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(Re)mapping the Latina/o Literary Landscape
(Re)mapping the Latina/o Literary Landscape
Cristina Herrera...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book broadens the scope of Latina/o criticism to include both widely-read and understudied nineteenth through twenty-first century fictional works that engage in critical discussions of gender, race, sexuality, and identity. The essays in this c...
A Black British Canon?
A Black British Canon?
G. Low; M. Wynne...
editor: Springer
ano: 2006
descrição:This much-needed collection examines the formation of a black British canon including writers, dramatists, film-makers and artists. Contributors including John McLeod, Michael McMillan, Mike Phillips and Alison Donnell discuss the textual, political ...
A Companion to David Foster Wallace Studies
A Companion to David Foster Wallace Studies
M. Boswell; S....
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Criticism of the work of David Foster Wallace has tended to be atomistic, focusing on a single aspect of individual works. A Companion to the Work of David Foster Wa ll ace is designed as a professional study of all of Wallace's creative work. This v...
A Comparative Study of Korean Literature
A Comparative Study of Korean Literature
Sangjin Park
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This study in comparative literature reinterprets and reevaluates literary texts and socio-historical transitions, moving between the Korean, East Asian, and European contexts (and with particular reference to the reception of Dante Alighieri in the ...
A Conrad Chronology
A Conrad Chronology
O. Knowles
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Newly revised and enlarged, the second edition of A Conrad Chronology draws upon a rich range of published and unpublished materials. It offers a detailed factual record of Joseph Conrad's unfolding life as seaman and writer as well as tracing the co...
A Counter-History of Crime Fiction
A Counter-History of Crime Fiction
Maurizio Ascari
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:This book takes a look at the evolution of crime fiction. Considering 'criminography' as a system of inter-related sub-genres, it explores the connections between modes of literature such as revenge tragedies, the gothic and anarchist fiction, while ...
A Critical Companion to Spenser Studies
A Critical Companion to Spenser Studies
Bart Van Es
editor: Springer
ano: 2006
descrição:This book provides an authoritative guide to debate on Elizabethan England's poet laureate. It covers key topics and provides histories for all of the primary texts. Some of today's most prominent Spenser scholars offer accounts of debates on the poe...
A Hybrid Theory of Metaphor
A Hybrid Theory of Metaphor
M. Tendahl
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:A provoking new approach to how we understand metaphors thoroughly comparing and contrasting the claims made by relevance theorists and cognitive linguists. The resulting hybrid theory shows the complementarity of many positions as well as the need a...
A Samuel Beckett Chronology
A Samuel Beckett Chronology
J. Pilling
editor: Springer
ano: 2006
descrição:This is the most complete chronological account of Samuel Beckett's life and work, with full details of how, when and where each work by him came to be written, many details of which have only recently come to light and are often not known to scholar...
A Student's Guide to the MA TESOL
A Student's Guide to the MA TESOL
Nancy Bell
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:This book is a practical and insightful guide for new MA TESOL students, providing information that will shape their expectations of the field and of their program. It discusses foundational information about the profession, as well as discussion and...
A Wilkie Collins Chronology
A Wilkie Collins Chronology
W. Baker
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:This book builds on a critical and scholarly revival of interest in Collins. Baker draws upon biographical revelations and the recent publication of Collins's letters to provide a unique insight into both the man and the writer. The volume will appea...
Affective Disorder and the Writing Life
Affective Disorder and the Writing Life
S. Stone Horton
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Affective Disorder and the Writing Life interrogates the mythos of the 'mad writer' through lived experience, literary analysis, writerly reflection and contemporary neuroscience. It explores how affective disorders colour, drive and sometimes silen...