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Eaglestone, Robert - Literature: Why It Matters, ebook

Literature: Why It Matters

Eaglestone, Robert

12,25€

Literature is not about facts alone, and – despite two and a half thousand years of arguments – no one can agree on what it is, or how to study it. But, argues Robert Eaglestone, it is precisely the open-ended nature of literature

Bell, Lenore - The “Other” In 9/11 Literature, ebook

The “Other” In 9/11 Literature

Bell, Lenore

58,65€

Table of contents
1. Introduction: Fiction’s First Responders
Lenore Bell
2. An American Breed: Wealthy White Protagonists
Lenore Bell
3. Fighting the Need to be Normal: Terrorists and other Muslim Characters
Lenore Bell
4.…

Lansdown, Richard - The autonomy of literature, ebook

The autonomy of literature

Lansdown, Richard

87,45€

In the aftermath of the theory wars, the imaginative, formal, and moral features of literature have been substantially marginalized, downgraded, and neglected. Yet for many readers such elements will always be central to the experience of reading, just as for writers they are central to

Bonfiglio, Thomas Paul - Why is English Literature?, ebook

Why is English Literature?

Bonfiglio, Thomas Paul

73,60€

Table of contents
Part I. English and the Languages
1. Can Spanish Count As an English Course?
Thomas Paul Bonfiglio
2. A Tropology of Letters
Thomas Paul Bonfiglio
Part II. From ars liber to Modern Literatures
3. The Lost Continent:…

Moore, Bryan L. - Ecology and Literature, ebook

Ecology and Literature

Moore, Bryan L.

98,10€

Table of contents
1. Personification in Practice and Theory
Bryan L. Moore
2. Anthropocentric and Ecological Anthropomorphism Through Western History
Bryan L. Moore
3. Anthropomorphic Subversion in American Literature
Bryan L.…

Middeke, Martin - The Literature of Melancholia, ebook

The Literature of Melancholia

Middeke, Martin

98,10€

Table of contents
1. Melancholia as a Sense of Loss: An Introduction
1. Melancholia as a Sense of Loss: An Introduction
Martin Middeke, Christina Wald
Part I. The Melancholic Tradition, Creativity and Gender: Early Modern to Eighteenth Century
2.…

Frank, Søren - Migration and Literature, ebook

Migration and Literature

Frank, Søren

110,35€

Table of contents
1. Prolegomena: Toward a Literature of Migration
Søren Frank
2. Günter Grass
Søren Frank
3. Milan Kundera
Søren Frank
4. Salman Rushdie
Søren Frank
5. Jan Kjærstad
Søren Frank
6. Epilegomena: Literary Studies and the Canon
Søren Frank

Huber, Irmtraud - Literature after Postmodernism, ebook

Literature after Postmodernism

Huber, Irmtraud

85,85€

Post-post, Beyond and Back: Literature in the Wake of Postmodernism
Irmtraud Huber
3. Pragmatic Fantasies: From Subversion to Reconstruction
Irmtraud Huber
Part II. Reconstructive Readings
4. Leaving the Postmodernist Labyrinth: Mark Z. Danielewski’s

Banks, Kathryn - Movement in Renaissance Literature, ebook

Movement in Renaissance Literature

Banks, Kathryn

109,10€

The Gunpowder Revolution in Literature: Early Modern Wounds in Folengo and Rabelais
Guillemette Bolens
7. The Finger in the Eye: Jacques Duval’s Traité des Hermaphrodits (1612)
Dominique Brancher
8. Exchanging Hands in Titus Andronicus
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