Reading Chuck Palahniuk : American Monsters and Literary Mayhem Hardback
Edited by Cynthia (Metropolitan State College, USA) Kuhn, Lance (Arapahoe Community College, USA) Rubin
Part of the Routledge Studies in Contemporary Literature series
Reading Chuck Palahniuk examines how the author pushes through a variety of boundaries to shape fiction and to question American identity in powerful and important ways.
Palahniuk's innovative stylistic accomplishments and notoriously disturbing subject matters invite close analysis, and the new essays in this collection offer fascinating insights about Palahniuk's texts, contexts, contributions, and controversies.
Addressing novels from Fight Club through Snuff, as well as his nonfiction, this volume will be valuable to anyone with a serious interest in contemporary literature.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 232 pages
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 14/09/2009
- Category: Literary studies: from c 1900 -
- ISBN: 9780415998109