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Understanding Narrative

Edited by James Phelan and Peter J. Rabinowitz

Frontmatter
Introduction  /  James Phelan and Peter J. Rabinowitz

 1: Strolling, Touring, Cruising: Counter-Disciplinary Narrative and the Loiterature of Travel  /  Ross Chambers
 2: Generic and Doctrinal Politics in the Proletarian Bildungsroman  /  Barbara Foley
 3: Narratives of Bourgeois Subjectivity in Mozart’s Prague Symphony  /  Susan McClary
 4: The Ethics of Forms: Taking Flight with The Wings of the Dove  /  Wayne C. Booth
 5: Picturing Spectatorship  /  Judith Mayne
 6: “How Did You Know He Licked His Lips?”: Second Person Knowledge and First Person Power in The Maltese Falcon  /  Peter J. Rabinowitz
 7: Naturalizing Molloy  /  Thomas G. Pavel
 8: Travel Narration and Imperialist Vision  /  Mary Louise Pratt
 9: Present Tense Narration, Mimesis, the Narrative Norm, and the Positioning of the Reader in Waiting for the Barbarians  /  James Phelan
10: Dialogue, Discourse, Theft, and Mimicry: Charlotte Brontë Rereads William Makepeace Thackeray  /  Elizabeth Langland

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