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Routledge Studies in Latin American and Iberian Literature


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Routledge Studies in Latin American and Iberian Literature is our home for cutting-edge, upper-level scholarly monographs and edited collections, focusing on literatures from Central America, South America and the Iberian Peninsula. Books in the series are characterized by dynamic interventions and innovative approaches to established subjects and ground-breaking criticsm on emerging topics in literary studies.

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Beyond sentidiño New Diasporic Reflections on Galician Culture

Beyond sentidiño: New Diasporic Reflections on Galician Culture

1st Edition

Forthcoming

Edited By Daniel Amarelo, Laura Lesta García
July 31, 2024

Beyond Sentidiño: New Diasporic Reflections on Galician Culture is an interdisciplinary study of Galician literature, languages, and cultures. The volume brings together essays from fields across the humanities and social sciences to foster a discussion that incorporates new concepts that, as of ...

Don Quixote’s Impossible Quest for the Absolute in Literature Fiction, Reflection, and Negative Theology

Don Quixote’s Impossible Quest for the Absolute in Literature: Fiction, Reflection, and Negative Theology

1st Edition

Forthcoming

By William Franke
July 31, 2024

This book offers a reading particularly of Part II of Don Quixote, a reading that is embedded in a philosophical reflection on the revelation of religious truth in and through literature. Part II of Don Quixote is the far richer part for its meta-literary reflection on the novel itself as a genre ...

A Posthumous History of José Martí The Apostle and his Afterlife

A Posthumous History of José Martí: The Apostle and his Afterlife

1st Edition

By Alfred J. López
May 27, 2024

A Posthumous History of José Martí: The Apostle and His Afterlife focuses on Martí’s posthumous legacy and his lasting influence on succeeding generations of Cubans on the island and abroad. Over 120 years after his death on a Cuban battlefield in 1895, Martí studies have long been the contested ...

Human Rights in Colombian Literature and Cultural Production Embodied Enactments

Human Rights in Colombian Literature and Cultural Production: Embodied Enactments

1st Edition

Edited By Carlos Gardeazábal Bravo, Kevin G. Guerrieri
January 29, 2024

This volume explores how Colombian novelists, artists, performers, activists, musicians, and others seek to enact—to perform, to stage, to represent—human rights situations that are otherwise enacted discursively, that is, made public or official, in juridical and political realms in which justice ...

Weaving Tales Anglo-Iberian Encounters on Literatures in English

Weaving Tales: Anglo-Iberian Encounters on Literatures in English

1st Edition

Edited By Paula García-Ramírez, Beatriz Valverde, Angélica Varandas, Jason Whittaker
November 30, 2023

This collection of essays brings together a wide range of Spanish and Portuguese academics and writers exploring the ways in which our encounters with literatures in English inform our assumptions about texts and identities (or texts as identities) and the way we read them. Mapping, examining, ...

Female Criminality and “Fake News” in Early Modern Spanish Pliegos Sueltos

Female Criminality and “Fake News” in Early Modern Spanish Pliegos Sueltos

1st Edition

By Stacey L. Parker Aronson
September 25, 2023

This book studies the Early Modern Spanish broadsheet, the tabloid newspaper of its day which functioned to educate, entertain, and indoctrinate its readers, much like today’s "fake news." Parker Aronson incorporates a socio-historical approach in which she considers crime and deviance committed by...

Medicine, Power, and the Authoritarian Regime in Hispanic Literature

Medicine, Power, and the Authoritarian Regime in Hispanic Literature

1st Edition

By Oscar A. Pérez
September 25, 2023

This book offers a substantial examination of how contemporary authors deal with the complex legacies of authoritarian regimes in various Spanish-speaking countries. It does so by focusing on works that explore an under-studied aspect: the reliance of authoritarian power on medical notions for ...

Queer Rebels Rewriting Literary Traditions in Contemporary Spanish Novels

Queer Rebels: Rewriting Literary Traditions in Contemporary Spanish Novels

1st Edition

By Łukasz Smuga
September 25, 2023

Queer Rebels is a study of gay narrative writings published in Spain at the turn of the 20th century. The book scrutinises the ways in which the literary production of contemporary Spanish gay authors – José Luis de Juan, Luis G. Martín, Juan Gil-Albert, Juan Goytisolo, Eduardo Mendicutti, Luis ...

Experiencing Time in the Early Modern Hispanic World After Apocalypse

Experiencing Time in the Early Modern Hispanic World: After Apocalypse

1st Edition

By Ariadna García-Bryce
September 20, 2023

This book considers the new ways time was experienced in the sixteenth- and seventeeth-century Hispanic world in the framework of global Catholicism. It underscores the crucial role that the imitation of Christ plays in modeling how representative writers physically and mentally interiorize ...

Inventing the Romantic Don Quixote in France Jansenists, Rousseau, and British Quixotism

Inventing the Romantic Don Quixote in France: Jansenists, Rousseau, and British Quixotism

1st Edition

By Clark Colahan
June 22, 2023

Cervantes’ now mythical character of Don Quixote began as a far different figure than the altruistic righter of wrongs we know today. The transformation from mad highway robber to secular saint took place in the Romantic Era, but how and where it began has just begun to be understood. Germany and ...

Love Magic and Control in Premodern Iberian Literature

Love Magic and Control in Premodern Iberian Literature

1st Edition

By Veronica Menaldi
May 31, 2023

This book explores the complexity of Iberian identity and multicultural/multi-religious interactions in the Peninsula through the lens of spells, talismans, and imaginative fiction in medieval and early modern Iberia. Focusing particularly on love magic—which manipulates objects, celestial spheres,...

Twenty-First Century Arab and African Diasporas in Spain, Portugal and Latin America

Twenty-First Century Arab and African Diasporas in Spain, Portugal and Latin America

1st Edition

Edited By Cristián H. Ricci
December 30, 2022

This volume considers the Arabic and African diasporas through the underexplored Afro-Hispanic, Luso-Africans, and Mahjari (South American and Mexican authors of Arab descent) experiences in Spain, Portugal, and Latin America. Utilizing both established and emerging approaches, the authors explore ...

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