Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 September 2016

224 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474414562

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Narrative and Becoming

Ridvan Askin

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Plateaus New Directions in Deleuze Studies

  • Proposes a new Deleuzian model for understanding narrative
  • Close readings include: Ana Castillo, The Mixquiahuala Letters (1986), Michael Ondaatje, The Collected Works of Billy the Kid (1970), Colson Whitehead, The Intuitionist (1999) and Mark Z. Danielewski, House of Leaves (2000)
  • Brings together aesthetics, contemporary North American fiction, Gilles Deleuze, narrative theory and the recent speculative turn