A World of Difference

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JHU Press, Nov 1, 1988 - Literary Criticism - 256 pages
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A world of difference

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Johnson's form here is the short critical essaywitty, elliptical, provocative. This doesn't mean she avoids weighty subjects. We find shrewd defences of deconstruction; a variety of approachesnuanced ... Read full review

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As with most essay collections, it is difficult for me to give a review A World of Difference that feels comprehensive. So, I'll just talk about two of my favorite essays. The book's third essay ... Read full review

Contents

THE FATE OF DECONSTRUCTION
11
SIGNIFICANT GAPS
49
Mallarme and the Text
57
LEcole des femmes I
68
POETIC DIFFERENCES
89
on Intertextuality
116
OTHER INFLECTIONS OF DIFFERENCE
137
Their Eyes Were Watching God I
155
Structures
172
Apostrophe Animation and Abortion
184
Appendix to Chapter 7
201
Notes I
213
Index I
223
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Humorist Barbara Johnson has sold more than five million books. She is the founder of the non-profit Spatula Ministries. She is a popular conference speaker and part of the Women of Faith tour.

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