Constructing Postmodernism - download pdf or read online

By Brian McHale

ISBN-10: 0415060133

ISBN-13: 9780415060134

ISBN-10: 0415060141

ISBN-13: 9780415060141

Brian McHale presents a sequence of readings of a variety of postmodernist fiction, from Eco's Foucault's Pendulum to the works of cyberpunk science-fiction, pertaining to the works to facets of postmodern well known culture.

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