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Afterlife of Events
Afterlife of Events
Marek Tamm
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:Recently, we have witnessed a rearticulation of the traditional relationship between the past, present and future, broadening historiography's range from studying past events to their later impact and meaning. The volume proposes to look at the pers...
Alan Hollinghurst and the Vitality of Influence
Alan Hollinghurst and the Vitality of Influence
Allan Johnson
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Alan Hollinghurst and the Vitality of Influence proposes a striking approach for reading the influences that interlace twentieth-century gay British writers. Focusing on the role of the textual image in literary influence, this book moves toward a ne...
American Women's Ghost Stories in the Gilded Age
American Women's Ghost Stories in the Gilded Age
D. Downey
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:This book shows just how closely late nineteenth-century American women's ghost stories engaged with objects such as photographs, mourning paraphernalia, wallpaper and humble domestic furniture. Featuring uncanny tales from the big city to the small ...
An Iris Murdoch Chronology
An Iris Murdoch Chronology
V. Purton
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:Iris Murdoch was the author of twenty-six bestselling novels. Her many love affairs, her war-work with UNRRA, her move from early communism to Thatcherism, her later life as a secular saint, her sad decline from Alzheimer's - all these events are det...
Analysing Sign Language Poetry
Analysing Sign Language Poetry
R. Sutton-Spen...
editor: Springer
ano: 2005
descrição:This new study is a major contribution to sign language study and to literature generally, looking at the complex grammatical, phonological and morphological systems of sign language linguistic structure and their role in sign language poetry and per...
Andrew Marvell Chronology
Andrew Marvell Chronology
N. Maltzahn
editor: Springer
ano: 2005
descrição:This work provides a comprehensive account of the life and writings of Andrew Marvell (1621-78), as well as the reception of his work in the century after his death. A much-loved poet, a compelling controversialist, and once famous as a member of Par...
Angela Carter and Decadence
Angela Carter and Decadence
M. Tonkin
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:By reading key Carter texts alongside their Decadent intertexts, Tonkin interrogates the claim that Carter was in thrall to a fetishistic aesthetic antithetical to her feminism. Through historical contextualization of the woman-as-doll, muse and femm...
Angela Carter and Western Philosophy
Angela Carter and Western Philosophy
Heidi Yeandle
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book unearths Carter’s deconstruction of the male-dominated discipline of Western thought. Revealing the extensive philosophical research that underpins Carter’s intertextual work, this book offers new readings of her fiction in relation to a ra...
Anglo-Jewish Women Writing the Holocaust
Anglo-Jewish Women Writing the Holocaust
P. Lassner
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:In its analysis of Anglo-Jewish women writing the Holocaust, this book highlights the necessity of their inclusion in the evolving canon of modern British literature, by showing how these writers complicate theories of trauma and memory by using fant...
Animality and Children's Literature and Film
Animality and Children's Literature and Film
A. Ratelle
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:Examining culturally significant works of children's culture through a posthumanist, or animality studies lens, Animality and Children's Literature and Film argues that Western philosophy's objective to establish a notion of an exclusively human subj...
Antonin Artaud
Antonin Artaud
Ros Murray
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:This book serves as analysis of the aesthetics of materiality in the multifaceted work of Antonin Artaud, one of Twentieth-Century France's most provocative and influential figures, spanning literature, performance, art, cinema, media and critical th...
Apocalypse in Contemporary Japanese Science Fiction
Apocalypse in Contemporary Japanese Science Ficti...
M. Tanaka
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Starting with the history of apocalyptic tradition in the West and focusing on modern Japanese apocalyptic science fiction in manga, anime, and novels, Motoko Tanaka shows how science fiction reflected and coped with the devastation in Japanese natio...