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Austen, Actresses and Accessories
Austen, Actresses and Accessories
L. Engel
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:This interdisciplinary project draws on a wealth of sources (visual, material, literary and theatrical) to examine Austen's depiction of female performance, display and desire through her deployment of a culturally and symbolically charged accessory:...
B S Johnson and Post-War Literature
B S Johnson and Post-War Literature
M. Ryle; J. Jo...
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:A collection of essays on the 1960s experimental writer B.S. Johnson, this book draws together new research on all aspects of his work, and, in tracing his connections to a wider circle of continental, British and American avant-garde writers, offers...
Becoming an African Diaspora in Australia
Becoming an African Diaspora in Australia
F. Ndhlovu
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Becoming an African Diaspora in Australia extends debates on identities, cultures and notions of race and racism into new directions as it analyses the forms of interactional identities of African migrants in Australia. It de-naturalises the commonpl...
Blake 2.0
Blake 2.0
Steve Clark; T....
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:Blake said of his works, 'Tho' I call them Mine I know they are not Mine'. So who owns Blake? Blake has always been more than words on a page. This volume takes Blake 2.0 as an interactive concept, examining digital dissemination of his works and rei...
Blake and the Methodists
Blake and the Methodists
M. Farrell
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Exploring the work of William Blake within the context of Methodism – the largest 'dissenting' religious group during his lifetime – this book contributes to ongoing critical debates surrounding Blake's religious affinities by suggesting that, contra...
Bluestockings
Bluestockings
E. Eger
editor: Springer
ano: 2010
descrição:This studyargues that female networks of conversation, correspondenceand patronage formed the foundation for women's work in the 'higher' realms of Shakespeare criticism and poetry. Eger traces the transition between Enlightenment and Romantic cultur...
Body and Soul in Coleridge's Notebooks, 1827-1834
Body and Soul in Coleridge's Notebooks, 1827-1834
S. Webster
editor: Springer
ano: 2010
descrição:Through an examination of his later personal notebooks, this study explores the reciprocal effects that Samuel Taylor Coleridge's scientific explorations, philosophical convictions, theological beliefs, and states of health exerted upon his perceptio...
Book Destruction from the Medieval to the Contemporary
Book Destruction from the Medieval to the Contemp...
G. Partington; A...
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:This rich and varied collection of essays by scholars and interviews with artists approaches the fraught topic of book destruction from a new angle, setting out an alternative history of the cutting, burning, pulping, defacing and tearing of books fr...
Bram Stoker, Dracula and the Victorian Gothic Stage
Bram Stoker, Dracula and the Victorian Gothic Sta...
C. Wynne
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Bram Stoker, Dracula and the Victorian Gothic Stage re-appraises Stoker's key fictions in relation to his working life. It takes Stoker's work from the margins to centre stage, exploring how Victorian theatre's melodramatic and Gothic productions inf...
'Brave New World': Contexts and Legacies
'Brave New World': Contexts and Legacies
Jonathan Greenberg...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This collection of essays provides new readings of Huxley’s classic dystopian satire, Brave New World (1932). Leading international scholars consider from new angles the historical contexts in which the book was written and the cultural legacies in w...
Britain Through Muslim Eyes
Britain Through Muslim Eyes
Claire Chambers
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:What did Britain look like to the Muslims who visited and lived in the country in increasing numbers from the late eighteenth century onwards? This book is a literary history of representations of Muslims in Britain from the late eighteenth century t...
British Aestheticism and Ancient Greece
British Aestheticism and Ancient Greece
S. Evangelista
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:This book is the first comprehensive study of the reception of classical Greece among English aesthetic writers of the nineteenth century. By exploring this history of reception, it aims to give readers a new and fuller understanding of literary aest...