American Visionary Fiction: Mad Metaphysics As Salvation Psychology (Literary Criticism Series)

December 3, 2020
American Visionary Fiction: Mad Metaphysics As Salvation Psychology (Literary Criticism Series)

The issue on american literature of XIX-XX.Contents:Part One. The murder of Moby DickThe subterranean minerA carpet-bag for eternityDumb brutes as pasteboard masksTo strike the insulting sunPart Two. Buoyed up by that coffinMelville's mad messiahPoe's cosmologyEllison's chattering-monkey bluesMailer's cosmologyDickey's american epic