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An Edith Wharton Chronology
An Edith Wharton Chronology
E. Harden
editor: Springer
ano: 2005
descrição:This new volume in the Author Chronology series illuminates the writing of Edith Wharton by detailing her experiences and placing her in her social context. Edith Wharton was a prolific as well as a many-sided writer, who created not only novels, nov...
An Iris Murdoch Chronology
An Iris Murdoch Chronology
V. Purton
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:Iris Murdoch was the author of twenty-six bestselling novels. Her many love affairs, her war-work with UNRRA, her move from early communism to Thatcherism, her later life as a secular saint, her sad decline from Alzheimer's - all these events are det...
Angela Carter and Western Philosophy
Angela Carter and Western Philosophy
Heidi Yeandle
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book unearths Carter’s deconstruction of the male-dominated discipline of Western thought. Revealing the extensive philosophical research that underpins Carter’s intertextual work, this book offers new readings of her fiction in relation to a ra...
Angels of Modernism
Angels of Modernism
S. Hobson
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:The angel can be viewed as a signal reference to modernist attempts to accommodate religious languages to self-consciously modern cultures. This book uses the angel to explore the relations between modernist literature and early twentieth-century deb...
Anglo-Jewish Women Writing the Holocaust
Anglo-Jewish Women Writing the Holocaust
P. Lassner
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:In its analysis of Anglo-Jewish women writing the Holocaust, this book highlights the necessity of their inclusion in the evolving canon of modern British literature, by showing how these writers complicate theories of trauma and memory by using fant...
Animal Visions
Animal Visions
Susan Mary Pyke
editor: Springer
ano: 2019
descrição:Animal Visions considers how literature responds to the harms of anthropocentricism, working with Emily Brontë’s Wuthering Heights (1847) and various adaptations of this canonistic novel to show how posthumanist dream writing unsettles the privilegin...
Antonin Artaud
Antonin Artaud
Ros Murray
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:This book serves as analysis of the aesthetics of materiality in the multifaceted work of Antonin Artaud, one of Twentieth-Century France's most provocative and influential figures, spanning literature, performance, art, cinema, media and critical th...
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, ...
Arabic Science Fiction
Arabic Science Fiction
Ian Campbell
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book traces the roots of Arabic science fiction through classical and medieval Arabic literature, undertaking close readings of formative texts of Arabic science fiction via a critical framework developed from the work of Western critics of West...
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...
BDSM in American Science Fiction and Fantasy
BDSM in American Science Fiction and Fantasy
L. Call
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:A history of the love affair between BDSM (Bondage/Discipline, Dominance/Submission, Sadism/Masochism) and science fiction and fantasy. Lewis Call explores representations of BDSM in the 1940s Wonder Woman comics, the pioneering prose of Samuel Delan...
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...