Contents: Functions and Definitions of Parody – Survey of Parody from the Middle Ages to the 20th Century
– Parodies of Texts and Personal Styles – Genre Parody – Discourse Parody – Parody and Dialogism – Postmodern Parody – Parody
and Poststructuralism – Parody and Metafiction – The Black Prince (Iris Murdoch) – Changing Places and Small
World (David Lodge) – Shame (Salman Rushdie) – Flaubert’s Parrot (Julian Barnes) – Hawksmoor (Peter
Ackroyd) – Mensonge (Malcolm Bradbury).