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After Austen
After Austen
Lisa Hopkins
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This collection of twelve new essays examines some of what Jane Austen has become in the two hundred years since her death. Some of the chapters explore adaptations or repurposings of her work while others trace her influence on a surprising variety...
After Marriage in the Long Eighteenth Century
After Marriage in the Long Eighteenth Century
Jenny DiPlacidi...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book examines the intersections between the ways that marriage was represented in eighteenth-century writing and art, experienced in society, and regulated by law. The interdisciplinary and comparative essays explore the marital experience beyon...
Afterlife and Narrative in Contemporary Fiction
Afterlife and Narrative in Contemporary Fiction
Alice Bennett
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:Afterlife and Narrative explores why life after death is such a potent cultural concept today, and why it is such an attractive prospect for modern fiction. The book mines a rich vein of imagined afterlives, from the temporal experiments of Martin Am...
Agatha Christie
Agatha Christie
M. Makinen
editor: Springer
ano: 2006
descrição:Christie's books depict women as adventurous, independent figures who renegotiate sexual relationships along more equal lines. Women are also allowed to disrupt society and yet the texts refuse to see them as double deviant because of their femininit...
Agatha Christie on Screen
Agatha Christie on Screen
Mark Aldridge
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book is a comprehensive exploration of 90 years of film and television adaptations of the world’s best-selling novelist’s work. Drawing on extensive archival material, it offers new information regarding both the well-known and forgotten scre...
Agatha Christie: Power and Illusion
Agatha Christie: Power and Illusion
R.A. York
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:This study shows how she sought to reconcile her attachment to the Victorian past with her recognition of a new society that undermined established order and in doing so gave more opportunities to women, confused class-boundaries, extended tolerance,...
Alan Hollinghurst and the Vitality of Influence
Alan Hollinghurst and the Vitality of Influence
Allan Johnson
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Alan Hollinghurst and the Vitality of Influence proposes a striking approach for reading the influences that interlace twentieth-century gay British writers. Focusing on the role of the textual image in literary influence, this book moves toward a ne...
America and the British Imaginary in Turn-of-the-Twentieth-Century Literature
America and the British Imaginary in Turn-of-the-Twentieth...
B. Miller
editor: Springer
ano: 2010
descrição:In an innovative reading of fin-de-siecle cultural texts, Miller argues that British representations of America, Americans, and Anglo-American relations at the turn of the twentieth century provided an important forum for cultural distinction.
American Horror Fiction and Class
American Horror Fiction and Class
David Simmons
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:In this book, Simmons argues that class, as much as race and gender, played a significant role in the development of Gothic and Horror fiction in a national context. From the classic texts of Edgar Allen Poe and Nathaniel Hawthorne right through to c...
American Women's Ghost Stories in the Gilded Age
American Women's Ghost Stories in the Gilded Age
D. Downey
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:This book shows just how closely late nineteenth-century American women's ghost stories engaged with objects such as photographs, mourning paraphernalia, wallpaper and humble domestic furniture. Featuring uncanny tales from the big city to the small ...
American Writers in Europe
American Writers in Europe
F. Asya
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:These essays explore the impartial critical outlook American writers acquired through their experiences in Europe since 1850. Collectively, contributors reveal how the American writer's intuitive sense of freedom, coupled with their feeling of libera...
Amor Acontece
Amor Acontece
Celso Prei DEUS
editor: PEREIRA CELSO EDUARDO LOURO PEDROSO
ano: 2020
descrição:É um romance poético de poesia humanista que justa o Criador, o Universo, e os Amados de seus encontros.