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Double-Talking

Essays on Verbal and Visual Ironies in Canadian Contemporary Art and Literature

by Linda Hutcheon

  • 200 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Ecw Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • The Arts: General Issues,
  • Postmodernism,
  • Irony in art,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • General,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General,
  • Arts, Canadian,
  • Canada

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8548390M
    ISBN 101550221396
    ISBN 109781550221398

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