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Conflict, Nationhood and Corporeality in Modern Literature
Conflict, Nationhood and Corporeality in Modern L...
P. Rau
editor: Springer
ano: 2010
descrição:This collection examines ways in which modern literature responds to the body-at-war, examining the effects of violent conflict on the body in its literal and representative forms. Spanning literature from World War I to the present day, it includes ...
Conrad's Eastern Vision
Conrad's Eastern Vision
A. Yeow
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:This book traces the dialogic relation between Conrad's Eastern fiction and other histories, arguing that it is in the intersections of art and history that we locate Conrad's irony. In a direct response to the visual culture of his times, Conrad set...
Conrad's Secrets
Conrad's Secrets
R. Hampson
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:Conrad's Secrets explores a range of knowledges which would have been familiar to Conrad and his original readers. Drawing on research into trade, policing, sexual and financial scandals, changing theories of trauma and contemporary war-crimes, the b...
Contemporary Approaches in Literary Trauma Theory
Contemporary Approaches in Literary Trauma Theory
M. Balaev
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:This edited collection argues that trauma in literature must be read through a theoretical pluralism that allows for an understanding of trauma's variable representations that include yet move beyond the concept of trauma as pathological and unspeaka...
Contemporary British Theatre
Contemporary British Theatre
V. Angelaki
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:This edited collection brings together a team of internationally prominent academics and delivers cutting-edge discourse on the strongly emerging tradition of experimentation in contemporary British theatre - redefining what the dramatic stands for t...
Contemporary Crisis Fictions
Contemporary Crisis Fictions
E. Horton
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:This book offers a significant statement about the contemporary British novel in relation to three authors: Graham Swift, Ian McEwan, and Kazuo Ishiguro. All writing at the forefront of a generation, these authors sought to resuscitate the novel's et...
Contemporary Fictions of Multiculturalism
Contemporary Fictions of Multiculturalism
Michael Perfect
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Contemporary Fictions of Multiculturalism analyses novels of the late 20th and early 21st centuries that explore ethnic and cultural diversity in London. It contributes to key, ongoing debates in literary and cultural studies and, in particular, to d...
Contemporary Publics
Contemporary Publics
P. David Marshall...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:If the twentieth century has been dominated by discussions of the public, public life, and the public sphere, Contemporary Publics argues that, in the twenty-first century, we must complicate the singularity of that paradigm and start thinking of our...
Contemporary Scottish Gothic
Contemporary Scottish Gothic
T. Baker
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:An innovative reading of a wide range of contemporary Scottish novels in relation to literary tradition and modern philosophy, Contemporary Scottish Gothic provides a new approach to Scottish fiction and Gothic literature, and offers a fuller picture...
Cosmopolitan Criticism and Postcolonial Literature
Cosmopolitan Criticism and Postcolonial Literature
R. Spencer
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:Via readings of novels by J.M. Coetzee, Timothy Mo and Salman Rushdie and the later poetry of W.B. Yeats, this book reveals how postcolonial writing can encourage the enlarged sense of moral and political responsibility needed to supplant ongoing for...
Cosmopolitanism in Contemporary British Fiction
Cosmopolitanism in Contemporary British Fiction
F. McCulloch
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:This book is a concise and engaging analysis of contemporary literature viewed through the critical lens of cosmopolitan theory. It covers a wide spectrum of issues including globalisation, cosmopolitanism, nationhood, identity, philosophical nomadis...
Creating Postcolonial Literature
Creating Postcolonial Literature
C. Davis
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Using case studies, this book explores the publishing of African literature, addressing the construction of literary value, relationships between African writers and British publishers, and importance of the African market. It analyses the historical...