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The Resource Authorship and Audience : Literary Performance in the American Renaissance, (electronic book)

Authorship and Audience : Literary Performance in the American Renaissance, (electronic book)

Label
Authorship and Audience : Literary Performance in the American Renaissance
Title
Authorship and Audience
Title remainder
Literary Performance in the American Renaissance
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Stephen Railton's study of the American Renaissance proposes a fresh way of conceiving the writer as a performing artist and the text as an enactment of the drama of its own performance. Railton focuses on how major prose works of the period are preoccupied with their readers--how they seek to negotiate the conflicted space between the authors, who brought to the act of publication their own anxieties of ambition and identity, and the contemporary American reading public, which, as a growing mass audience in a democracy, had acquired an unprecedented authority over the terms of literary per
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Railton, Stephen
Dewey number
810.9/003
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS368
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American prose literature
  • Authors and readers
  • Reader-response criticism
  • Authorship
Label
Authorship and Audience : Literary Performance in the American Renaissance, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Acknowledgments; I. The Anxiety of Performance
Control code
ocn884013063
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (252 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400862276
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Authorship and Audience : Literary Performance in the American Renaissance, (electronic book)
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Acknowledgments; I. The Anxiety of Performance
Control code
ocn884013063
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (252 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400862276
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote

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