The Art of Subtext
|Series title:||Art Of... Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||Graywolf Press|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
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Charles Baxter inaugurates The Art of, a new series on the craft of writing, with the wit and intelligence he brought to his celebrated book Burning Down the House: Essays on Fiction.
Fiction writer and essayist Charles Baxter's The Art of Subtext: Beyond Plot discusses and illustrates the hidden subtextual overtones and undertones in fictional works haunted by the unspoken, the suppressed, and the secreted. Using an array of examples from Melville and...