Vladimir Nabokov s Lolita

Written By Ellen Pifer
Vladimir Nabokov s Lolita
  • Publsiher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 02 August 2021
  • ISBN : 0195150325
  • Pages : 209 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Vladimir Nabokov s Lolita written by Ellen Pifer which was release on 02 August 2021, this book published by Oxford University Press, USA. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Midway through last century, Lolita burst on the literary scene--a Russian exile's extraordinary gift to American letters and the New World. The scandal provoked by the novel's subject--the sexual passion of a middle-aged European for a twelve-year-old American girl--was quickly upstaged by the critical attention it received from readers, scholars, and critics around the world. This casebook gathers together an interview with Nabokov as well as nine critical essays. The essays follow a progression focusing first on textual and thematic features and then proceeding to broader issues and cultural implications, including the novel's relations to other works of literature and art and the movies adapted from it.

Vladimir Nabokov s Lolita

Vladimir Nabokov s Lolita
  • Author : Ellen Pifer
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 209
  • ISBN : 0195150325
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Summary : Midway through last century, Lolita burst on the literary scene--a Russian exile's extraordinary gift to American letters and the New World. The scandal provoked by the novel's subject--the sexual passion of a middle-aged European for a twelve-year-old American girl--was quickly upstaged by the critical attention it received from readers, scholars, ...

LOLITA

LOLITA
  • Author : VLADIMIR NABOKOV
  • Publisher : Prabhat Prakashan
  • Release Date : 2020-04-05
  • Total pages : 289
  • ISBN : 0195150325
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Summary : “Lolita, or the Confession of a White Widowed Male,” such were the two titles under which the writer of the present note received the strange pages it preambulates. “Humbert Humbert,” their author, had died in legal captivity, of coronary thrombosis, on November 16, 1952, a few days before his trial was scheduled ...

Chasing Lolita

Chasing Lolita
  • Author : Graham Vickers
  • Publisher : Chicago Review Press
  • Release Date : 2008-08
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0195150325
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Summary : In the summer of 1958, a 12-year-old girl took the world by storm--"Lolita" was published in the United States--and since then, her name has been taken in vain to serve a wide range of dubious ventures, both artistic and commercial. Offering a full consideration of not only "the Lolita effect" ...

Reading Lolita in Tehran

Reading Lolita in Tehran
  • Author : Azar Nafisi
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2015-10-13
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 0195150325
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Summary : Every Thursday morning in a living room in Iran, over tea and pastries, eight women meet in secret to discuss forbidden works of Western literature. As they lose themselves in the worlds of Lolita, The Great Gatsby and Pride and Prejudice, gradually they come to share their own stories, dreams ...

Lolita in Peyton Place

Lolita in Peyton Place
  • Author : Ruth Pirsig Wood
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-01-14
  • Total pages : 178
  • ISBN : 0195150325
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Summary : First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

Gothic Lolita

Gothic Lolita
  • Author : Dakota Lane
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2008-11-25
  • Total pages : 194
  • ISBN : 0195150325
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Summary : Sixteen-year-olds Chelsea and Miya have a lot in common, from their love of blogging, loss of loved ones, and the Shonin rainbow warrior books, to nationalities, even though they are half-way across the world from each other....

Lolita

Lolita
  • Author : Vladimir Nabokov
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2010-08-24
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 0195150325
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Summary : Awe and exhiliration--along with heartbreak and mordant wit--abound in Lolita, Nabokov's most famous and controversial novel, which tells the story of the aging Humbert Humbert's obsessive, devouring, and doomed passion for the nymphet Dolores Haze. Lolita is also the story of a hypercivilized European colliding with the cheerful barbarism of ...

Lolita

Lolita
  • Author : Richard Corliss
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-07-25
  • Total pages : 96
  • ISBN : 0195150325
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Summary : Stanley Kubrick's version of Vladimir Nabokov's novel was one of the most controversial films of the 1960s. This analysis is written by Richard Corliss, editor of 'Film Comment'. It features a brief production history and a detailed filmography....

Vladimir Nabokov Lolita

Vladimir Nabokov   Lolita
  • Author : John Lennard
  • Publisher : Humanities-Ebooks
  • Release Date : 2008-01-01
  • Total pages : 101
  • ISBN : 0195150325
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Summary : An illuminating study of Vladimir Nabokov's controversial novel with special attention to its film versions. From its first publication in 1955 Nabokov's Lolita has been denounced as immoral filth, hailed as a moral masterpiece, and both praised and damne....

Lolita 101 Amazingly True Facts You Didn t Know

Lolita   101 Amazingly True Facts You Didn t Know
  • Author : G Whiz
  • Publisher : 101BookFacts.com (pub-5999650418488591)
  • Release Date : 2014-02-01
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0195150325
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Summary : Did you know the novel continues to generate controversy today as modern society has become increasingly aware of the lasting damage created by child sexual abuse? Or did you know due to the book, the name "Lolita" has entered pop culture to describe a sexually precocious girl? What are the ...

Lolita

Lolita
  • Author : Richard Corliss
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-07-25
  • Total pages : 96
  • ISBN : 0195150325
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Summary : Stanley Kubrick's version of Vladimir Nabokov's novel was one of the most controversial films of the 1960s. This analysis is written by Richard Corliss, editor of 'Film Comment'. It features a brief production history and a detailed filmography....

Lacanian Perspective of Three Orders and Sexuality In Nabokov s Lolita

Lacanian Perspective of Three Orders and Sexuality In Nabokov   s Lolita
  • Author : Alireza Kargar
  • Publisher : Lulu Press, Inc
  • Release Date : 2016-11-23
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0195150325
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Summary : The present study aims to limit its scope to explore the three top characters in Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov’s Lolita through the aforementioned Lacanian concepts. Through the analysis of the main characters in the mentioned novel, this study asserts that these concepts are structured with the effect of the Lacanian ...

The Annotated Lolita

The Annotated Lolita
  • Author : Vladimir Nabokov
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2013-11-28
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 0195150325
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Summary : When Lolita was first published in 1955 it created a sensation and established Nabokov as one of the most original prose writers of the twentieth century. This annotated edition, a revised and considerably expanded version of the 1970 edition, does full justice to the textual riches of Lolita, illuminating the elaborate verbal ...

Lolita in the Afterlife

Lolita in the Afterlife
  • Author : Jenny Minton Quigley
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2021-03-16
  • Total pages : 456
  • ISBN : 0195150325
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Summary : A vibrant collection of sharp and essential modern pieces on Vladimir Nabokov’s perennially provocative book—with original contributions from a stellar cast of prominent twenty-first century writers. In 1958, Vladimir Nabokov’s Lolita was published in the United States to immediate controversy and bestsellerdom. More than sixty years later, this ...

Lolita A Screenplay

Lolita  A Screenplay
  • Author : Vladimir Nabokov
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2011-02-16
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 0195150325
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Summary : The screenplay for Kubrik's 1962 film tells the story of an older man's obsession with a young girl....