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The Resource The performing self : compositions and decompositions in the languages of contemporary life, Richard Poirier

The performing self : compositions and decompositions in the languages of contemporary life, Richard Poirier

Label
The performing self : compositions and decompositions in the languages of contemporary life
Title
The performing self
Title remainder
compositions and decompositions in the languages of contemporary life
Statement of responsibility
Richard Poirier
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS221
LC item number
.P64
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The performing self : compositions and decompositions in the languages of contemporary life, Richard Poirier
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
A literature of law and order.--The politics of self-parody.--The literature of waste: Eliot, Joyce, and others.--What is English studies, and if you know what that is, what is English literature?--The performing self.--Learning from the Beatles.--The war against the young: its beginnings.--Rock of ages.--Escape to the future
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xv, 203 p.
Isbn
9780195013887
Lccn
76140914
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 534.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Black fine-ribbed cloth over boards; stamped in gilt on spine. Orange-red endpapers. Author's(?) inscription to Sontag on front free endpaper. Paper markers laid in, and Sontag's underlining and marks in margins indicating interest. "Negotiations: A conversation with Richard Poirier" by interviewer, Benjamin Taylor (n.d., pp.[107]-118) laid in. "Mass appeal: Bette Midler" by Richard Poirier (The New Republic, Aug. 2&9, 1975, [4] p.) laid in. "English studies: The disease and a fatal cure" (TLS, 2/4/72, [1] leaf) laid in.
  • Spec. Coll. Montagu copy is part of a collection (Collection 1593). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Library of Ashley Montagu. Item is in box 37.
  • Spec. Coll. Montagu copy: Photo-illustrated white wrappers.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00129469
  • ucoclc129469
Label
The performing self : compositions and decompositions in the languages of contemporary life, Richard Poirier
Publication
Contents
A literature of law and order.--The politics of self-parody.--The literature of waste: Eliot, Joyce, and others.--What is English studies, and if you know what that is, what is English literature?--The performing self.--Learning from the Beatles.--The war against the young: its beginnings.--Rock of ages.--Escape to the future
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xv, 203 p.
Isbn
9780195013887
Lccn
76140914
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 534.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Black fine-ribbed cloth over boards; stamped in gilt on spine. Orange-red endpapers. Author's(?) inscription to Sontag on front free endpaper. Paper markers laid in, and Sontag's underlining and marks in margins indicating interest. "Negotiations: A conversation with Richard Poirier" by interviewer, Benjamin Taylor (n.d., pp.[107]-118) laid in. "Mass appeal: Bette Midler" by Richard Poirier (The New Republic, Aug. 2&9, 1975, [4] p.) laid in. "English studies: The disease and a fatal cure" (TLS, 2/4/72, [1] leaf) laid in.
  • Spec. Coll. Montagu copy is part of a collection (Collection 1593). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Library of Ashley Montagu. Item is in box 37.
  • Spec. Coll. Montagu copy: Photo-illustrated white wrappers.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00129469
  • ucoclc129469

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