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British Terrorist Novels of the 1970s
British Terrorist Novels of the 1970s
Joseph Darling...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book discusses British novels published during the 1970s which feature terrorists either as main characters or a major plot points. The focus on terrorism’s literary depiction provides insight into the politics of the decade. The book analyses t...
British Women Writers and Race, 1788-1818
British Women Writers and Race, 1788-1818
E. Wright
editor: Springer
ano: 2005
descrição:This book presents a unique sociological examination of British raciology, focusing on women's literary works of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, and drawing from a range of academic disciplines, particularly literature, history an...
British Women Writers and the French Revolution
British Women Writers and the French Revolution
A. Craciun
editor: Springer
ano: 2005
descrição:British Women Writers and the French Revolution provides an overview of a wide range of British women's writings on the French Revolution, from writers sympathetic to the Revolution like Mary Robinson, Helen Maria Williams, and Charlotte Smith, to an...
British Women's Life Writing, 1760-1840
British Women's Life Writing, 1760-1840
A. Culley
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:British Women's Life Writing, 1760-1840 brings together for the first time a wide range of print and manuscript sources to demonstrate women's innovative approach to self-representation. It examines canonical writers, such as Mary Wollstonecraft, Mar...
British Women's Writing from Brontë to Bloomsbury, Volume 1
British Women's Writing from Brontë to Bloomsbury,...
Adrienne E. Gavin...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This five-volume series, British Women’s Writing From Brontë to Bloomsbury, 1840-1940, historically contextualizes and traces developments in women’s fiction from 1840 to 1940. Critically assessing both canonical and lesser-known British women’s writ...
Cannibalism in Literature and Film
Cannibalism in Literature and Film
J. Brown
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:A comprehensive study of cannibalism in literature and film, spanning colonial fiction, Gothic texts and contemporary American horror. Amidst the sharp teeth and horrific appetite of the cannibal, this book examines real fears of over-consumerism and...
Carson McCullers in the Twenty-First Century
Carson McCullers in the Twenty-First Century
Alison Graham-Bertolini...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:The contributors to this volume use diverse critical techniques to identify how Carson McCullers’ writing engages with and critiques modern social structures and how her work resonates with a twenty-first century audience. The collection includes cha...
Catastrophe and Exile in the Modern Palestinian Imagination
Catastrophe and Exile in the Modern Palestinian I...
I. Saloul
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:Catastrophe and Exile in the Modern Palestinian Imagination explores the cultural memory of al-Nakba (1948 Israeli independence, or The Catastrophe as it is known in Palestine) and its significance to the modern Palestinian imagination. Ihab Salou...
Celebrating Katherine Mansfield
Celebrating Katherine Mansfield
G. Kimber
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:A revisionist study of Mansfield as a profoundly colonial yet daringly experimental writer, at the forefront of modernism. The essays in this volume draw on the complete journals, letters and stories, to reveal Mansfield as a modernist who transcende...
Character Focalization in Children’s Novels
Character Focalization in Children’s Novels
Don K. Philpot
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book offers a comprehensive analysis of character focalization in ten contemporary realistic children’s novels. The author argues that character focalization, defined as the location of fictional world perception in the mind of a character, is a...
Charles Bukowski, King of the Underground
Charles Bukowski, King of the Underground
A. Debritto
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:This critical study of the literary magazines, underground newspapers, and small press publications that had an impact on Charles Bukowski's early career, draws on archives, privately held unpublished Bukowski work, and interviews to shed new light o...
Charles Dickens and the Sciences of Childhood
Charles Dickens and the Sciences of Childhood
K. Boehm
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:This book takes a fresh look at childhood in Dickens' works and in Victorian science and culture more generally. It offers a new way of understanding Dickens' interest in childhood by showing how his fascination with new scientific ideas about childh...