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A Black British Canon?
A Black British Canon?
G. Low; M. Wynne...
editor: Springer
ano: 2006
descrição:This much-needed collection examines the formation of a black British canon including writers, dramatists, film-makers and artists. Contributors including John McLeod, Michael McMillan, Mike Phillips and Alison Donnell discuss the textual, political ...
A Conrad Chronology
A Conrad Chronology
O. Knowles
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Newly revised and enlarged, the second edition of A Conrad Chronology draws upon a rich range of published and unpublished materials. It offers a detailed factual record of Joseph Conrad's unfolding life as seaman and writer as well as tracing the co...
A History of the Modern British Ghost Story
A History of the Modern British Ghost Story
S. Hay
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:Ghost stories are always in conversation with novelistic modes with which they are contemporary. This book examines examples from Sir Walter Scott, Charles Dickens, Henry James and Rudyard Kipling, amongst others, to the end of the twentieth century,...
A Modern Coleridge
A Modern Coleridge
A. Timár
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:A Modern Coleridge shows the interrelatedness of the discourses of cultivation, addiction and habit in Coleridge's poetry and prose, and argues that these all revolve around the problematic nexus of a post-Kantian idea of free will, essential to Cole...
A Poetics of Postmodernism and Neomodernism
A Poetics of Postmodernism and Neomodernism
M. Latham
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:This new book examines how a range of authors today perpetuate Virginia Woolf's literary legacy, by creating new forms adapted to their new ages and audiences. Addressing questions about the current penchant for refashioning our canon in order to upd...
A Social Biography of Contemporary Innovative Poetry Communities
A Social Biography of Contemporary Innovative Poetry...
Elizabeth-Jane...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book offers a new reading of Marcell Mauss’ and Lewis Hyde’s theories of poetry as gift, exploring poetry exchanges within 20th and 21st century communities of poets, publishers, audiences and readers operating along a gift economy. The text co...
A Theory of Freedom
A Theory of Freedom
S. Welch
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:This book offers a liberatory conception of individual freedom that uniquely responds to the problems of social oppression and demands of the interrelatedness insofar as it pertains specifically to the social domain of activity.
Adapting Poe
Adapting Poe
D. Perry; C. S...
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:Adapting Poe is a collection of essays that explores the way Edgar Allan Poe has been adapted over the last hundred years in film, comic art, music, and literary criticism. A major theme that pervades the study concerns the more recent re-imaginings ...
Adolescent Girlhood and Literary Culture at the Fin de Siècle
Adolescent Girlhood and Literary Culture at the Fin...
Beth Rodgers
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book examines the construction of adolescent girlhood across a range of genres in the closing decades of the nineteenth century. It argues that there was a preoccupation with defining, characterising and naming adolescent girlhood at the fin de ...
Affective Disorder and the Writing Life
Affective Disorder and the Writing Life
S. Stone Horton
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Affective Disorder and the Writing Life interrogates the mythos of the 'mad writer' through lived experience, literary analysis, writerly reflection and contemporary neuroscience. It explores how affective disorders colour, drive and sometimes silen...
African American Women Writers' Historical Fiction
African American Women Writers' Historical Fiction
A. Nunes
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:This volume explores African American historical fiction written by women in the last four decades of the twentieth century. Nunes' approach to the texts aims at emphasizing the narrative and thematic achievements of individual novels set in the cont...
Afterlife and Narrative in Contemporary Fiction
Afterlife and Narrative in Contemporary Fiction
Alice Bennett
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:Afterlife and Narrative explores why life after death is such a potent cultural concept today, and why it is such an attractive prospect for modern fiction. The book mines a rich vein of imagined afterlives, from the temporal experiments of Martin Am...