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Trickster Makes This World: Mischief, Myth and Art (Paperback) Loot Price: R245 Discovery Miles 2 450 You Save: R53 (18%)

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Trickster Makes This World: Mischief, Myth and Art (Paperback)

Lewis Hyde

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Trickster Makes This World solidifies Lewis Hyde's reputation as, in Robert Bly's words, "the most subtle, thorough, and brilliant mythologist we now have." In it, Hyde now brings to life the playful and disruptive side of human imagination as it is embodied in trickster mythology. He first revisits the old stories--Hermes in Greece, Eshu in West Africa, Krishna in India, Coyote in North America, among others--and then holds them up against the life and work of more recent creators: Picasso, Duchamp, Ginsberg, John Cage, and Frederick Douglass. Authoritative in its scholarship, loose-limbed in its style, Trickster Makes This World ranks among the great works of modern cultural criticism.

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Imprint: North Point Press
Country of origin: United States
Release date: 1999
First published: February 1999
Authors: Lewis Hyde
Dimensions: 210 x 140 x 30mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback
Pages: 417
ISBN-13: 978-0-86547-536-6
Barcode: 9780865475366
Categories: Books > Fiction > General & literary fiction > Modern fiction
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LSN: 0-86547-536-9

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