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The Postmodern Short Story: Forms and Issues
Short stories are usually defined in terms of characteristics of modernism, in which the story begins in the middle, develops according to a truncated plot, and ends with an epiphany. This approach tends to ignore postmodernism, a movement often characterized by a negation of objective reality where plots are seemingly abandoned, surfaces are extraordinary, and symbols tur ...more
Hardcover, 296 pages
Published December 30th 2003 by Praeger
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