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Cormac McCarthy and the Myth of American Exceptionalism

by John Cant

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesStudies in Major Literary Authors
The Physical Object
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7498476M
ISBN 100415981425
ISBN 109780415981422

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: Cormac McCarthy and the Myth of American Exceptionalism (Studies in Major Literary Authors) (): Cant, John: BooksCited by: I didn't read the chapters on the McCarthy books I haven't read, such as Suttree, which is really mentioned throughout this book.

Perhaps that is Cant's favorite, so this is a lop-sided review. I picked this book up mainly because the title addressed what I thought was one of the major themes of McCarthy's "The Road" - American Exceptionalism/5.

Cormac McCarthy and the myth of American exceptionalism. The book has been understood by some as a conceited response to the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center of. This is one of the major studies of Cormac McCarthy's fiction.

This volume has pages of easy-to-read text. Its scope stretches from McCarthy's early short stories through the western trilogy, organized into logical chapters and with generous notations, a 4/5(2). Get this from a library. Cormac McCarthy and the myth of American exceptionalism. [John Cant] -- This overview of McCarthy's published work to date, including: the short stories he published as a student, his novels, stage play and TV film script, locates him as a icocolastic writer, engaged in.

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Book Description. This overview of McCarthy’s published work to date, including: the short stories he published as a student, his novels, stage play and TV film script, locates him as a icocolastic writer, engaged in deconstructing America’s vision of itself as a.

Cormac McCarthy and the myth of American exceptionalism. New York: Routledge, (DLC) (OCoLC) Named Person: Cormac McCarthy; Cormac McCarthy; Cormac McCarthy: Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: John Cant.

Cormac McCarthy and the Myth of American Exceptionalism by John Cant Book Resume: This overview of McCarthy’s published work to date, including: the short stories he published as a student, his novels, stage play and TV film script, locates him as a icocolastic writer, engaged in deconstructing America’s vision of itself as a nation with an.

E-BOOK EXCERPT. Don DeLillo, Paul Auster, Cormac McCarthy, Rolando Hinojosa, E. Annie Proulx, Bret Easton Ellis, Douglas Coupland, and Thomas Pynchon: An Introduction to Contemporary American Fiction introduces the work of a range of key American authors, all of whom can be said to engage with postmodernism.

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Cormac McCarthy and the Myth of American Exceptionalism by John Cant,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(15). Author by: Cormac McCarthy Languange: en Publisher by: Pan Macmillan Format Available: PDF, ePub, Mobi Total Read: 48 Total Download: File Size: 44,6 Mb Description: Full of rich dialogue, Cormac McCarthy's insightful and philosophical play, The Sunset Limited, probes the deepest questions of human existence.A startling encounter on a New York subway.

Cormac McCarthy and the myth of American exceptionalism, John Cant. Toronto Public Library. No Country for Old Men is a novel by American author Cormac McCarthy, who had originally written the story as a screenplay. The story occurs in the vicinity of the Mexico–United States border in and concerns an illegal drug deal gone awry in the Texas desert back country.

Owing to the novel's origins as a screenplay, the novel has a simple writing style different from Author: Cormac McCarthy. Table of contents for Cormac McCarthy and the myth of American exceptionalism / by John Cant.

Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog. Note: Contents data are machine generated. Cormac McCarthy and the Myth of American Exceptionalism 作者: John Cant 出版社: Routledge 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Paperback ISBN:   Cant, John () Cormac McCarthy and the myth of American exceptionalism.

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John Cant says some interesting stuff, in his ‘Cormac McCarthy and the End of American Exceptionalism’ book, about the community’s general reluctance to talk about such events. However, one old timer is prepared to tell it like it is: “They was a bunch of lowlife thieves and cowards and murderers.In his blistering new novel, Cormac McCarthy returns to the Texas-Mexico border, setting of his famed Border Trilogy.

The time is our own, when rustlers have given way to drug-runners and small towns have become free-fire zones.

One day, a good old boy named Llewellyn Moss finds a pickup truck surrounded by a bodyguard of dead men. A load of heroin and two million dollars 4/5(73).The border wall may or may not be built, but it will survive as a rallying point, an allegorical tombstone marking the end of American exceptionalism.

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