Further Fridays by John Barth
Essays, Lectures, and Other Nonfiction, 1984-1994

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An acclaimed author offers a witty collection of essays inspired by his Friday muse--the nonfiction one--and covers a variety of topics, from postmodern fiction and chaos theory to memory, imagination, and the arabesque.
 

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John Barth taught for many years in the writing program at Johns Hopkins University, and he lives in Chestertown, Maryland.
 
Published August 1, 1995 by Little Brown & Co (T). 377 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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Pub Date: Aug. 14th, 1995 Page count: 384pp ...

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Novelist Barth has often been called a postmodernist, and in these witty essays, many of which have appeared in various periodicals, he explores the hallmarks of the style--formal playfulness, narrative self-consciousness, self-reflexiveness, ironic recycling of premodern devices--in a host of wr...

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