• Establishment of

    Establishment of "Drama" Orientation

    Transition of the Research Paradigm of Chinese Dramas in the 1920s and 1930s, 1st Edition

    By Zhang Yifan

    The “national drama” in China is a historical concept. Growing based on the long-standing Chinese culture and art, the traditional drama, mainly in a form of “opera”, has been integrated with the “drama” under the international background. From the perspective of modern “drama and opera”, this book…

    Hardback – 2019-12-13 
    China Perspectives

  • Shakespeare's Tempest and Capitalism: The Storm of History book cover

    Shakespeare's Tempest and Capitalism

    The Storm of History, 1st Edition

    By Helen C. Scott

    In this forceful study, Helen C. Scott situates The Tempest within Marxist analyses of the ‘primitive accumulation’ of capital, which she suggests help explain the play’s continued and particular resonance. The ‘storm’ of the title refers both to Shakespeare’s Tempest hurtling through time, and to…

    Hardback – 2019-12-10 

  • Architecture as Civil Commitment: Lucio Costa's Modernist Project for Brazil book cover

    Architecture as Civil Commitment: Lucio Costa's Modernist Project for Brazil

    1st Edition

    By Gaia Piccarolo

    Architecture as Civil Commitment analyzes the many ways in which Costa shaped the discourse of Brazilian modern architecture, tracing the roots, developments, and counter-marches of a singular form of engagement that programmatically chose to act by cultural means rather than by political ones.…

    Hardback – 2019-12-07 
    Ashgate Studies in Architecture

  • China in the Age of Global Capitalism: Jia Zhangke's Filmic World book cover

    China in the Age of Global Capitalism

    Jia Zhangke's Filmic World, 1st Edition

    By Xiaoping Wang

    Jia Zhangke is praised as “the most internationally prominent and celebrated figure of the Six-Generation of Chinese filmmakers”. This book provides an examination the content and forms of Jia’s featured films and analyzes their merits and faults. Jia’s films often narrate the lives of ordinary…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    China Perspectives

  • The Dramaturgy of the Door book cover

    The Dramaturgy of the Door

    1st Edition

    By Stuart Andrews, Matthew Wagner

    The Dramaturgy of the Door examines the door as a critical but under-explored feature of theatre and performance, asking how doors function on stage, in site-specific practice and in performances of place. This first book-length study on the topic argues that doors engage in and help to shape…

    Hardback – 2019-11-18 
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Digital Disruption in Marketing and Communications: A Strategic and Organizational Approach book cover

    Digital Disruption in Marketing and Communications

    A Strategic and Organizational Approach, 1st Edition

    By Edoardo Magnotta

    This book sets out the new frontier of marketing and communication through real case histories. Companies must re-think their traditional approaches to successfully face the upcoming challenges. They must learn how to innovate and change things when they go well. New emerging technologies such as…

    Hardback – 2019-11-13 
    Routledge Studies in Marketing

  • Unruly Audiences and the Theater of Control in Early Modern London book cover

    Unruly Audiences and the Theater of Control in Early Modern London

    1st Edition

    By Eric Dunnum

    Unruly Audiences and the Theater of Control in Early Modern London explores the effects of audience riots on the dramaturgy of early modern playwrights, arguing that playwrights from Marlowe to Brome often used their plays to control the physical reactions of their audience. This study analyses how…

    Hardback – 2019-11-01 
    Studies in Performance and Early Modern Drama

  • Ceramics and Modernity in Japan book cover

    Ceramics and Modernity in Japan

    1st Edition

    Edited by Meghen Jones, Louise Allison Cort

    Ceramics and Modernity in Japan offers a set of critical perspectives on the creation, patronage, circulation, and preservation of ceramics during Japan’s most dramatic period of modernization, in the Meiji to mid-Showa eras. As in other parts of the world, ceramics in modern Japan developed…

    Hardback – 2019-10-29 
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • The Nature of Nordic Music book cover

    The Nature of Nordic Music

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tim Howell

    The Nature of Nordic Music explores two distinctive yet complementary understandings of the term ‘nature’: the inherent features, characters and qualities of contemporary Nordic music, and how the elemental forces of nature, the phenomena of the physical world (landscape, climate, environment)…

    Hardback – 2019-10-28 

  • New Saints in Late-Mediaeval Venice, 1200–1500: A Typological Study book cover

    New Saints in Late-Mediaeval Venice, 1200–1500

    A Typological Study, 1st Edition

    By Karen E. McCluskey

    This book focuses on the comparatively unknown cults of new saints in late-mediaeval Venice. These new saints were near-contemporary citizens who were venerated by their compatriots without official sanction from the papacy. In doing so, the book uncovers a sub-culture of religious expression that…

    Hardback – 2019-10-24 
    Sanctity in Global Perspective

  • Photography and Imagination book cover

    Photography and Imagination

    1st Edition

    Edited by Amos Morris-Reich, Margaret Olin

    As the prototypical exemplar of modern visual technology, photography was once viewed as a way to enable vision to bypass imagination, producing more reliable representations of reality. But as an achievement of technological modernity, photography can also be seen as a way to realize a creation of…

    Hardback – 2019-10-24 
    Routledge History of Photography

  • New Narratives of Russian and East European Art: Between Traditions and Revolutions book cover

    New Narratives of Russian and East European Art

    Between Traditions and Revolutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Galina Mardilovich, Maria Taroutina

    This book brings together thirteen scholars to introduce the newest and most cutting-edge research in the field of Russian and East European art history. Reconsidering canonical figures, reexamining prevalent debates, and revisiting aesthetic developments, the book challenges accepted histories and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-24 
    Studies in Art Historiography

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