Star Wars Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN!

Weekly drawing for $100 credit. Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

More at Powell's


Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | June 20, 2014

Lauren Owen: IMG The Other Vampire



It's a wild and thundery night. Inside a ramshackle old manor house, a beautiful young girl lies asleep in bed. At the window, a figure watches... Continue »
  1. $18.90 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    The Quick

    Lauren Owen 9780812993271

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$5.50
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Local Warehouse Literature- A to Z

Death in Venice #1: Death in Venice

by

Death in Venice #1: Death in Venice Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

This critical edition of Thomas Manns 1912 German modernist novella reprints the widely praised translation by David Luke together with critical essays that approach the work from 5 contemporary critical perspectives and highly praised editorial apparatus that introduces students to the novel and the perspectives.

Table of Contents

  About the Series

  About This Volume

    

PART I. DEATH IN VENICE: THE COMPLETE TEXT

    

  Introduction: Biographical and Historical Contexts

    

  The Complete Text [Translated by David Luke]

    

PART II. DEATH IN VENICE: A CASE STUDY IN CONTEMPORARY CRITICISM

    

  Critical History of Death in Venice

    

  Psychoanalytic Criticism and Death in Venice

    What Is Psychoanalytic Criticism?

    Psychoanalytic Criticism: A Selected Bibliography

    A Psychoanalytic Perspective:

       Rodney Symington, The Eruption of the Other: Psychoanalytic Approaches to Death in Venice

    

  Reader-Response Criticism and Death in Venice

    What Is Reader-Response Criticism?

    Reader-Response Criticism: A Selected Bibliography

    A Reader-Response Perspective:

       Lillian R. Furst, The Potential Deceptiveness of Reading in Death in Venice

    

  Cultural Criticism and Death in Venice

    What Is Cultural Criticism?

    Cultural Criticism: A Selected Bibliography

    A Cultural Perspective:

       John Burt Foster Jr., Why Is Tadzio Polish? Kultur and Cultural Multiplicity in Death in Venice

    

  Gender Criticism and Death in Venice

    What Is Gender Criticism?

    Gender Criticism: A Selected Bibliography

    A Perspective on Gender and Sexuality

       Robert Tobin, The Life and Work of Thomas Mann: A Gay Perspective

    

  New Historicism and Death in Venice

    What Is New Historicism?

    New Historicism: A Selected Bibliography

    A New Historicist Perspective:

       Russell A. Berman, History and Community in Death in Venice

    

  Glossary of Critical and Theoretical Terms

    

  About the Contributors

Product Details

ISBN:
9780312120023
Editor:
Ritter, Naomi
Publisher:
Bedford/St. Martin's
Editor:
Ritter, Naomi
Author:
Mann, Thomas
Author:
Ritter, Naomi
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Novels and novellas
Subject:
Continental european fiction (fictional works
Subject:
Continental european
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Death in Venice
Series Volume:
1
Publication Date:
19980215
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Pages:
295
Dimensions:
8.78 x 5.08 x 0.465 in

Other books you might like

  1. Mr. Pine's Mixed-Up Signs New Hardcover $16.00
  2. Talking Eggs Used Trade Paper $2.50
  3. Amber Was Brave, Essie Was Smart Used Hardcover $2.95
  4. Series of Unfortunate Events #10:...
    Used Hardcover $2.50
  5. Magical Worlds of Harry Potter Used Trade Paper $5.50

Related Subjects

Fiction and Poetry » Literature » A to Z

Death in Venice #1: Death in Venice Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$5.50 In Stock
Product details 295 pages Bedford Books - English 9780312120023 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.