qWilkie Collins was one of the most popular novelists during England's Victorian era. This critical study explores his formal ingenuity, particularly the novel of testimony constructed from epistolary fiction, trial reports, and prose monologue. This text explores how the formal dialogue between Collins and Vera Caspary has linked sensation fiction with noir thrillers and film noirq--Provided by publisher.Doris Lessinga#39;s multiple focus emanating from one character in The Golden Notebook (1962) is in general an outgrowth of ... Nar- ratively speaking, Lessing explores Anna Wulfa#39;s mind through the various note- books she keepsablack, red, yellow, ... The dou- bling of writers and documents echoes the Gothic doubling of parts of the self, which Collins also explored ... to avoid what Anna calls aanalysis after the event, a which is the realist imposition of pattern onto past events (170a171).
|Title||:||Wilkie Collins, Vera Caspary and the Evolution of the Casebook Novel|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2011-04-01|