TITLE

"A NOBLE PURSUIT": THE ARMIES OF THE NIGHT AS OUTSIDE AGITATOR

AUTHOR(S)
WESTAWAY, KATHARINE
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Mailer Review;Fall2010, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p483
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
A literary criticism of the book "The Armies of the Night: History as a Novel, The Novel as History," by Norman Mailer. It explores the dual role of Mailer as a demonstrator of the Vietnam war and narrator. It also examines how the novel could have served as the catalyst for activism in some readers and to get support for the anti-war movement.
ACCESSION #
60636484

 

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