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Issue Details: First known date: 1998... 1998 Commonwealth and American Nobel Laureates in Literature : Essays in Criticism
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  • Contents indexed selectively.
  • Based on papers on thirteen Commonwealth and American winners of the Nobel Prize in Literature, delivered at a conference of the Institute for Commonwealth and American Studies in South India in 1996.
  • Dedication: For Adrian and Mariel.
  • Epigraph: Some are, and must be, greater than the rest. / More rich, more wise. - Alexander Pope, An Essay on Man.


* Contents derived from the New Delhi,
South Asia, South and East Asia, Asia,
Sterling Publishers , 1998 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Bakhtinian Polyphones in Patrck White's Texts, Cynthia Van Den Driesen , single work criticism
Discusses a number of different theoretical perspectives of previous White criticism and various readings of his works, and argues that a Bakhtinian approach, alerting readers to the polyphonic nature of the text, is a rewarding new approach to White's complex fiction.
(p. 83-95)
Patrick White as Playwright, H.H. Anniah Gowda , single work criticism (p. 96-107)
Themes in Patrick White's A Fringe of Leaves, C. Vimala Rao , single work criticism (p. 108-123)

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