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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 ...
Affect Theory and Literary Critical Practice
Affect Theory and Literary Critical Practice
Stephen Ahern
editor: Springer
ano: 2019
descrição:Affect Theory and Literary Critical Practice develops new approaches to reading literature that are informed by the insights of scholars working in affect studies across many disciplines, with essays that consider works of fiction, drama, poetry and ...
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...
Afro-Caribbean Poetry and Ritual
Afro-Caribbean Poetry and Ritual
P. Griffith
editor: Springer
ano: 2010
descrição:Focusing on orally transmitted cultural forms in the Caribbean, this book reaffirms the importance of myth and symbol in folk consciousness as a mode of imaginative conceptualization. Paul A. Griffith cross-references Kamau Brathwaite and Derek Walco...
After Atheism
After Atheism
Mark Vernon
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:If science has replaced God, is life necessarily meaningless? This book argues that the advances of science and the retreat of religion in secular society does not have to mean a life without spirituality.
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...
Agatha Christie on Screen
Agatha Christie on Screen
Mark Aldridge
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book is a comprehensive exploration of 90 years of film and television adaptations of the world’s best-selling novelist’s work. Drawing on extensive archival material, it offers new information regarding both the well-known and forgotten scre...
Ageing in Irish Writing
Ageing in Irish Writing
Heather Ingman
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:Age is a missing category in Irish literary criticism and this book is the first to explore a range of familiar and not so familiar Irish texts through a gerontological lens. Drawing on the latest writing in humanistic, critical and cultural gerontol...
Alpinismus – Andinismus
Alpinismus – Andinismus
Martina Kopf
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:Auch in der Weltliteratur des 20. und 21. Jahrhunderts wird der Berg zu einem besonderen Ort, der an Transgression gekoppelte Aufstieg zu einer Erkenntnisbewegung und das sowohl in den Alpen als auch in den Anden. Die komparatistisch angelegte Studie...
American Authorship and Autobiographical Narrative
American Authorship and Autobiographical Narrative
Jonathan D’Amo...
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:This book explores the conflicted relationship writers have with their public image, particularly when they have written about their personal lives. D'Amore analyzes the autobiographical works of Norman Mailer, John Edgar Wideman, and Dave Eggers in ...
American Modernist Poetry and the Chinese Encounter
American Modernist Poetry and the Chinese Encount...
Z. Yuejun; S. ...
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:American Modernist Poetry and the Chinese Encounteroffers a framework for understanding the variety of imagined encounters by eight different American poets with their imagined 'Chinese' subject. The method is historical and materialist, insofar as t...
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...