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Dupuy, Edward J. 1958-

Works: 5 works in 11 publications in 1 language and 3,330 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  Educational films  Archives  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3566.E6912, 813.54
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Publications about Edward J Dupuy
Publications by Edward J Dupuy
Most widely held works by Edward J Dupuy
Autobiography in Walker Percy : repetition, recovery, and redemption by Edward J Dupuy( file )
7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 2,000 libraries worldwide
In this highly original study, Edward J. Dupuy looks not so much at a one-to-one correspondence between Walker Percy's life and his works but more at the broader relations among autobiography, philosophy, and language as evidenced in Percy's novels and essays. Although Percy never wrote what is commonly considered an autobiography, in both his fiction and nonfiction, as Dupuy shows, he repeatedly addressed some of the same issues that concern theorists of autobiography. His novels, in particular, exemplify the autobiographical act of repetitionthat is, the retrieval of foreclosed elements of the past in order to reveal present and future possibilities for the self. That movement is manifest in the characters' preoccupations and in the recurrence of certain elements drawn from Percy's own life. Dupuy begins by establishing the theoretical underpinnings upon which the rest of the book depends. He shows that like Kierkegaard and Heidegger, Percy struggled with the placement of self in time and that he came to understand repetition as an effort to redeem or recover time. An intelligent, often witty discussion of not only Walker Percy but also New Criticism, post-modern criticism, and autobiographical principles, Autobiography in Walker Percy is a work rich in both theory and textual analysis that will engage scholars and true aficionados of Percy
Lewis Nordan : humor, heartbreak, and hope by Barbara A Baker( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,324 libraries worldwide
Lewis Nordan: Humor, Heartbreak, and Hope examines and celebrates the work of southern writer Lewis "Buddy" Nordan, whose stories reveal his own pain and humanity and in their honesty force us to recognize ourselves within them. Written by scholars and fiction writers who represent a fascinating range of experience - from a Shakespearean scholar to English professors to a former student of Nordan's - this is a rich array of essays, poems, and visual arts in tribute to this increasingly important writer. The collection deepens the base of scholarship on Nordan, and c
Lewis Nordan ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The 2009 Walker Percy literary festival and symposium by Walker Percy Symposium( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Consists of brief introductions by Dr. Edward J. Dupuy and presentations by three speakers
Autobiography in Walker Percy: Repetition, Recovery, and Redemption (Southern literary studies) by Edward J Dupuy( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
English (11)
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