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  • "...all diese fingierten, notierten, in meinem Kopf ungefähr wieder zusammengesetzten Ichs"by Elio Pellin; Ulrich Weber

    Wallstein Verlag 2012; US$ 13.70

    Hauptbeschreibung Dass jede literarische Selbstdarstellung fiktionale Elemente beinhaltet, ist in der gegenwärtigen Autobiographie-Diskussion unbestritten. Mit dem von Serge Doubrovsky geprägten Terminus "Autofiktion" hat sich die Forschung verstärkt literarischen Texten zugewendet, die fiktionales und faktuales Erzählen der eigenen Biographie mehr... more...

  • ...zurückzukehren - das ist die Kunstby Oliver Tekolf

    Traugott Bautz 2004; US$ 58.00

    Die Studie untersucht an ausgewählten Textbeispielen den Einfluss des Ersten Weltkrieges auf das Werk des österreichischen Schriftstellers Hugo von Hofmannsthal (1874-1929) und veranschaulicht diesen Einfluss an den Begriffen "Heimkehr", "Krieg" und "Österreich". Dabei entsteht ein neues Bild von Hofmannsthals Spätwerk als Zeit- und Heimkehrerliteratur.... more...

  • ' Modernist' Women Writers and Narrative Artby Kathleen Wheeler

    Palgrave Macmillan 1994; US$ 67.00

    This book is an examination of the fiction of Edith Wharton, Willa Cather, Kate Chopin, Jean Rhys, Stevie Smith, Katherine Mansfield and Jane Bowles, with a view to clarifying the narrative strategies these women adopt to establish, in varying degrees, a critique of realism and its hidden dualistic, patriarchal assumptions about life, literature, and... more...

  • , said the shotgun to the head.by Saul Williams

    Pocket Books 2009; US$ 14.00

    The greatest Americans Have not been born yet They are waiting quietly For their past to die please give blood Here is the account of a man so ravished by a kiss that it distorts his highest and lowest frequencies of understanding into an Incongruent mean of babble and brilliance... more...

  • 'A solis ortus cardine' - Colmarer Dominikanerchronistby

    De Gruyter 1978; US$ 363.00

    Die deutsche Literatur des Mittelalters. Verfasserlexikon / 'A solis ortus cardine' - Colmarer Dominikanerchronist more...

  • 'All the World's a Stage'by Charlene Bunnell

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 150.00

    This book examines the often tragic and nearly always disabling metaphor of the theatrum mundi , world-as-stage, as it plays itself out in the characters of Mary Shelley's novels. more...

  • 'Anticipating' the 2011 Arab Uprisingsby Rita Sakr

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 46.66

    This Pivot volume explores an exciting range of powerful novels and memoirs from Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, and Syria that reveal political geographies of injustice and popular discontent thus 'anticipating' or imaginatively envisioning as well as participating in some of the major current upheavals in their particular national contexts. more...

  • 'Antony and Cleopatra' in Contextby Keith Linley

    Anthem Press 2015; US$ 21.86

    This engaging book provides in-depth discussion of the various influences that an audience in 1607 would have brought to interpreting ‘Antony and Cleopatra?. How did people think about the world, about God, about sin, about kings, about civilized conduct? Learn about the social hierarchy, gender relationships, court corruption, class tensions, the... more...

  • "Arms, and the Man I sing . . ."by Arvid Løsnes

    University of Delaware 2011; US$ 89.99

    This study referred to as a "preface" is given this designation because its basic aim is not to offer an up-to-date overall assessment of Dryden's translation of Virgil's Æneid but, rather, to provide a relevant basis for such an assessment ?thus allowing for a wide range of readership. The relevance of this approach rests on two basic premises:... more...

  • "Ars corrigendi" in der frühen Neuzeitby Klara Vanek

    De Gruyter 2007; US$ 196.00

    Under the maxim Ars corrigendi , it was discussed in the Early Modern period how authentic versions of texts could be extracted from ancient literature, as the texts in the manuscripts had been affected by many slips of the pen and other editorial revisions which they had endured on their long journey of tradition during the Middle Ages.... more...