Details zu 10.14361/9783839458808-006

Ciarán Kavanagh
Refiguring Reader-Response: Experience and Interpretation in J.G. Ballard's Crash
DOI: 10.14361/9783839458808-006
 
In »Refiguring Reader-Response: Experience and Interpretation in J.G. Ballard's Crash«, Ciarán Kavanagh seeks to establish a methodological basis for reader-response analysis and to give substance to theory through its deployment in his study of Ballard's novel, a text which combines and subverts multiple frameworks. His chapter thus focusses on the microcosmic, line-by-line reading experience provided by two excerpts that exemplify Ballard's clinical over-description of damaged and refigured bodies, as well as on macrocosmic interpretive frameworks relating to genre, embodiment, and aesthetics
 
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