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Body and Soul in Coleridge's Notebooks, 1827-1834
Body and Soul in Coleridge's Notebooks, 1827-1834
S. Webster
editor: Springer
ano: 2010
descrição:Through an examination of his later personal notebooks, this study explores the reciprocal effects that Samuel Taylor Coleridge's scientific explorations, philosophical convictions, theological beliefs, and states of health exerted upon his perceptio...
Books Without Borders, Volume 2
Books Without Borders, Volume 2
R. Fraser; M. ...
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:This volume focuses on the publisher's series as a cultural formation - a material artifact and component of cultural hierarchies. Contributors engage with archival research, cultural theory, literary and bibliometric analysis (amongst a range of oth...
Bram Stoker
Bram Stoker
L. Hopkins
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:This book charts the major events of Stoker's life, including friendships with many of the major figures of the age and as manager of Henry Irving's Lyceum, with his literary career. It offers critical evaluation of Dracula and of Stoker's lesser-kno...
Bram Stoker, Dracula and the Victorian Gothic Stage
Bram Stoker, Dracula and the Victorian Gothic Sta...
C. Wynne
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Bram Stoker, Dracula and the Victorian Gothic Stage re-appraises Stoker's key fictions in relation to his working life. It takes Stoker's work from the margins to centre stage, exploring how Victorian theatre's melodramatic and Gothic productions inf...
Bret Easton Ellis
Bret Easton Ellis
G. Colby
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:This book reads the whole of Bret Easton Ellis's oeuvre to date from Less Than Zero to Imperial Bedrooms and asks to what extent Ellis's novels can be read as critiquing the cultural moments of which they are a part. Ellis's work can be thought of as...
Bringing Light to Twilight
Bringing Light to Twilight
G. Anatol
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:The essays in this collection use the interpretative lens to interrogate the meanings of Meyer's books, making a compelling case for the cultural relevance of Twilight and providing insights on how we can 'read' popular culture to our best advantage.
British Abolitionism and the Rhetoric of Sensibility
British Abolitionism and the Rhetoric of Sensibil...
B. Carey
editor: Springer
ano: 2005
descrição:British Abolitionism and the Rhetoric of Sensibility argues that participants in the late eighteenth-century slavery debate developed a distinct sentimental rhetoric, using the language of the heart to powerful effect in the most important political ...
British Fiction After Modernism
British Fiction After Modernism
M. MacKay; L. ...
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:This collection of essays offers a wide-ranging and provocative reassessment of the British novel's achievements after modernism. The book identifies continuities of preoccupation - with national identity, historiography and the challenge to literary...
British Historical Fiction before Scott
British Historical Fiction before Scott
A. Stevens
editor: Springer
ano: 2010
descrição:In the half century before Walter Scott's Waverley , dozens of popular novelists produced historical fictions for circulating libraries. This book examines eighty-five popular historical novels published between 1762 and 1813, looking at how the conv...
British Literature of the Blitz
British Literature of the Blitz
K. Miller
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:British Literature of the Blitz interrogates the patriotic, utopian ideal of the People's War by analyzing conflicted representations of class and gender in literature and film. Its subtitle – Fighting the People's War – describes how British citizen...
British Novelists in Hollywood, 1935–1965
British Novelists in Hollywood, 1935–1965
L. Colletta
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:British Novelists in Hollywood, 1935-1965 calls attention to the shifting grounds of cultural expression by highlighting Hollywood as a site that unsettled definitions and narratives of colonialism and national identity for prominent British novelist...
British Periodicals and Romantic Identity
British Periodicals and Romantic Identity
M. Schoenfield
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:When Lord Byron identified the periodical industry as the 'Literary Lower Empire,' he registered the cultural clout that periodicals had accumulated by positioning themselves as both the predominant purveyors of scientific, economic, and social infor...