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by Catherine E. Hoyser,Lorena Laura Stookey

eBook Tom Robbins: A Critical Companion (Critical Companions to Popular Contemporary Writers) epub
  • ISBN: 0313294186
  • Author: Catherine E. Hoyser,Lorena Laura Stookey
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Subcategory: History & Criticism
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Greenwood; First Printing edition (October 30, 1997)
  • Pages: 192 pages
  • ePUB size: 1136 kb
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Hoyser and Stookey show how Robbins deftly uses style and humor to depict the absurdities and injustices of our world. Tom Robbins: A Critical Companion Critical companions to popular contemporary writers, ISSN 1082-4979.

Hoyser and Stookey show how Robbins deftly uses style and humor to depict the absurdities and injustices of our world. His novels constantly challenge perceptions of the world that people automatically label as normal. His fiction criticizes the complacency of humans in a world becoming increasingly alienated from nature and the joy of life.

See all supported devices. CATHERINE E. HOYSER is Associate Professor of English at Saint Joseph College in West Hartford, Connecticut

See all supported devices. Similar books to Tom Robbins: A Critical Companion (Critical Companions to Popular Contemporary Writers). with the purchase of any eligible product. HOYSER is Associate Professor of English at Saint Joseph College in West Hartford, Connecticut. LORENA LAURA STOOKEY is a lecturer in the English department at the University of Nevada, Reno, where she teaches courses in mythology, poetry, and British literature.

by Lorena Laura Stookey and Catherine E. Hoyser. This is the first book-length study of the popular novelist Tom Robbins. Hoyser and Stookey show how Robbins deftly uses style and humor to depict the absurdities and injustices of our world.

LORENA LAURA STOOKEY is a lecturer in the English department at the University of Nevada, Reno, where .

LORENA LAURA STOOKEY is a lecturer in the English department at the University of Nevada, Reno, where she teaches courses in mythology, poetry, and British literature. She is the author of Robin Cook: A Critical Companion (Greenwood, 1996). She authored chapters six through eight of this study. Catherine Elizabeth Hoyser, Catherine Hoyser, Lorena Laura Stookey. Издание: иллюстрированное.

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Tom Robbins: A Critical Companion (Critical Companions to Popular Contemporary Writers).

In addition, Hoyser and Stookey define and apply an alternative critical perspective from which to read each novel. The reading of each of Robbins' novels will be enriched by this perceptive study. Tom Robbins: A Critical Companion (Critical Companions to Popular Contemporary Writers). 0313294186 (ISBN13: 9780313294181).

Tom Robbins : a critical companion. by. Hoyser, Catherine Elizabeth; Stookey, Lorena Laura. Robbins, Tom, 1936-, Robbins, Tom. Publisher. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. org on September 7, 2010.

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This is the first book-length study of the popular novelist Tom Robbins. Whimsy and humor characterize Robbins' work, but style and language are the keystones. Hoyser and Stookey show how Robbins deftly uses style and humor to depict the absurdities and injustices of our world. His novels constantly challenge perceptions of the world that people automatically label as normal. His fiction criticizes the complacency of humans in a world becoming increasingly alienated from nature and the joy of life. In addition to a critical analysis of each of his novels, the study contains biographical material never before published and the first full-length bibliography on Robbins, including a bibliography of reviews of his fiction.

This is the first book-length study of the popular novelist Tom Robbins. Whimsy and humor characterize Robbins' work, but style and language are the keystones. Hoyser and Stookey show how Robbins deftly uses style and humor to depict the absurdities and injustices of our world. His novels constantly challenge perceptions of the world that people automatically label as normal. His fiction criticizes the complacency of humans in a world becoming increasingly alienated from nature and the joy of life. In addition to a critical analysis of each of his novels, the study contains biographical material never before published and the first full-length bibliography on Robbins, including a bibliography of reviews of his fiction.

The study features a biographical chapter, a chapter on context and style, and individual chapters on each of his novels, ^IAnother Roadside Attraction^R, ^IEven Cowgirls Get the Blues, Still Life with Woodpecker, Jitterbug Perfume, skinny legs and all^R, and ^IHalf Asleep in Frog Pajamas^R. Each novel is analyzed for plot structure, characterization, and thematic elements. In addition, Hoyser and Stookey define and apply an alternative critical perspective from which to read each novel. The reading of each of Robbins' novels will be enriched by this perceptive study.

Comments: (3)
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Jan
Yes, a very informative book.
Thordira
I like anything pertaining to the work of Tom Robbins and am saddened that the last book I could find of his is "B is for Beer" -- I hope he writes again.... or I find anything of his I haven't already read (several times).
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