonical novels that moves beyond entrenched post-modern and post-structural interpretations towards an appraisal which emphasizes the specifically humanist and i...dealist elements of these works.
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              ISBN 9781349371525
              Released AU 1 Jul 2008
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series American Literature Readings in the 21st Century
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              Reassessing the Twentieth-Century Canon: From Joseph Conrad to Zadie Smith
                

              Reassessing the Twentieth-Century Canon: From Joseph Conrad to Zadie Smith (Hardback)

              Edited by Allen, N.; Simmons, D.

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              This new collection brings together experts in the field of twentieth-century writing to offer a comprehensive and innovative exploration of newly canonical texts and writers. Featuring contributions from scholars including Linda Wagner-Martin and Philip Tew, the volume offers fr...esh insights on new 'classics' of contemporary literature.
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              ISBN 9781137366009
              Released AU 2 Jul 2014
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              New Critical Essays on H.P. Lovecraft
                

              New Critical Essays on H.P. Lovecraft (Hardback)

              Edited by Simmons, D.

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              The last ten years have witnessed a renewed interest in H.P. Lovecraft in academic and scholarly circles. New Critical Essays on H.P. Lovecraft seeks to offer an expansive and considered account of a fascinating yet challenging writer; both popular and critically valid but also p...roblematic in terms of his depictions of race, gender and class.
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              ISBN 9781137332240
              Released AU 3 Jul 2013
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              New Critical Essays on Kurt Vonnegut
                

              New Critical Essays on Kurt Vonnegut (Hardback)

              Edited by Simmons, D.

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              A range of academics, novelists, and writers take a multidisciplinary approach, exploring Kurt Vonnegut's life, works, and influence, adeptly reassessing his influential body of work.

              ISBN 9780230616271
              Released AU 18 Jan 2010
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series American Literature Readings in the 21st Century
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              New Critical Essays on Kurt Vonnegut
                

              New Critical Essays on Kurt Vonnegut (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Simmons, D.

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              In this book, an impressive range of academics, novelists, and writers take a multidisciplinary approach to Kurt Vonnegut's life, works, and influence--adeptly reassessing his influential body of work.

              ISBN 9780230120976
              Released AU 14 Oct 2011
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series American Literature Readings in the 21st Century
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              The Anti-Hero in the American Novel: From Joseph Heller to Kurt Vonnegut
                

              The Anti-Hero in the American Novel: From Joseph Heller to Kurt Vonnegut (Hardback)

              By Simmons, D.

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              Offers a theoretical reading of the anti-hero and its significance to post-war American ideology. This book explores a diverse range of texts both canonical and populist, including Catch-22 (1961), One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1962), The Graduate (1963), The Man Who Fell To E...arth (1963), and Little Big Man (1964).
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              ISBN 9780230603233
              Released AU 1 Sep 2008
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series American Literature Readings in the 21st Century
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              The Anti-Hero in the American Novel: From Joseph Heller to Kurt Vonnegut
                

              The Anti-Hero in the American Novel: From Joseph Heller to Kurt Vonnegut (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Simmons, D.

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              Examining noteworthy American novels including Catch-22 and Slaughterhouse-Five, this book analyzes the anti-hero during the 1960s. Simmons argues these iconic figures became a way to advance 'counter-culture' politics and to deconstruct the traditional American hero.

              ISBN 9781137473257
              Released AU 18 Nov 2014
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series American Literature Readings in the 21st Century
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              Nuit D Ete
               

              Nuit D Ete (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Simmons, D.

              • RRP: $46.50
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              ISBN 9782253138624
              Released AU 1 Jun 2007
              Publisher Livre de Poche
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Ldp Litt.Fantas
              Language (French)
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              L Homme NU
               

              L Homme NU (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Simmons, D.

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              ISBN 9782253139980
              Released AU 1 May 2007
              Publisher Livre de Poche
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              Series Ldp Litt.Fantas
              Language (French)
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              Les Feux de L Eden
               

              Les Feux de L Eden (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Simmons, D.

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              ISBN 9782253144052
              Released AU 1 Mar 1998
              Publisher Livre de Poche
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              Series Ldp Litt.Fantas
              Language (French)
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