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The Resource The gun and the pen : Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Faulkner, and the fiction of mobilization, Keith Gandal

The gun and the pen : Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Faulkner, and the fiction of mobilization, Keith Gandal

Label
The gun and the pen : Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Faulkner, and the fiction of mobilization
Title
The gun and the pen
Title remainder
Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Faulkner, and the fiction of mobilization
Statement of responsibility
Keith Gandal
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gandal, Keith
Dewey number
813/.509358
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.W65
LC item number
G36 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • War and Society
  • United States
  • Fitzgerald, F. Scott
  • Hemingway, Ernest
  • Faulkner, William
  • Modernism (Literature)
Label
The gun and the pen : Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Faulkner, and the fiction of mobilization, Keith Gandal
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-254) and index
Contents
Rethinking post-World War I classics: recovering the historical context of the mobilization -- Methodology and the study of modernist fiction -- The Great Gatsby and the great war army: ethnic egalitarianism, intelligence testing, the new man, and the charity girl -- The Sun also rises and "mobilization wounds": emasculation, joke fronts, military school wannabes, and postwar Jewish quotas -- The sound and the fury and military rejects: the feebleminded and the postmobilization erotic triangle -- Postmobilization romance: transforming military rejection into modernist tragedy and symbolism -- Postmobilization kinkiness: Barnes, West, Miller, and the military's frankness about sex and venereal disease -- The sound and the fury redux and the end of the World War I mobilization novel
Control code
ocn173480545
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 271 p.
Isbn
9780195338911
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007039406
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1098634
  • (OCoLC)173480545
Label
The gun and the pen : Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Faulkner, and the fiction of mobilization, Keith Gandal
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-254) and index
Contents
Rethinking post-World War I classics: recovering the historical context of the mobilization -- Methodology and the study of modernist fiction -- The Great Gatsby and the great war army: ethnic egalitarianism, intelligence testing, the new man, and the charity girl -- The Sun also rises and "mobilization wounds": emasculation, joke fronts, military school wannabes, and postwar Jewish quotas -- The sound and the fury and military rejects: the feebleminded and the postmobilization erotic triangle -- Postmobilization romance: transforming military rejection into modernist tragedy and symbolism -- Postmobilization kinkiness: Barnes, West, Miller, and the military's frankness about sex and venereal disease -- The sound and the fury redux and the end of the World War I mobilization novel
Control code
ocn173480545
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 271 p.
Isbn
9780195338911
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007039406
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1098634
  • (OCoLC)173480545

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