9780826495266

Dickens and Creativity

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  • ISBN13:

    9780826495266

  • ISBN10:

    0826495265

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2008-09-24
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
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Summary

This monograph covers Dickens and creativity, analysing both his discussion of creativity and imagination and illustrations in his work.

Table of Contents

A Career and its Contextp. 1
Dickens Discusses Creativityp. 19
The Awareness of Art in Sketches By Boz, Pickwick Papers, Oliver Twist, Barnaby Rudge, The Old Curiosity Shop and The Chimesp. 31
The Artist as Narrator in Doctor Marigold, David Copperfield, Bleak House and Great Expectationsp. 45
Talkative Men and Women in Pickwick Papers, Nicholas Nickleby, Martin Chuzzlewit and Little Dorritp. 61
Imaginative Extremes, Negations and Normsp. 71
Subversions and Oppositionsp. 87
Crises of Imagination in Oliver Twist, A Christmas Carol, Dombey and Son, Bleak House, Hard Times and The Lazy Tour of Two Idle Apprenticesp. 97
Forecast and Fantasy in Little Dorritp. 109
Creative Conversation in Hard Tines, Great Expectations and Our Mutual Friendp. 127
Assertions of Style: Rhythm and Repetition in A Tale of Two Cities and Our Mutual Friendp. 137
Shakespeare in Dickens: David Copperfield and Great Expectationsp. 145
Dickens in the Twentieth Centuryp. 157
Sourcesp. 175
Indexp. 179
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