The Cambridge Companion to D. H. Lawrence by Anne FernihoughThe Cambridge Companion to D. H. Lawrence by Anne Fernihough

The Cambridge Companion to D. H. Lawrence

EditorAnne Fernihough

Paperback | June 11, 2001

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The Cambridge Companion to D. H. Lawrence offers a series of new perspectives on one of the most important and controversial writers of the twentieth century. These specially commissioned essays offer diverse and stimulating readings of Lawrence's major novels, short stories, poetry and plays, and place Lawrence's writing in a variety of literary, cultural, and political contexts, such as modernism, sexual and ethnic identity, and psychoanalysis. The volume, which will be of interest to scholars and students alike, features a detailed chronology and a comprehensive guide to further reading.
Title:The Cambridge Companion to D. H. LawrenceFormat:PaperbackDimensions:316 pages, 8.98 × 5.98 × 0.71 inPublished:June 11, 2001Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:052162617X

ISBN - 13:9780521626170

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Table of Contents

Notes on contributors; Acknowledgements; Chronology; List of abbreviations; Introduction Anne Fernihough; Part I. Texts: 1. Ideas, histories, generations and beliefs: the early novels to Sons and Lovers Rick Rylance; 2. Narrating sexuality: The Rainbow Marianna Torgovnick; 3. Sex and the nation: 'The Prussian Officer' and Women in Love Hugh Stevens; 4. Decolonising imagination: Lawrence in the 1920s Mark Kinkead-Weekes; 5. Work and selfhood in Lady Chatterley's Lover Morag Shiach; 6. Lawrence's tales Con Coroneos and Trudi Tate; 7. Lawrence's poetry Helen Sword; 8. Lawrence as dramatist John Worthen; Part II. Contexts and Critical Issues: 9. The biographical issue: lives of Lawrence Paul Eggert; 10. Lawrence and modernism Michael Bell; 11. Lawrence and the politics of sexual politics Drew Milne; 12. Lawrence and psychoanalysis Fiona Becket; 13. Apocalypse now (and then). Or, D. H. Lawrence and the swan in the electron Sandra M. Gilbert; 14. Post-mortem: Lawrence's critical and cultural legacy Chris Baldick; Guide to further reading Paul Poplawski; Index.

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