1. Modern American Literature: An Appreciation.
Southern Social History in William Faulkner’s Fiction.
3. Ernest Hemingway’s
Textuality and Social Issues.
in Wallace Stevens.
Afro-American Appeals: Langston Hughes.
The 1950s Consciousness: Flannery O'Connor.
Jewishness in the 1950s: Bernard Malamud.
Beat Generation: An Approach.
New Social American Drama: Edward Albee.
in America: Donald Barthelme.
Recent American Poetry: Charles Bernstein.
|12. Postmodernism in America
Texts: Donald Barthelme's "The Explanation" and "The Indian Upsurge"
Subjects of discussion to be presented in class:
Barthelme´s Literary Achievement.
Explanation: "A Large Black Square Floating Above Words"
All these bibliographical references can found at
the ULL CentralLibrary,
- On Postmnodern
- LeClair, Tom & Larry McCaffery. Anything
Can Happe: Interviews with Contemporary
Novelists. Urbana: U of Illinois P, 1983.
- Maltby, Paul. Dissident Postmodernists.
Philadelphia: U of Pennsylvania P, 1991.
- On Donald Barthelme:
- Couturier, Maurice, and Regis Durand. Donald
Barthelme. London: Methuen, 1982.
- Hicks, Jack. In the Singer's Temple. Chapel
Hill: Uof North Carolina P, 1981. 18-82.
- Molesworth, Charles. Donald Barthelme's Fiction.
Columbia: U of Missouri P, 1982.
- Stengel, Wayne B. The Shape of Art in the Short
Stories of Donald Barthelme. Baton
Louisiana State UP, 1985.
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