Victoria de Zwaan is Associate Professor of Cultural Studies at Trent University in Peterborough, Canada. She works in the field of literary cultural studies, teaches courses in Experimental Fiction and Literary Theory, and has published articles and given conference papers on a diverse, international range of experimental writers including Thomas Pynchon, Kathy Acker, Milorad Pavic, Milan Kundera, Salman Rushdie, Mark Danielewski, and Robert Coover. She published her book, Interpreting Radical Metaphor in the Experimental Fictions of Donald Barthelme, Thomas Pynchon, and Kathy Acker with Mellen Press in 2002.
Old Scripts, Contemporary Versions
It is full of delightful surprises that map the mythical, the magical, and the real onto each other in complex and deliberately disruptive ways....