Reading the Absurd
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Reading the Absurd

Joanna Gavins

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Reading the Absurd

Joanna Gavins

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The book examines a diverse range of literary texts, both prose and poetry, that readers identify as absurd and analyses the stylistic characteristics of this body of work using a cognitive-stylistic approach.It provides a coherent, linguistically rigorous examination of the discoursal features which characterise the absurd in literature.

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Citation styles for Reading the Absurd
APA 6 Citation
Gavins, J. (2013). Reading the Absurd (1st ed.). Edinburgh University Press. Retrieved from (Original work published 2013)
Chicago Citation
Gavins, Joanna. (2013) 2013. Reading the Absurd. 1st ed. Edinburgh University Press.
Harvard Citation
Gavins, J. (2013) Reading the Absurd. 1st edn. Edinburgh University Press. Available at: (Accessed: 14 October 2022).
MLA 7 Citation
Gavins, Joanna. Reading the Absurd. 1st ed. Edinburgh University Press, 2013. Web. 14 Oct. 2022.