Atlantic Afterlives in Contemporary Fiction: The Oceanic by S. Ahlberg

By S. Ahlberg

Atlantic Afterlives in modern Fiction deals clean readings of what has been known as "transatlantic literature". In chosen 20th- and twenty-first-century texts it discovers a shift from oceanic, place-based wisdom to an atmospheric, placeless movement of data. Consonant with the displacements of the data Age, this booklet reads modern narrative because it imagines and navigates modern day digital areas. an incredible end of the ebook is that highbrow assets are finite and will be used sustainably. hence, arguing opposed to a traditional comparative procedure, this booklet proposes interpreting practices that face up to the tendency towards an oversupply of transformed literary contexts that turns out bent on matching the achieve of the area large net. in its place, the booklet reimagines position as a tradition within the approach it really is communicated and narrated. finally, this e-book empowers the reader to reimagine a destiny for narrative within the details Age.

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