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Field-defining volumes in new and exciting areas of literary studies. These volumes are ideal introductions for beginners, or handy volumes for those already working in the field: summarising current scholarship, whilst pushing the boundaries of emerging trends they are must-have collections.

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The Routledge Companion to Travel Writing

The Routledge Companion to Travel Writing

1st Edition

Edited By Carl Thompson
September 10, 2019

As many places around the world confront issues of globalization, migration and postcoloniality, travel writing has become a serious genre of study, reflecting some of the greatest concerns of our time. Encompassing forms as diverse as field journals, investigative reports, guidebooks, memoirs, ...

The Routledge Companion to Literature and Religion

The Routledge Companion to Literature and Religion

1st Edition

Edited By Mark Knight
August 19, 2019

This unique and comprehensive volume looks at the study of literature and religion from a contemporary, critical perspective. Including discussion of global literature and world religions, this Companion looks at: key moments in the story of religion and literary studies from Matthew Arnold ...

The Routledge Companion to Literature and Human Rights

The Routledge Companion to Literature and Human Rights

1st Edition

Edited By Sophia McClennen, Alexandra Schultheis Moore
August 15, 2019

The Routledge Companion to Literature and Human Rights provides a comprehensive, transnational, and interdisciplinary map to this emerging field, offering a broad overview of human rights and literature while providing innovative readings on key topics. The first of its kind, this volume covers ...

The Routledge Companion to Transnational American Studies

The Routledge Companion to Transnational American Studies

1st Edition

Edited By Nina Morgan, Alfred Hornung, Takayuki Tatsumi
April 23, 2019

The Routledge Companion to Transnational American Studies provides scholars and students of American Studies with theoretical and applied essays that help to define Transnational American Studies as a discipline and practice. In more than 30 essays, the volume offers a history of the concept of ...

The Routledge Companion to Twenty-First Century Literary Fiction

The Routledge Companion to Twenty-First Century Literary Fiction

1st Edition

Edited By Daniel O'Gorman, Robert Eaglestone
December 13, 2018

The study of contemporary fiction is a fascinating yet challenging one. Contemporary fiction has immediate relevance to popular culture, the news, scholarly organizations, and education – where it is found on the syllabus in schools and universities – but it also offers challenges. What is ‘...

Routledge Companion to Pakistani Anglophone Writing

Routledge Companion to Pakistani Anglophone Writing

1st Edition

Edited By Aroosa Kanwal, Saiyma Aslam
August 28, 2018

The Routledge Companion to Pakistani Anglophone Writing forms a theoretical, comprehensive, and critically astute overview of the history and future of Pakistani literature in English. Dealing with key issues for global society today, from terrorism, religious extremism, fundamentalism, corruption,...

The Routledge Companion to Literature and Economics

The Routledge Companion to Literature and Economics

1st Edition

Edited By Matt Seybold, Michelle Chihara
September 26, 2018

The study of literature and economics is by no means a new one, but since the financial crash of 2008, the field has grown considerably with a broad range of both fiction and criticism. The Routledge Companion to Literature and Economics is the first authoritative guide tying together the seemingly...

The Routledge Companion to World Literature and World History

The Routledge Companion to World Literature and World History

1st Edition

Edited By May Hawas
April 25, 2018

The Routledge Companion to World Literature and World History is a comprehensive and engaging volume, combining essays from historians and literary academics to create a space for productive cross-cultural encounters between the two fields. In addition to the 27 essays, the Companion includes ...

The Routledge Companion to Literature and Food

The Routledge Companion to Literature and Food

1st Edition

Edited By Lorna Piatti-Farnell, Donna Lee Brien
March 28, 2018

The Routledge Companion to Literature and Food explores the relationship between food and literature in transnational contexts, serving as both an introduction and a guide to the field in terms of defining characteristics and development. Balancing a wide-reaching view of the long histories and ...

The Routledge Companion to Picturebooks

The Routledge Companion to Picturebooks

1st Edition

Edited By Bettina Kümmerling-Meibauer
December 12, 2017

Containing forty-eight chapters, The Routledge Companion to Picturebooks is the ultimate guide to picturebooks. It contains a detailed introduction, surveying the history and development of the field and emphasizing the international and cultural diversity of picturebooks. Divided into five key ...

The Routledge Research Companion to Digital Medieval Literature

The Routledge Research Companion to Digital Medieval Literature

1st Edition

Edited By Jennifer Boyle, Helen Burgess
November 30, 2017

Working across literature, history, theory and practice, this volume offers insight into the specific digital tools and interfaces, as well as the modalities, theories and forms, central to some of the most exciting new research and critical, scholarly and artistic production in medieval and ...

The Routledge Companion to International Children's Literature

The Routledge Companion to International Children's Literature

1st Edition

Edited By John Stephens
September 19, 2017

Demonstrating the aesthetic, cultural, political and intellectual diversity of children’s literature across the globe, The Routledge Companion to International Children’s Literature is the first volume of its kind to focus on the undervisited regions of the world. With particular focus on Asia, ...

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