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Disenfranchised from America
Melissa Lam

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Disenfranchised from America
reinventing language and love in Nabokov and Pynchon
Melissa Lam

Published 2009 by University Press of America in Lanham, Md .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Section I: Lolita. Trickery and linguistic device
Freud and American suburbia
Defamiliarization and landscape
The underworld : America as movie
The resuscitation of the romance genre
Defamiliarization and language
section II: The crying lot of 49. The inside outsider : defamiliarization and the narrator
Illegitimacy and disruptive imagination
W.A.S.T.E. everywhere : Pynchon at the movies
'The direct apocalyptic word' : defamiliarization and Bakhtin
Final remarks.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [83]-85) and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
810.8005
Library of Congress
PS3527.A15 L63266 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination
xvii, 89 p. ;
Number of pages
89

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25100303M
ISBN 10
0761846190
ISBN 13
9780761846192
LC Control Number
2009924638
OCLC/WorldCat
318877413

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