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Chaotic narrative : complexity, causality, time and autopoiesis in David Mitchell’s Ghostwritten
(2011-03-10) - Journal article,
David Mitchell is one of Britain’s foremost contemporary writers who is only just becoming the subject of academic attention. Focusing on his first novel, Ghostwritten (1999), this essay argues that the science of complexity ...
Mitchell's mandalas : mapping David Mitchell's textual universe
(University of St Andrews, 2017-06-20) - Thesis,
This study uses the Tibetan mandala, a Buddhist meditation aid and sacred artform, as a secular critical model by which to analyse the complete fictions of author David Mitchell. Discussing his novels, short stories and ...
David Mitchell : The Bone Clocks
(2015-06) - Journal item,
Introducing the David Mitchell special edition of C21 Literature
(2018-10-01) - Journal article,
Rose Harris-Birtill introduces the David Mitchell special edition of C21 Literature: Journal of 21st-century Writings. Harris-Birtill provides a critical introduction to David Mitchell’s complete works, before discussing ...
'Looking down time's telescope at myself': reincarnation and global futures in David Mitchell's fictional worlds
(2017-09-08) - Journal article,
This essay explores the trope of reincarnation across the works of British author David Mitchell (b.1969) as an alternative approach to linear temporality, whose spiralling cyclicality warns of the dangers of seeing past ...
David Mitchell : Slade House
(2016-08-22) - Journal item,