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Author Sacido-Romero, Jorge.

Title Sound effects : the object voice in fiction / edited by Jorge Sacido-Romero, Sylvia Mieszkowski.

Publication Info. Leiden, Netherlands Boston, [Massachusetts] Brill Rodopi, 2015.

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Description 1 online resource (359 p.).
Series DQR Studies in Literature, 0921-2507 ; Volume 59
DQR studies in literature.
Note Description based upon print version of record.
Contents Sound Effects: The Object Voice in Fiction; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; Preface: Is There a Voice in the Text?; 1. Revoicing Writing: An Introduction to Theorizing Vocality; 2. 'Secondary Vocality' and the Sound Defect; Section I: The Nineteenth Century; 3. The Object Voice in Romantic Irish Novels; 4. Poe, Voice and the Origin of Horror Fiction; 5. Double Voice and Extimate Singing in Trilby; Section II: The Twentieth Century; 6. Bloom's Neume: The Object Voice in the "Sirens" Episode in Joyce's Ulysses.
7. Fantasizing Agency and Otherness through Voice and Voicelessness in Ellison's Invisible Man8. The Voice in Twentieth-Century English Short Fiction: E.M. Forster, V.S. Pritchett and Muriel Spark; Section III: The Twenty-First Century; 9. Voices of Terror and Horror: Towards an Acoustics of Modern Gothic; 10. "That which cannot be said": Voice, Desire and the Uncanny in Armistead Maupin's The Night Listener; 11. "It's only combinations of letters, after all, isn't it": The "Voice" and Spirit Mediums in ThomasPynchon's Against the Day (2006)
12. 'Voice-Trace' in James Chapman's How Is This Going to Continue? (2007)Notes on Contributors; Index.
Summary Sound Effects collects original articles on English and American prose fiction which analyse vocal phenomena by using the psychoanalytic concept of the object voice - introduced by J. Lacan and theorised by M. Dolar - as their interpretative tool.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Subject English fiction -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
Voice in literature.
Psychoanalysis and literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Electronic books.
Added Author Sacido-Romero, Jorge, editor.
Mieszkowski, Sylvia, editor.
Other Form: Print version: 900430438X
ISBN 9004304401
9789004304406 (electronic bk.)