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Author Weir, Justin

Title Leo Tolstoy and the alibi of narrative / Justin Weir

Publ Info New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, [2011]
 RWU Main Library  PG3410 .W35 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  PG3410 .W35 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript viii, 294 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Russian literature and thought
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Pt. 1. Tolstoy's narrative alibi -- Guilty stories -- An author of absence -- Pt. 2. Legitimate lives -- Legitimate fictions and narrative diversions -- Soldiers' stories -- Pt. 3. Authentic lives -- Family histories -- The recovery of childhood -- Pt. 4. The language of love -- The world as love and representation -- Anna incommunicada -- Pt. 5. Suspicious stories -- The poetics of romantic betrayal -- After love and language -- Pt. 6. The death of an author -- The role of violence in art -- On Tolstoy's authorship
LC subject Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910 -- Criticism and interpretation
Alt Title Leo Tolstoy & the alibi of narrative
Link Online version: Weir, Justin. Leo Tolstoy and the alibi of narrative. New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, c2011 (OCoLC)768306522
ISBN 9780300153842 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0300153848 (pbk. : alk. paper)