Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Paradoxical Resolutions: American Fiction since James Joyce” as Want to Read:
Blank 133x176
Paradoxical Resolution...
 
by
Craig Werner
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Paradoxical Resolutions: American Fiction since James Joyce

by
0.0  ·  Rating Details ·  0 Ratings  ·  1 Review
Hardcover, 248 pages
Published August 1st 1982 by University of Illinois Press
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Paradoxical Resolutions, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Paradoxical Resolutions

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-10 of 10)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Nathan "N.R." Gaddis
Very simple. Werner's thesis is that Joyce's major accomplishment is a synthesis, rather, to go with Homer, a navigation between the Charybdis and Scylla of the romantic-symbolic and the naturalistic-realistic novelistic modes. To pass through or combine or balance the solutions offered as either the total freeing/alienation of character from society or the total victimization by society of the character. A middle ground. Both/and. An alternative to the either/or.

What could possibly be done aft
...more
W Roque Strew
W Roque Strew marked it as to-read
May 19, 2016
Christopher Howard
Christopher Howard marked it as to-read
May 18, 2016
Nicolaus
Nicolaus marked it as to-read
May 18, 2016
Joshua
Joshua marked it as to-read
May 18, 2016
Connor
Connor marked it as to-read
May 16, 2016
Gary
Gary marked it as to-read
May 16, 2016
Greg
Greg marked it as to-read
Jun 01, 2016
Geoff
Geoff marked it as to-read
Apr 29, 2016
Sarah Gagnon
Sarah Gagnon marked it as to-read
Jul 11, 2015
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book