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  • Im Liede wehet ihr Geistby Peter Horn

    ATHENA-Verlag 2014; US$ 17.72

    Schon früh hat man bei Hölderlin den Zug zu einer mehr und mehr esoterischen und hermetischen Sprache bemerkt. Hölderlins Bestreben, in der Poesie Dinge auszusagen, die nie vorher in der Poesie ausgesprochen worden waren, trug dazu bei, ihn immer näher an jenen Abgrund des Schweigens heranzuführen, in dem das Ungesagte und Unsagbare ruht. Wenn Hölderlin... more...

  • The Electra Playsby Aeschylus; Euripides; Sophocles; Paul Woodruff; Justina Gregory

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2009; US$ 11.50

    Peter Meineck is Clinical Assistant Professor of Classics, New York University , and Artistic Director of the Aquila Theatre Company. Cecelia Eaton Luschnig is Professor Emerita of Classics, University of Idaho . Paul Woodruff is Professor of Philosophy and Classics, University of Texas at Austin . Justina Gregory is Professor of Classical Languages... more...

  • Background Knowledgeby Douglas Fisher; Nancy Frey

    Heinemann 2009; US$ 27.50

    Doug Fisher and Nancy Frey help you develop students? background knowledge in the subject-areas with effective, engaging ideas for modeling, guided practice, productive group work, and independent work. You?ll learn to distinguish incidental knowledge from core background knowledge, check students? understanding prior to a unit; model how to activate... more...

  • Violence Against Women in Early Modern Performanceby Kim Solga

    Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 32.00

    Examining some of the most iconic texts in English theatre history, including Titus Andronicus , The Duchess of Malfi and The Changeling , this book reveals the pernicious erasure of rape and violence against women in the early modern era, and the politics and ethics of rehearsing these negotiations on the twentieth- and twenty-first century stages. more...

  • Mulanby Shiamin Kwa; Wilt L. Idema

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2010; US$ 13.50

    The legend of Mulan?the daughter who disguises herself as a man, dons her father's armor, and heads off to war in his place?remains one of the most popular Chinese folktales despite (or because of) its lack of supernatural demonstrations or interventions. This volume offers lively translations of the earliest recorded version of the legend and... more...

  • Sartreby Iris Murdoch

    Random House 2009; US$ 12.78

    Sartre's powerful political passions were united with a memorable literary gift, placing him foremost among the novelists, as well as the philosophers, of our time. Iris Murdoch's pioneering study analyses and evaluates the different strands of Sartre's rich and complex oeurve. Combining the objectivity of the scholar with a profound interest in contemporary... more...

  • The Nets of Modernismby Maud Ellmann

    Cambridge University Press 2010; US$ 24.00

    An important contribution to literary criticism by one of the foremost modernist scholars working today, first published in 2010. more...

  • The Subject of Semioticsby Kaja Silverman

    Oxford University Press, USA 1983; US$ 34.99

    This provocative book undertakes a new and challenging reading of recent semiotic and structuralist theory, arguing that films, novels, and poems cannot be studied in isolation from their viewers and readers. more...

  • Sophocles: Ajaxby Sophocles; P. J. Finglass

    Cambridge University Press 2011; US$ 156.00

    Not since 1896 has Sophocles' Ajax received such a sustained analysis on so many levels: literary, dramatic, textual and metrical. more...

  • Danny the Champion of the World: Plays for Childrenby David Wood; Roald Dahl

    Penguin Books Ltd 2009; US$ 11.18

    A collection of short plays for schools and drama groups, adapted from Roald Dahl's brilliant story, Danny the Champion of the World Could you be Danny, or his dad, or even red-faced Mr Victor Hazell? Danny thinks his dad is the most marvellous and exciting father a boy could wish for. Now you can join in their daring and devilish plots with... more...