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The Resource Authors Inc. : literary celebrity in the modern United States, 1880-1980, Loren Glass

Authors Inc. : literary celebrity in the modern United States, 1880-1980, Loren Glass

Label
Authors Inc. : literary celebrity in the modern United States, 1880-1980
Title
Authors Inc.
Title remainder
literary celebrity in the modern United States, 1880-1980
Statement of responsibility
Loren Glass
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Glass, Loren Daniel
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authorship
  • American literature
  • Literature
  • Celebrities
  • Literature and society
  • Authors and readers
  • Authors, American
  • Canon (Literature)
  • Autobiography
  • Twain, Mark
  • London, Jack
  • Stein, Gertrude
  • Hemingway, Ernest
  • Mailer, Norman
Label
Authors Inc. : literary celebrity in the modern United States, 1880-1980, Loren Glass
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-232) and index
Contents
  • Introduction : authorial personality in the American field of cultural production.
  • p. 1
  • Celebrity theory and authorial autobiography.
  • p. 2
  • Literary property and the right to privacy.
  • p. 8
  • Modernism, mass culture, masculinity.
  • p. 17
  • 1.
  • Modern consciousness and public subjectivity.
  • p. 29
  • Pronouns, patronyms, publicity.
  • p. 31
  • (Re)collecting the past.
  • p. 39
  • Third-person masculine.
  • p. 47
  • 2.
  • Trademark Twain.
  • p. 57
  • republic of letters.
  • p. 59
  • BeTwain two deaths.
  • p. 65
  • Incorporating the author.
  • p. 72
  • 3.
  • Legitimating London.
  • p. 83
  • Plagiarism, primitivism, publicity.
  • p. 86
  • Literary value and class consciousness.
  • p. 90
  • Literature and legitimacy.
  • p. 102
  • 4.
  • Gertrude Stein's money.
  • p. 115
  • gender of genius.
  • p. 119
  • Funny money.
  • p. 122
  • death of genius.
  • p. 131
  • 5.
  • Being Ernest.
  • p. 139
  • author versus the audience (misogyny).
  • p. 143
  • author versus himself (homophobia).
  • p. 151
  • author versus the biographers (death).
  • p. 158
  • author reborn? (androgyny).
  • p. 168
  • 6.
  • Norman conquest.
  • p. 175
  • Declaration : first among equals.
  • p. 178
  • Engagement : the third man.
  • p. 183
  • Defeat : the second sex.
  • p. 187
  • Executing the author.
  • p. 194
  • Coda : nothing personal.
  • p. 197
Control code
ocm54446551
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 243 p.
Isbn
9780814731604
Lccn
2004002301
Label
Authors Inc. : literary celebrity in the modern United States, 1880-1980, Loren Glass
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-232) and index
Contents
  • Introduction : authorial personality in the American field of cultural production.
  • p. 1
  • Celebrity theory and authorial autobiography.
  • p. 2
  • Literary property and the right to privacy.
  • p. 8
  • Modernism, mass culture, masculinity.
  • p. 17
  • 1.
  • Modern consciousness and public subjectivity.
  • p. 29
  • Pronouns, patronyms, publicity.
  • p. 31
  • (Re)collecting the past.
  • p. 39
  • Third-person masculine.
  • p. 47
  • 2.
  • Trademark Twain.
  • p. 57
  • republic of letters.
  • p. 59
  • BeTwain two deaths.
  • p. 65
  • Incorporating the author.
  • p. 72
  • 3.
  • Legitimating London.
  • p. 83
  • Plagiarism, primitivism, publicity.
  • p. 86
  • Literary value and class consciousness.
  • p. 90
  • Literature and legitimacy.
  • p. 102
  • 4.
  • Gertrude Stein's money.
  • p. 115
  • gender of genius.
  • p. 119
  • Funny money.
  • p. 122
  • death of genius.
  • p. 131
  • 5.
  • Being Ernest.
  • p. 139
  • author versus the audience (misogyny).
  • p. 143
  • author versus himself (homophobia).
  • p. 151
  • author versus the biographers (death).
  • p. 158
  • author reborn? (androgyny).
  • p. 168
  • 6.
  • Norman conquest.
  • p. 175
  • Declaration : first among equals.
  • p. 178
  • Engagement : the third man.
  • p. 183
  • Defeat : the second sex.
  • p. 187
  • Executing the author.
  • p. 194
  • Coda : nothing personal.
  • p. 197
Control code
ocm54446551
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 243 p.
Isbn
9780814731604
Lccn
2004002301

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