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  • Arthurian Literature XXIby Ceridwen Lloyd-Morgan

    Boydell & Brewer 2004; US$ 90.00

    A special number devoted to Celtic material. more...

  • Arthurian Literature XXIXby Elizabeth Archibald; David F. Johnson

    Boydell & Brewer 2012; US$ 90.00

    Arthurian Literature has established its position as the home for a great diversity of new research into Arthurian matters. It delivers fascinating material across genres, periods, and theoretical issues. TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT more...

  • How To Write for the How-To Marketby Suzanne Ruthven

    John Hunt Publishing 2013; US$ 14.99

    Detailed instruction and analysis covering writing for the widest marketplace in creative writing. more...

  • Forty Acres and a Muleby E.f. Fonkeng

    Langaa RPCIG 2013; US$ 18.05

    These travelerís impressions across cultural and psychological spaces portray the two sides of this coin called life, oftentimes belligerent toward each other. In casting light on that dream of total freedom and the daunting contradictions inherent in its being and attainment, they represent a dialectic in our seemingly unending journey toward the... more...

  • Sources of the Faust Trad Cbby Robert P. More; Philip M. Palmer

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 47.95

    First Published in 1966. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Barlaam und Josaphatby Matthias Meyer; Constanza Cordoni

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 140.00

    Cultural phenomena taking place in Medieval Europe rarely attained the dimensions of the legend of Barlaam and Josaphat. This volume includes essays about different aspects of this phenomenon along with a previously unpublished Latin version. Given the interdisciplinary nature of the publication, it will appeal to German scholars, Romance... more...

  • Merlin and Legendary Romanceby Carol Harding

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 47.95

    An indepth work on the origins of the Merlin of Arthurian legend, this book examines early texts, thirteenth century romances focusing particularly on Merlin as a character, rather than those where Merlin is a background cast member. The outline here starts with looking at the genre and the place of fantasy, moving on to consider the attitudes towards... more...

  • Modern Genre Theoryby David Duff

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 68.95

    Since Aristotle, genre has been one of the fundamental concepts of literary theory, and much of the world's literature and criticism has been shaped by ideas about the nature, function and value of literary genres. Modern developments in critical theory, however, prompted in part by the iconoclastic practices of modern writers and the emergence of... more...

  • The Eventby Ilai Rowner

    UNP - Nebraska 2015; US$ 60.00

    What is an event? From a philosophical perspective, events are irregular occurrences?moments of change and interruption?categorized by human perception, language, and thought. While philosophers have pored over the subject of events extensively in recent years, The Event: Literature and Theory seeks to ground it: What is literature?s approach to... more...

  • Prospects Of Powerby John Snyder

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 40.00

    Genre -- the articulation of "kind" -- is one of the oldest and most continuous subjects of theoretical and critical commentary. Yet from Romanticism to postmodernism, the concept of genre has been punched with so many holes that today it hardly seems graspable, let alone viable. By combining theory with dialectical literary histories of three significantly... more...