Irony S Edge

Author: Linda Hutcheon
Publisher: Routledge
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Irony's Edge outlines and then challenges all the major existing theories of irony, providing the most comprehensive and critically challengin theory of irony to date.

The Politics Of Postmodernism

Author: Linda Hutcheon
Publisher: Routledge
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Together with the new epilogue, this edition contains revised notes on further reading and a fully updated bibliography. This revised edition of The Politics of Postmodernism continues its position as essential reading.

Juan Goytisolo

Author: Stanley Black
Publisher: Peter Lang
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Br1g1tte Adr1aensen Conflicting Ironies in Juan Goytisolo's Novels In the
abundant corpus of secondary literature about Juan Goytisolo's work, irony — a
fairly phantasmagorical phenomenon in itself (discourse, genre, mode, literary
trope?) — has a rather spectral presence.1 Although various critics mention the
importance of irony in their analysis,2 its 1 The definition of irony varies widely
depending on the author. Linda Hutcheon (Irony's Edge: The Theory and Politics
of Irony, ...

Film And Stereotype

Author: Jörg Schweinitz
Publisher: Columbia University Press
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See also by Hutcheon, Irony's Edge: The Theory and Politics of Irony (London:
Routledge, 1995), 57–88. Sontag, “Notes on Camp,” 287. Ibid., 288. Ibid. Ibid.,
283. Ibid. Ibid., 289. Ibid., 281. Wayne Booth distinguishes between stable and
unstable irony. The latter, whose semantics and value system cannot be clearly
resolved, is closely related to ambiguity. See Wayne Booth, A Rhetoric of Irony (
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1974), esp. chap. 1, “The Ways of Stable
Irony” ...

A Theory Of Parody

Author: Linda Hutcheon
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252069383
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You could be forgiven for thinking that, after writing a number of books on that
topic (A Poetics of Postmodernism: History, Theory, Fiction [1988], The Canadian
Postmodern [1988], The Politics of Postmodernism [1989]), I should have
exhausted my obsessive fascination with parody. But, as we all know, real ... Still
not satisfied that I had fully grasped how parody actually "worked," I tried to
separate out and understand one aspect of it - irony (in Irony's Edge: The Theory
and Politics ...


Author: Michael Z. Newman
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24. I am using paratext to designate a text alongside another text functioning to
establish and anchor its meanings, including anything from a book jacket to a
review to a publicity appearance by a text's author to an extra feature on a DVD.
Metatexts are a category of paratexts that explicitly describe or interpret a text. 25.
Linda Hutcheon, Irony's Edge: The Theory and Politics of Irony, makes a similar
argument about irony being enabled by discursive communities and social

Radical Theatrics

Author: Craig J. Peariso
Publisher: University of Washington Press
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Run Run Run: The Lives of Abbie Hoffman. new york: Putnam's, 1994.
humphreys, laud. Out of the Closets: The Sociology of Homosexual Liberation.
englewood cliffs, nJ: Prentice-hall, 1972. hunt, linda. Out of the Past the Struggle
for Gay and Lesbian Rights in America. new york: a-Pix entertainment, 1997.
hutcheon, linda. Irony's Edge: The Theory and Politics of Irony. london: routledge,
1994. ———. The Politics of Postmodernism. 2nd ed. london: new york:
routledge, 2002. ———.

American Smart Cinema

Author: Claire Perkins
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
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Hutcheon, Linda (1988), A Poetics of Postmodernism, London: Routledge. — (
1989), The Politics of Postmodernism, London: Routledge. — (1995), Irony's
Edge: The Theory and Politics of Irony, London: Routledge. James, David E. (
1989), Allegories of Cinema: American Film in the Sixties, Princeton: Princeton
University Press. Jameson, Fredric (1988), 'Of Islands and Trenches:
Neutralization and the Production of Utopian Discourse' in The Ideologies of
Theory: Essays 1971–1986, ...

Intertextual Loops In Modern Drama

Author: Christine Olga Kiebuzinska
Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press
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4. Milan Kundera, The Unbearable Lightness of Being, trans. Michael Henry
Heim (New York: Harper & Row, 1984), 20. 5. Steiner, Errata, 24-25. 6. Eva
Hoffman, Lost in Translation: A Life in a New Language (New York: Penguin
Books, 1989), 23. 7. Julia Kristeva, Strangers to Ourselves, trans. Leon S.
Roudiez (New York: Columbia University Press, 1991), 29. 8. Linda Hutcheon,
Irony's Edge: The Theory and Politics of Irony (New York: Routledge, 1994), 125.
9. Hoffman, Lost, 164.

Zeitgeist Berlin Invalidenpark

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Maybe the closest we can get to summing up this complex yet composed attitude
to history is the notion of irony proposed by Linda Hutcheon in her book Irony's
Edge. Hutcheon importantly insists that ... In her eyes irony always has an 'edge',
something that neither fixes meaning nor gives it free reign, rendering it
indiscriminate: Unlike metaphor or allegory, which demand similar ... 1 Linda
Hutcheon, Irony's Edge: The Theory and Politics of Irony (London 1994), p. 2. Fig.
1 Museum for ...