Here are the links I've been mentioning:
- An overview of postmodernism: Approaches to Po-Mo
- The Ouroboros on Wikipedia: a symbol of self-reflexivity
Reviews for Julian Barnes' The Sense of an Ending:
Maxine Hong Kingston: I Love a Broad Margin to My Life
Always ahead of the curve - written in verse. (*****)
Harold Bloom: The Anatomy of Influence: Literature as a Way of Life
Bloom's back! But then again, he never left. A return to his signature theme.