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Slote, Sam - Joyce’s Nietzschean Ethics, ebook

Joyce’s Nietzschean Ethics

Slote, Sam


Table of contents
1. “James Overman”: Joyce Reading Nietzsche
Sam Slote
2. Ecce Auctor: Self-Creation in A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
Sam Slote
3. Aufhebung Baby: Auto-genesis and Alterity in Ulysses
Sam Slote
4. Joyce’s Multifarious Styles in Ulysses
Sam Slote
5. Also Sprach

Etherington-Wright, Christine - Gender, Professions and Discourse, ebook

Gender, Professions and Discourse

Etherington-Wright, Christine


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Christine Etherington-Wright
2. Headmistresses
Christine Etherington-Wright
3. Women Doctors
Christine Etherington-Wright
4. Nurses and VADs
Christine Etherington-Wright
5. Artists and Practitioners
Christine Etherington-Wright
6. Women Writers

Levine, Caroline - Provoking Democracy: Why We Need the Arts, ebook

Provoking Democracy: Why We Need the Arts

Levine, Caroline


Covers a broad range of topics, from disputes over public art, copyright, and obscenity, to the operations of the House Un-American Activities Committee during the Cold War Highlights detailed and at times shocking debates over the role of the rebellious artist within

Trotter, Mary - Modern Irish Theatre, ebook

Modern Irish Theatre

Trotter, Mary


Analysing major Irish dramas and the artists and companies that performed them, Modern Irish Theatre provides an engaging and accessible introduction to twentieth-century Irish theatre: its origins, dominant themes, relationship to politics and culture, and influence on theatre movements

Nagai, Kaori - Kipling and Beyond, ebook

Kipling and Beyond

Nagai, Kaori


‘Blindness’ and the Idea of the Artist in Rudyard Kipling’s ‘“They”’ and Michael Ondaatje’s Anil’s Ghost
Shirley Chew
9. What They Knew of Nation and Empire: Rudyard Kipling and C. L. R. James
Claire Westall
10. Ex-patriotism

Fraser, James Alexander - Joyce & Betrayal, ebook

Joyce & Betrayal

Fraser, James Alexander


“Boyhood” as “Death”: Betrayal in A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
James Alexander Fraser
4. “A nation exacts a penance”: Platonic Betrayal and Heroic Return in Exiles
James Alexander Fraser
5. “Like thieves in the night”:

McTurk, Rory - A Companion to Old Norse-Icelandic Literature and Culture, ebook

A Companion to Old Norse-Icelandic Literature and Culture

McTurk, Rory


Comprises 29 chapters written by leading scholars in the field Reflects current debates among Old Norse-Icelandic scholars Pays attention to previously neglected areas of study, such as the sagas of Icelandic bishops and the fantasy sagas Looks at the ways Old Norse-Icelandic literature is used by modern

Hiddleston, J. A. - Baudelaire and the Art of Memory, ebook

Baudelaire and the Art of Memory

Hiddleston, J. A.


The title reflects Baudelaire's conviction, which emphasizes in relation to Delacroix, Daumier, Guys, and Wagner, that all art, whether it is painting, poetry or music, springs from the memory of the artist and speaks to the memory of the consumer of that art. This