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Riddley Walker
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Russell Hoban
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-29 - Publisher: Penguin UK

'This is what literature is meant to be' Anthony Burgess 'O what we ben! And what we come to...' Wandering a desolate post-apocalyptic landscape, speaking a broken-down English lost after the end of civilization, Riddley Walker sets out to find out what brought humanity here. This is his story. 'Funny,
Riddley Walker, Expanded Edition
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Russell Hoban
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-09-22 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

"A hero with Huck Finn’s heart and charm, lighting by El Greco and jokes by Punch and Judy.... Riddley Walker is haunting and fiercely imagined and—this matters most—intensely ponderable." —Benjamin DeMott, The New York Times Book Review "This is what literature is meant to be." —Anthony Burgess "Russell Hoban has
Dudo Errante
Language: es
Pages: 368
Authors: Russell Hoban
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10 - Publisher: Catedra Ediciones

«Dudo Errante» tiene lugar en un momento impreciso más allá del año 4.000 de nuestra era, dos milenios después del holocausto nuclear, entre las ruinas de una sociedad de cuyo pasado nada se recuerda. No quedan registros escritos y toda la información de la época anterior a los denominados Malos
The Nightmare Considered
Language: en
Pages: 201
Authors: Nancy Anisfield
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: Popular Press

These essays assess the nature of nuclear war literature from a variety of perspectives. Scholars, activists, novelists, poets, and teachers challenge nuclear ideologies and traditional readings of apocalyptic texts. Included: Holocaust literature of the 1950s, Michael Dorris and Louise Erdrich, poetry and nuclear war, Riddley Walker, Fiskadoro, haiku and Hiroshima,
Russell Hoban/Forty Years
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Alida Allison
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-08 - Publisher: Routledge

First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.