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  • Meanjin Vol. 72, No. 4by Zora Sanders (Ed.)

    Melbourne University Press 2013; Not Available

    Helen O'Neil takes us inside the development of Labor's long-awaited Cultural Policy, and the future of the policy under a new government. Rebecca Harkins-Cross brings us the first in a series on new media art in Australia with an essay looking at the revolutionary ways Indigenous Australian artists are using video. Jennifer Mills quits poetry and... more...

  • Victorian Biographyby David Amigoni

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 68.95

    This book rethinks Victorian biography and some of its major practitioners from the perspectives of Bakhtinian and Foucauldian discourse theory. A re-reading of the writings of Thomas Carlyle, particularly "Sartor Resartus" and Oliver Cromwell's "Letters and Speeches", provides the basis for the central argument of the book: that the biographical... more...

  • Women Travel Writers and the Language of Aesthetics, 1716?1818by Elizabeth A. Bohls

    Cambridge University Press 1995; US$ 42.00

    This study re-examines the genre of Romantic travel writing through the perspective of women writers. more...

  • Men of Letters, Writing Livesby Trev Lynn Broughton

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 47.95

    Trev Lynn Broughton takes an in-depth look at the developments within Victorian auto/biography, and asks what we can learn about the conditions and limits of male literary authority. Providing a feminist analysis of the effects of this literary production on culture, Broughton looks at the increase in professions with a vested interest in the written... more...

  • Secret Selvesby Oliver S. Buckton

    The University of North Carolina Press 1998; US$ 29.99

    Secret Selves: Confession and Same-Sex Desire in Victorian Autobiography more...

  • Style and the Nineteenth-Century British Criticby Jason Camlot

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2008; US$ 109.95

    In analyzing the nonfiction works of writers such as John Wilson, J. S. Mill, De Quincy, Ruskin, Arnold, Pater, and Wilde, Jason Camlot provides an important context for the nineteenth-century critics' changing ideas about style, rhetoric, and technologies of communication. In particular, Camlot shows how new print media affected the Romantic and... more...

  • The Language of Criticism (Routledge Revivals)by John Casey

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 42.95

    First published in 1966, the Language of Criticism was the first systematic attempt to understand literary criticism through the methods of linguistic philosophy and the later work of Wittgenstein. more...

  • Teaching the Early Modern Periodby Dr Derval Conroy; Prof Danielle Clarke

    Palgrave Macmillan 2011; US$ 35.00

    This innovative project unites leading scholars of English, History and French to examine the challenges of teaching early modern literature, history and culture within higher education. The volume sets out a variety of approaches to teaching the period and aims to revitalize the connection between teaching and research. more...

  • Of Course You're Still Cool, Honeyby Dan Consiglio

    F+W Media 2011; US$ 12.95

    In a relationship, it's all about the give and take. He gives you plenty of opportunities to make fun of his embarrassing behavior and you take the high road--choosing a little white lie over raining on his socks-with-sandals parade. It's touching, really. It's true. You'd do anything for your modern-day Superman . . . whether it's cheering on his... more...

  • Modern Selvesby Philip Dodd

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 61.95

    This book discusses gender and autobiography, and the politics of autobiography. It offers examples of ways of making sense of individual works or groups of works. more...