« fascicolo precedente | fascicolo successivo »
cover

David Foster Wallace’s Infinite Jest Turns 25 | Children’s Literature and Political Correctness

VIEW PDF DOWNLOAD PDF

Lingua: en, it

Pubblicato: 16 Marzo 2022

abstract

Infinite Jest, David Foster Wallace’s most famous book, published on February 1, 1996, turned 25 in 2021. In its first section, this special issue celebrates the novel’s silver anniversary with six fresh re-readings by prominent Wallace readers. The second section deals with the theme ‘transgression vs the politically correct’ in children’s literature. 

Copyright: © 2021 This is an open-access work distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The use, distribution or reproduction is permitted, provided that the original author(s) and the copyright owner(s) are credited and that the original publication is cited, in accordance with accepted academic practice. The license allows for commercial use. No use, distribution or reproduction is permitted which does not comply with these terms.

Sommario

Section 1. David Foster Wallace’s Infinite Jest Turns 25
Unexpectedly Poetic Lines Easily Overlooked (?) in Infinite Jest’s Voluminous Flow
Mary Shapiro   
16 Marzo 2022
  • search 50 view
  • file_download 15 download
Notes for an (Audible) Map
Adriano Ardovino    Pia Masiero   
16 Marzo 2022
  • search 50 view
  • file_download 16 download
1990s Politics, Conservative Media, and Infinite Jest as a Novel of Radio
Jeffrey Severs   
16 Marzo 2022
  • search 42 view
  • file_download 23 download
  • search 38 view
  • file_download 13 download
  • search 53 view
  • file_download 20 download
Section 2. Children’s Literature and Political Correctness
  • search 32 view
  • file_download 9 download
  • search 51 view
  • file_download 11 download
Incest, Sacrifice or Feminine Empowerment?
Déborah Lévy-Bertherat   
16 Marzo 2022
  • search 49 view
  • file_download 7 download
Rome, l’Enfer by Malika Ferdjoukh
Sylvie Servoise   
16 Marzo 2022
  • search 38 view
Barbie Doll as a Sexual Token in Sarah Strohmeyer’s Barbie Unbound
Beatrice Moja   
16 Marzo 2022
  • search 67 view
  • file_download 10 download