Brouhaha: Worlds of the Contemporary (Univocal) (Paperback)

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Within the hypermediated age where knowledge production is decentered and horizontal, the experience of lived time has become a concordance of temporalities. The literary imagination, which was emblematic of modernity and thoroughly connected to the book as a support structure, has now become integrated within a much vaster regime of publication. Thought concerning the world is from now on a thought concerning a plurality of worlds. 

By way of six guiding threads (exposition, media, controversy, publication, institutionalization, archaeology), this essay describes the transformation of cultural forms and visions of history. 

About the Author


Lionel Ruffel is professor of comparative literature and creative writing at the University of Paris VIII. He is author of Le dénouement and Volodine post-exotique.

Raymond N. MacKenzie is professor of English at the University of St. Thomas.



Product Details
ISBN: 9781517904883
ISBN-10: 1517904889
Publisher: Univ Of Minnesota Press
Publication Date: January 31st, 2018
Pages: 210
Language: English
Series: Univocal
 
 
 
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