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Kurt Vonnegut"s crusade, or, How a postmodern harlequin preached a new kind of humanism

by Todd F. Davis

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Vonnegut, Kurt -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Science fiction, American -- History and criticism.,
    • Postmodernism (Literature) -- United States.,
    • Humanism in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titlesKurt Vonnegut"s crusade, How a postmodern harlequin preached a new kind of humanism
      StatementTodd F. Davis.
      SeriesSUNY series in postmodern culture
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3572.O5 Z65 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3396427M
      ISBN 100791466752
      LC Control Number2005008724

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      Kurt Vonnegut's crusade, or, How a postmodern harlequin preached a new kind of humanism by Todd F Davis () Fates worse than death: an autobiographical collage of the s by Kurt Vonnegut (Book).   —Todd Davis, author of Kurt Vonnegut’s Crusade; or, How a Postmodern Harlequin Preached a New Kind of Humanism “Close to the bone and out on a limb, Daniel Cruz asks what Mennonite and queer have in common. The answer is traumatic bodily memories, dissent, and dreams of just and loving :

      As Todd F. Davis writes in Kurt Vonnegut’s Crusade: Or, How a Postmodern Harlequin Preached a New Kind of Humanism: “Slaughterhouse-Five, born out of one man’s honest and human response to the carnage of our brutality, out of his rage against the sickness of war, endures as a paragon of post-modern morality.”. As literary critic, Davis is the author of several books related to ethical criticism and postmodern humanism, including Kurt Vonnegut’s Crusade, or How a Postmodern Harlequin Preached a New Kind of Humanism () and, with Kenneth Womack, Postmodern Humanism in Contemporary Literature and Culture: Reconciling the Void ().


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