Dismemberment of Orpheus - Hassan, Ihab, Ph.D.

In this book, the first edition of which was published in 1971 by Oxford University Press, Ihab Hassan takes Orphic dismemberment and regeneration as his metaphor for a radical crisis in art and language, culture and consciousness, which prefigures postmodern literature. The modern Orpheus, he writes, "sings on a lyre without strings." Thus, his ... Read More

Dismemberment of Orpheus 1982, University of Wisconsin Press

ISBN-13: 9780299091248

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