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Estudos literários: c 1800 a c 1900 (500)

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Animals in Victorian Literature and Culture
Animals in Victorian Literature and Culture
Laurence W. Mazzeno...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This collection includes twelve provocative essays from a diverse group of international scholars, who utilize a range of interdisciplinary approaches to analyze “real” and “representational” animals that stand out as culturally significant to Victor...
Antislavery Discourse and Nineteenth-Century American Literature
Antislavery Discourse and Nineteenth-Century American...
J. Husband
editor: Springer
ano: 2010
descrição:Antislavery Discourse and Nineteenth-Century American Literature examines the relationship between antislavery texts and emerging representations of 'free labor' in mid-nineteenth-century America. Husband shows how the images of families split apart ...
Apprenticeships
Apprenticeships
T. Jeffers
editor: Springer
ano: 2005
descrição:Novels about growing up have long been loved by ordinary readers and analyzed, sometimes with more heat than light, by scholars. This book respects the interests of ordinary readers while clarifying and frequently resolving the moral, psychological, ...
Aristocratic Women and the Literary Nation, 1832-1867
Aristocratic Women and the Literary Nation, 1832-...
M. O'Cinneide
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:Aristocratic women flourished in the Victorian literary world, their combination of class privilege and gendered exclusion generating distinctively socialized modes of participation in cultural and political activity. Their writing offers an importan...
Art and Life in Aestheticism
Art and Life in Aestheticism
Kelly Comfort
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:Art for art's sake addresses the relationship between art and life. Although it has long been argued that aestheticism aims to de-humanize art, this volume seeks to consider the counterclaim that such de-humanization can also lead to re-humanization ...
Balzac, Literary Sociologist
Balzac, Literary Sociologist
Allan H. Pasco
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:Melding the fields of literature, sociology, and history, this book develops analyses of the ten novels in Balzac's Scènes de la vie de province. Following the order of the novels projected in La Comédie humaine, Allan H. Pasco investigates how Balza...
Beastly Blake
Beastly Blake
Helen P. Bruder...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:Blake’s ‘Human Form Divine’ has long commanded the spotlight. Beastly Blake shifts focus to the non-human creatures who populate Blake’s poetry and designs. The author of ‘The Tyger’ and ‘The Lamb’ was equally struck by the ‘beastliness’ and the beau...
Benn-Handbuch
Benn-Handbuch
Christian M. Hanna...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:Gottfried Benns Doppelrolle als Dichter und Arzt ist neben der Einzigartigkeit seiner Lyrik, der radikalen Modernität seiner Prosa und der zeitgeschichtlichen Brisanz der Briefwechsel einer der Gründe für seine bis heute anhaltende Wirkungskraft. Das...
Beyond Arthurian Romances
Beyond Arthurian Romances
J. Palmgren; L....
editor: Springer
ano: 2005
descrição:Leaving the traditional focus on Arthurian romance and Gothic tales, the essays in this collection address how the Victorians looked back to the Middle Ages to create a sense of authority for their own ideas in areas such as art, religion, gender exp...
Beyond Romantic Ecocriticism
Beyond Romantic Ecocriticism
A. Nichols
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:Nichols chronicles the Enlightenment view of 'Nature' as static and separate from humans as it moved towards the Romantic 'nature' characterized by dynamic links among all living things. Engaging Romantic and Victorian thinkers, as well as contempora...
Biographical Misrepresentations of British Women Writers
Biographical Misrepresentations of British Women ...
Brenda Ayres
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book is an investigation of the biases, contradictions, errors, ambiguities, gaps, and historical contexts in biographies of controversial British women who published during the long nineteenth century, many of them left unchecked and perpetuate...
Blake and Modern Literature
Blake and Modern Literature
E. Larrissy
editor: Springer
ano: 2006
descrição:William Blake is one of the most important influences on twentieth-century literature. This study will ask why he is a figure central to the Modernist re-definition of past art. He also appears to be an acceptable sage for postmodernists, he can be a...