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(Re)mapping the Latina/o Literary Landscape
(Re)mapping the Latina/o Literary Landscape
Cristina Herrera...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book broadens the scope of Latina/o criticism to include both widely-read and understudied nineteenth through twenty-first century fictional works that engage in critical discussions of gender, race, sexuality, and identity. The essays in this c...
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revised and enlarged, the second edition of A Conrad Chronology draws upon a rich range of published and unpublished materials.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 Critical Companion to Spenser Studies
A Critical Companion to Spenser Studies
Bart Van Es
editor: Springer
ano: 2006
descrição:This book provides an authoritative guide to debate on Elizabethan England's poet laureate. It covers key topics and provides histories for all of the primary texts. Some of today's most prominent Spenser scholars offer accounts of debates on the poe...
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 Hybrid Theory of Metaphor
A Hybrid Theory of Metaphor
M. Tendahl
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:A provoking new approach to how we understand metaphors thoroughly comparing and contrasting the claims made by relevance theorists and cognitive linguists. The resulting hybrid theory shows the complementarity of many positions as well as the need a...
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 Samuel Beckett Chronology
A Samuel Beckett Chronology
J. Pilling
editor: Springer
ano: 2006
descrição:This is the most complete chronological account of Samuel Beckett's life and work, with full details of how, when and where each work by him came to be written, many details of which have only recently come to light and are often not known to scholar...
Advancing Digital Humanities
Advancing Digital Humanities
P. Arthur; K. ...
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Advancing Digital Humanities moves beyond definition of this dynamic and fast growing field to show how its arguments, analyses, findings and theories are pioneering new directions in the humanities globally.
Advertising, Subjectivity and the Nineteenth-Century Novel
Advertising, Subjectivity and the Nineteenth-Century...
S. Thornton
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:From 1830 to 1870 advertising brought in its wake a new understanding of how the subject read and how language operated. Sara Thornton presents a crucial moment in print culture, the early recognition of what we now call a 'virtual' world, and propos...
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...
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.