The Text and Beyond: Essays in Literary Linguistics / Edition 1

The Text and Beyond: Essays in Literary Linguistics / Edition 1

by Cynthia Bernstein
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780817306991
Publisher:
University of Alabama Press
Publication date:
04/28/1994
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
The Contextualization of Linguistic Criticism3
Lexico-Syntactic Cohesion in Creeley's "I Know a Man"19
Anaphoric and Cataphoric Reference in Dickens's Our Mutual Friend and James's The Golden Bowl30
Comparison and Synthesis: Marianne Moore's Natural and Unnatural Taxonomies56
Appropriated Voices in Gordon Weaver's Eight Corners of the World87
Script Theory Perspective, and Message in Narrative: The Case of "Mi suicidio"97
Conversational Style and the Form-Meaning Link in Literary Analysis123
Conversation and the Fitzgeralds: Conflict or Collaboration?157
Rosario Castellanos and the New Essay: Writing It Like a Woman179
"Policewoman," Male Dominance, and the Cooperative Principle206
The Language of Power and Powerlessness: Verbal Combat in the Plays of Tennessee Williams217
Dialects of Power: The Two-Faced Narrative227
Literary Data and Linguistic Analysis: The Example of Modern German241
Immigrant Worker Literature263
"What a Parrot Talks": The Janus Nature of Anglo-Irish Writing
"You gone have to learn to talk right": Linguistic Deference and Regional Dialect in Harry Crews's Body278
Contributors297
Index301

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