• Ouida (1839-1908) in Transnational Popular Culture: A Literary Life at the Margins book cover

    Ouida (1839-1908) in Transnational Popular Culture

    A Literary Life at the Margins, 1st Edition

    By Andrew King

    Ouida was the one of the best known and best-selling authors of the nineteenth century. Informed by unknown or neglected sources in English and Italian, Andrew King’s biography interlaces the story of Ouida’s life with new readings of her works and analyses of Victorian popular culture, the…

    Hardback – 2020-06-18 
    Routledge
    The Nineteenth Century Series

  • Riverlands of the Anthropocene: Walking Our Waterways as Places of Becoming book cover

    Riverlands of the Anthropocene

    Walking Our Waterways as Places of Becoming, 1st Edition

    By Margaret Somerville

    This is an invitation to readers to ponder universal questions about human relations with rivers and water for the precarious times of the Anthropocene. The book asks how humans can learn through sensory embodied encounters with local waterways that shape the architecture of cities and make global…

    Hardback – 2020-06-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • The Body in French Queer Thought from Wittig to Preciado: Queer Permeability book cover

    The Body in French Queer Thought from Wittig to Preciado

    Queer Permeability, 1st Edition

    By Elliot Evans

    The Body in French Queer Thought from Wittig to Preciado: Queer Permeability identifies a common concern in French queer works for the materiality of the body, arguing for a return to the body as fundamental to queer thought and politics, from HIV onwards. The emergence of queer theory in France…

    Hardback – 2020-06-17 
    Routledge
    Research in Sexualities

  • Emotional Experience and Microhistory: A Life Story of a Destitute Pauper Poet in the 19th Century book cover

    Emotional Experience and Microhistory

    A Life Story of a Destitute Pauper Poet in the 19th Century, 1st Edition

    By Sigurður Gylfi Magnússon

    Emotional Experience and Microhistory explores the life and death of Magnús Hj. Magnússon through his diary, poetry and other writing, showing how best to use the methods of microhistory to address complicated historical situations. The book deals with the many faces of microhistory and applies it…

    Hardback – 2020-06-08 
    Routledge
    Microhistories

  • Catharine Macaulay's Republican Enlightenment book cover

    Catharine Macaulay's Republican Enlightenment

    1st Edition

    By Karen Green

    The ‘celebrated’ Catharine Macaulay was both lauded and execrated during the eighteenth century for her republican politics and her unconventional, second marriage. This comprehensive biography in the 'life and letters' tradition situates her works in their political and social contexts and offers…

    Hardback – 2020-06-05 
    Routledge

  • Gender-Based Violence in Latin American and Iberian Cinemas book cover

    Gender-Based Violence in Latin American and Iberian Cinemas

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rebeca Maseda García, María José Gámez Fuentes, Barbara Zecchi

    Gender-Based Violence in Latin American and Iberian Cinemas rethinks the intersection between violence and its gendered representation. This is a groundbreaking contribution to the international debate on the cinematic construction of gender-based violence. With essays from diverse cultural…

    Hardback – 2020-06-03 
    Routledge
    Global Gender

  • Artist-Parents in Contemporary Art: Gender, Identity, and Domesticity book cover

    Artist-Parents in Contemporary Art

    Gender, Identity, and Domesticity, 1st Edition

    By Barbara Kutis

    This book examines the increasing intersections of art and parenting from the late 1990s to the early 2010s, when constructions of masculine and feminine identities, as well as the structure of the family, underwent radical change. Barbara Kutis asserts that the championing of the simultaneous…

    Hardback – 2020-06-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Art

  • Secular Societies, Spiritual Selves?: The Gendered Triangle of Religion, Secularity and Spirituality book cover

    Secular Societies, Spiritual Selves?

    The Gendered Triangle of Religion, Secularity and Spirituality, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Fedele, Kim E. Knibbe

    Secular Societies, Spiritual Selves is the first volume to address the gendered intersections of religion, spirituality and the secular through an ethnographic approach. The book examines how ‘spirituality’ has emerged as a relatively ‘silent’ category with which people often signal that they are…

    Hardback – 2020-05-29 
    Routledge
    Gendering the Study of Religion in the Social Sciences

  • Heritage in the Home: Domestic Prehabitation and Inheritance book cover

    Heritage in the Home

    Domestic Prehabitation and Inheritance, 1st Edition

    By Caron Lipman

    This book explores how people encounter the pasts of their homes, offering insights into the affective, emotional and embodied geographies of domestic heritage. For many people, the intimacy of dwelling is tempered by levels of awareness that their home has been previously occupied by other people…

    Hardback – 2020-05-29 
    Routledge
    Critical Studies in Heritage, Emotion and Affect

  • Straight Skin, Gay Masks and Pretending to be Gay on Screen book cover

    Straight Skin, Gay Masks and Pretending to be Gay on Screen

    1st Edition

    By Gilad Padva

    Straight Skin, Gay Masks and Pretending to Be Gay on Screen examines cinematic depictions of pretending-to-be-gay, assessing performances that not only reflect heteronormative and explicitly homophobic attitudes, but also offer depictions of gay selfhood with more nuanced multidirectional…

    Hardback – 2020-05-29 
    Routledge
    Research in Sexualities

  • Women Who Buy Sex: Converging Sexualities? book cover

    Women Who Buy Sex

    Converging Sexualities?, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Kingston, Natalie Hammond, Scarlett Redman

    Drawing on empirical data from women who pay for sexual services and those who provide services to women, this ground-breaking study is the first of its kind in the UK, detailing the experiences of women who pay for sex in an explicit, direct, prearranged way. Unlike previous research on clients,…

    Hardback – 2020-05-25 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Studies in Sex for Sale

  • Violence and Resistance in Sikh Gendered Identity book cover

    Violence and Resistance in Sikh Gendered Identity

    1st Edition

    By Jaspal Kaur Singh

    This book examines the constructions and representations of male and female Sikhs in Indian and diasporic literature and culture through the consideration of the role of violence as constitutive of Sikh identity. How do Sikh men and women construct empowering identities within the Indian…

    Hardback – 2020-05-25 
    Routledge India

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