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Cross-Gendered Literary Voices
Cross-Gendered Literary Voices
R. Kim; C. Wes...
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:This book investigates male writers' use of female voices and female writers' use of male voices in literature and theatre from the 1850s to the present, examining where, how and why such gendered crossings occur and what connections may be found bet...
Cultural Afterlives and Screen Adaptations of Classic Literature
Cultural Afterlives and Screen Adaptations of Classic...
H. Shachar
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:Film and television adaptations of classic literature have held a longstanding appeal for audiences, an appeal that this book sets out to examine. With a particular focus on Wuthering Heights , the book examines adaptations made from the 1930s to the...
Cultural Memories of Nonviolent Struggles
Cultural Memories of Nonviolent Struggles
A. Reading; T....
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:If societies have only memories of war, of cruelty, of violence, then why are we called humankind? This book marks a new trajectory in Memory Studies by examining cultural memories of nonviolent struggles from ten countries. The book reminds us of th...
Cultural Translation and Postcolonial Poetry
Cultural Translation and Postcolonial Poetry
A. Bery
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:This book uses the framework of cultural translation to explore the work of six significant modern writers from Ireland, India, Australia and the Caribbean. Written in an accessible and approachable style, it will be of interest not only to specialis...
Culture, Capital and Representation
Culture, Capital and Representation
R. Balfour
editor: Springer
ano: 2010
descrição:With contributions ranging over three centuries, Culture, Capital and Representation explores how literature, cultural studies and the visual arts represent, interact with, and produce ideas about capital, whether in its early phases (the growth of s...
D. H. Lawrence
D. H. Lawrence
J. Beer
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:A full account of Lawrence, ranging from his talent as a young writer to the continuing genius of his later work, and concentrating on his exceptionally acute powers of observation, both human and natural.
Debating Orientalism
Debating Orientalism
Z. Elmarsafy; Anna...
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Edward Said continues to fascinate and stir controversy, nowhere more than with his classic work Orientalism. Debating Orientalism brings a rare mix of perspectives to an ongoing polemic. Contributors from a range of disciplines take stock of the boo...
Decadent Poetics
Decadent Poetics
J. Hall; A. Mu...
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Decadent Poetics explores the complex and vexed topic of decadent literature's formal characteristics and interrogates previously held assumptions around the nature of decadent form. Writers studied include Oscar Wilde, Charles Baudelaire and Algerno...
Democratic Policies for Language Revitalisation: The Case of Catalan
Democratic Policies for Language Revitalisation: The...
M. Strubell; E....
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:A collection of studies offering an up-to-date analysis of official policies to promote Catalan in a democratic framework in each of the main Spanish regions where it is spoken: Catalonia, Valencia and the Balearic Islands.
Desire and Gender in the Sonnet Tradition
Desire and Gender in the Sonnet Tradition
N. Distiller
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:This new study explores the poetic tradition of the love sonnet sequence in English as written by women from 1621-1931. It connects this tradition to ways of speaking desire in public in operation today, and to the development of theories of subjecti...
Development and Politics from Below
Development and Politics from Below
B. Bompani; M. Frahm...
editor: Springer
ano: 2010
descrição:Religion is playing an increasingly central role in African political and developmental life. This book offers an empirical and theoretical reflection on the relationships between religion, politics and development in Africa; the meanings of religion...
Deviance in Contemporary Crime Fiction
Deviance in Contemporary Crime Fiction
C. Gregoriou
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:This book explores the three aspects of deviance that contemporary crime fiction manipulates: linguistic, social, and generic. Gregoriou conducts case studies into crime series by James Patterson, Michael Connelly and Patricia Cornwell, and investiga...