Weekend Sale | $15 Off. Get the code »

alibris logo

The Art of Subtext: Beyond Plot

by

Charles Baxter inaugurates The Art of , a new series on the craft of writing, with the wit and intelligence he brought to his celebrated book Burning Down the House: Essays on Fiction . Fiction writer and essayist Charles Baxter's The Art of Subtext: Beyond Plot discusses and illustrates the hidden subtextual overtones and undertones in fictional works haunted by the unspoken, the suppressed, and the secreted. Using an array of examples from Melville and Dostoyevsky to contemporary writers Paula Fox, Edward P. Jones, ...

loading
  • Book Details
  • Seller
The Art of Subtext: Beyond Plot
2007, Graywolf Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9781555974732

Trade paperback

Filter Results
Shipping
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency