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- Anthem Press 2017; US$ 30.36
There are many factors that contributed to the proliferation of visual codes, metaphors and references to the gaze in womens fiction of the late-eighteenth and early-nineteenth centuries. 'Visuality in the Novels of Austen, Radcliffe, Edgeworth and Burney' argues that the visual details in womens novels published between 1778 and... more...
- Hodder Education 2017; US$ 10.99
Enable students to achieve their best grade in AS/A-level English Literature with this year-round course companion; designed to instil in-depth textual understanding as students read, analyse and revise Seamus Heaney: Selected Poems throughout the course. This Study and Revise guide: - Increases students' knowledge of Seamus Heaney: Selected... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan US 2017; US$ 76.35
This book bridges comparative literature and American studies by using an intercultural and bilingual approach to Chinese American literature. King-Kok Cheung launches a new transnational exchange by examining both Chinese and Chinese American writers. Part 1 presents alternative forms of masculinity that transcend conventional associations of valor... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 85.90
This book tackles the intersections of postcolonial and postsocialist imaginaries and sensibilities focusing on the ways they are reflected in contemporary art, fiction, theater and cinema. After the defeat of the Socialist modernity the postsocialist space and its people have found themselves in the void. Many elements of the former Second world... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; Not Available
This book is about representations of the devil in English and European literature. Tracing the fascination in literature, philosophy, and theology with the irreducible presence of what may be called evil, or comedy, or the carnivalesque, this book surveys the parts played by the devil in the texts derived from the Faustus legend, looks at Marlowe... more...
- Anthem Press 2017; US$ 30.36
Post-Multicultural Writers as Neo-Cosmopolitan Mediators is the first book to bring together global debates in neo-cosmopolitanism over the last decade and Australian minority writers, linking them to globalisation and transnationalism in cultural studies. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; US$ 84.91
This book offers a comprehensive analysis of character focalization in ten contemporary realistic children?s novels. The author argues that character focalization, defined as the location of fictional world perception in the mind of a character, is a prominent textual structure in these novels. He demonstrates how significant meanings are conveyed... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2017; US$ 143.00
In 1978, Nelson Goodman explored the relation of ?worlds? to language and literature, formulating the term, ?worldmaking? to suggest that many other worlds can as plausibly exist as the ?world? we know right now. We cannot catch or know ?the world? as such: all we can catch are the world versions - descriptions, views or workings of the world ? that... more...