By Samuel Cohen
At an identical time, Cohen enters into the theoretical dialogue approximately postmodern ancient figuring out. Throwing his hat within the ring with strength and magnificence, he confronts not just Francis Fukuyama’s triumphalist reaction to the autumn of the Soviet Union but in addition the opposite literary and political “end of historical past” claims positioned forth via such theorists as Fredric Jameson and Walter Benn Michaels. In a simple, affecting kind, After the top of History bargains us a brand new imaginative and prescient for the services and confines of latest fiction.
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