The kaleidoscopic vision of Malcolm Lowry : souls and shamans / Nigel H. Foxcroft.

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Published
  • Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books [2019]
Physical description
1 online resource (299 pages)
ISBN
  • 9781498516587 (electronic bk.)
  • 9781498516570
  • 9781498516587 (Proquest Ebook Central)
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-261) and index.
  • Description based on print version record.
Contents
  • Introduction: The Writer as Shaman: The Interconnectedness of East-West Cultures and Civilizations; ; Chapter 1: Malcolm Lowry’s Modernism: Surrealist, Literary, and Political Influences; ; Chapter 2: The Evolution of Lowry’s Intuitive Consciousness: Bridging the Shamanic Divide in Ultramarine, In Ballast to the White Sea, Swinging the Maelstrom, and The 1940 Under the Volcano; ; Chapter 3: In Search of the Souls of Civilization: The Russian Connection in In Ballast to the White Sea and Under the Volcano; ; Chapter 4: The Mexican Day of the Dead: Under the Volcano’s Zapotec, Aztec, and Spanish Roots; ; Chapter 5: Exorcising the Spectres of the Past: From the Maelstrom of Dark as the Grave Wherein My Friend is Laid to the Atonement of La Mordida and “Through the Panama” ; Chapter 6: In Pursuit of Celestial Harmony: The Pysychogeographic Ecosphere of Eridanus in “The Forest Path to the Spring” and October Ferry to Gabriola; ; Conclusion: The Quest for the Regeneration of Civilization: A Taoist Climax
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Genre
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc.
  • text
Language
  • English

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Durham University Library: Bill Bryson Library, Level 3 813.54 LOW/FOX
National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru Online location
Senate House Library, University of London Online location Access e-book on Ebook Central

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