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Author Sykes, Rachel, author.

Title The quiet contemporary American novel / Rachel Sykes.

Publication Info. Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2018.

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Description 1 online resource (vii, 226 pages).
Series Contemporary American and Canadian writers
Contemporary American and Canadian writers.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cover; The quiet contemporary American novel; Contents; Series editorsâ#x80;#x99; foreword; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 The quiet novel; 2 â#x80;#x98;9/11â#x80;#x99; and the noise of contemporary fiction; 3 Quiet in time and narrative; 4 The quiet novel of cognition; 5 The novel of â#x80;#x98;(dis)quietâ#x80;#x99;; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index.
Summary This book explores the concept of 'quiet' an aesthetic of narrative driven by reflective principles and argues for the term's application to the study of contemporary American fiction.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject American fiction -- 21st century -- History and criticism.
Chronological Term 2000-2099
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Sykes, Rachel. Quiet contemporary American novel. Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2018 1526108879 (OCoLC)1018191030
ISBN 9781526108883 (electronic bk.)
1526108887 (electronic bk.)