Item Details

Jungle Fever: Exploring Madness and Medicine in Twentieth-Century Tropical Narratives

Charlotte Rogers
Format
Book
Published
Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, c2012.
Language
English
ISBN
9780826518316 (cloth : alk. paper), 0826518311 (cloth : alk. paper), 9780826518330 (ebk.), 0826518338 (ebk.)
Contents
  • Medical discourse and modernist prose in Heart of darkness
  • Pathological philosophies of decay in The way of the kings
  • Writing in The vortex: madness, medicine, and the lost notebooks of Arturo Cova
  • "No era para narrado:" narrating madness in Canaima
  • Surrealism, science, and sanity in The lost steps.
Description
ix, 234 p. ; 27 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-220) and index.
Technical Details
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