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Estudos literários: c 1500 a c 1800 (211)

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A Modern Coleridge
A Modern Coleridge
A. Timár
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:A Modern Coleridge shows the interrelatedness of the discourses of cultivation, addiction and habit in Coleridge's poetry and prose, and argues that these all revolve around the problematic nexus of a post-Kantian idea of free will, essential to Cole...
Affect Theory and Literary Critical Practice
Affect Theory and Literary Critical Practice
Stephen Ahern
editor: Springer
ano: 2019
descrição:Affect Theory and Literary Critical Practice develops new approaches to reading literature that are informed by the insights of scholars working in affect studies across many disciplines, with essays that consider works of fiction, drama, poetry and ...
African American Gothic
African American Gothic
M. Wester
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:This new critique of contemporary African-American fiction explores its intersections with and critiques of the Gothic genre. Wester reveals the myriad ways writers manipulate the genre to critique the gothic's traditional racial ideologies and the m...
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...
Alexander Pope’s Catholic Vision
Alexander Pope’s Catholic Vision
G. Atkins
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:A fresh look at the greatest poet of early eighteenth-century England, this highly readable book focuses on Pope's religious thinking and major poems. G. Douglas Atkins extends the argument that the Roman Catholic poet was no Deist, 'closet' or other...
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 ...
Atlantic Worlds in the Long Eighteenth Century
Atlantic Worlds in the Long Eighteenth Century
T. Bowers; T. ...
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:Innovative and multidisciplinary, this collection of essays marks out the future of Atlantic Studies, making visible the emphases and purposes now emerging within this vital comparative field. The contributors model new ways to understand the unexpec...
Baron de Vastey and the Origins of Black Atlantic Humanism
Baron de Vastey and the Origins of Black Atlantic...
Marlene L. Daut
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:Focusing on the influential life and works of the Haitian political writer and statesman, Baron de Vastey (1781-1820), in this book Marlene L. Daut examines the legacy of Vastey’s extensive writings as a form of what she calls black Atlantic humanism...
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...
Becoming the Gentleman
Becoming the Gentleman
J. Solinger
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:Becoming the Gentleman explains why British citizens in the long eighteenth century were haunted by the question of what it meant to be a gentleman. Supplementing recent work on femininity, Solinger identifies a corpus of texts that address masculini...
Between Empires
Between Empires
Koichi Hagimoto
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:In 1898, both Cuba and the Philippines achieved their independence from Spain and then immediately became targets of US expansionism. This book presents a comparative analysis of late-nineteenth-century literature and history in Cuba and the Philippi...