AIDS--the literary response / edited by Emmanuel S. Nelson.

Contributor(s): Nelson, Emmanuel S. (Emmanuel Sampath), 1954-Material type: TextTextPublication details: New York : Toronto : New York : Twayne Publishers ; Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; Maxwell Macmillan International, c1992. Description: ix, 233 p. ; 24 cmISBN: 0805790292 :; 9780805790290; 0805790322 :; 9780805790320Subject(s): AIDS (Disease) in literature | Homosexuality and literature -- History -- 20th century | Gay men's writings -- History and criticism | Gay men in literature | Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- History and criticismDDC classification: 809/.93356 LOC classification: PN771 | .A64 1992Online resources: Ebook from the Internet Archive
Contents:
Defoe's The Journal of the Plague Year: a model for stories of plagues / Laurel Brodsley -- Music for a closing: responses to AIDS in three American novels / Joseph Dewey -- Suburban AIDS: Alice Hoffman's At Risk / Judith Laurence Pastore -- Gay genocide as literary trope / Les Wright -- When a risk group is not a risk group: the absence of AIDS panic in Peter Cameron's fiction / Myles Weber -- Babaluaiyé: searching for the text of a pandemic / Barbara Browning -- The Mystical Body: Frans Kellendonk and the Dutch literary response to AIDS / Gert Hekma -- The best of times, the worst of times: the emerging literature of AIDS in France / David Wetsel -- "All the elements of a good movie": cinematic responses to the AIDS pandemic / Kevin J. Harty -- AIDS enters the American theatre: As Is and The Normal Heart / Joel Shatzky -- Rage and remembrance: The AIDS plays / D. S. Lawson -- AIDS to remembrance: the uses of elegy / Gregory Woods -- The repression of the returned: AIDS and allegory / James Morrison -- Larry Kramer and the rhetoric of AIDS / David Bergman -- The rhetoric of the NAMES Project AIDS quilt: reading the text(ile) / Judy Elsley -- The way we teach now: three approaches to AIDS literature / Annie Dawid.
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Brief bio-bibliographical notes on contributors: p. 228-230.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 204-224) and index.

Filmography: p. 225-227.

Defoe's The Journal of the Plague Year: a model for stories of plagues / Laurel Brodsley -- Music for a closing: responses to AIDS in three American novels / Joseph Dewey -- Suburban AIDS: Alice Hoffman's At Risk / Judith Laurence Pastore -- Gay genocide as literary trope / Les Wright -- When a risk group is not a risk group: the absence of AIDS panic in Peter Cameron's fiction / Myles Weber -- Babaluaiyé: searching for the text of a pandemic / Barbara Browning -- The Mystical Body: Frans Kellendonk and the Dutch literary response to AIDS / Gert Hekma -- The best of times, the worst of times: the emerging literature of AIDS in France / David Wetsel -- "All the elements of a good movie": cinematic responses to the AIDS pandemic / Kevin J. Harty -- AIDS enters the American theatre: As Is and The Normal Heart / Joel Shatzky -- Rage and remembrance: The AIDS plays / D. S. Lawson -- AIDS to remembrance: the uses of elegy / Gregory Woods -- The repression of the returned: AIDS and allegory / James Morrison -- Larry Kramer and the rhetoric of AIDS / David Bergman -- The rhetoric of the NAMES Project AIDS quilt: reading the text(ile) / Judy Elsley -- The way we teach now: three approaches to AIDS literature / Annie Dawid.

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