Taylor & Francis India: Language & Literature

  • The Desertmakers: Travel, War, and the State in Latin America book cover

    The Desertmakers

    Travel, War, and the State in Latin America, 1st Edition

    By Javier Uriarte

    This book studies how the rhetoric of travel introduces different conceptualizations of space and time in scenarios of war during the last decades of the 19th century, in Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, and Uruguay. By examining accounts of war and travel in the context of the consolidation of state…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Travel Writing

  • Postcolonial Animalities book cover

    Postcolonial Animalities

    1st Edition

    By Suvadip Sinha, Amit R. Baishya

    Postcolonial Animalities, co-edited by Suvadip Sinha and Amit R. Baishya, brings together ten essays to consider the interfaces between "human" and "animal" and the concrete presence of animals in postcolonial cultural production. This edited collection critiques monohumanist conceptions of the "…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

  • Ethnic Subjectivity in Intergenerational Memory Narratives: The Politics of the Untold book cover

    Ethnic Subjectivity in Intergenerational Memory Narratives

    The Politics of the Untold, 1st Edition

    By Mónika Fodor

    In this interdisciplinary study, Mónika Fodor explores how intergenerational memory narratives embedded in own stories impact ethnic subjectivity construction. Working with thematically selected life experiences from interviews conducted with second-and later-generation European-Americans, Fodor…

    Hardback – 2019-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Race and Ethnicity

  • Literature with A White Helmet: The Textual-Corporeality of Being, Becoming, and Representing Refugees book cover

    Literature with A White Helmet

    The Textual-Corporeality of Being, Becoming, and Representing Refugees, 1st Edition

    By Lava Asaad

    Literature with A White Helmet explores issues of refugee writers, contemporary works of fiction and nonfiction on the refugee’s body and experience, the biopolitics of refugees, and disputes over the ethicality of representing refugees by writers and human rights activists. The book relies on a…

    Hardback – 2019-12-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • 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 
    Routledge

  • Mediterranean Slavery and World Literature: Captivity Genres from Cervantes to Rousseau book cover

    Mediterranean Slavery and World Literature

    Captivity Genres from Cervantes to Rousseau, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mario Klarer

    Mediterranean Slavery and World Literature is a collection of selected essays about the transformations of captivity experiences in major early modern texts of world literature and popular media, including works by Cervantes, de Vega, Defoe, Rousseau, and Mozart. Where most studies of Mediterranean…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • Literary Experiments in Magazine Publishing: Beyond Serialization book cover

    Literary Experiments in Magazine Publishing

    Beyond Serialization, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Lloyd Vranken

    As the nineteenth century came to an end, a number of voices within the British and American magazine industries pushed back against serialisation as the dominant publication mode, experimenting instead with less conventional magazine formats. This book explores these formats, focusing (in…

    Hardback – 2019-12-01 
    Routledge
    The Nineteenth Century Series

  • Public Spheres of Resonance: Constellations of Affect and Language book cover

    Public Spheres of Resonance

    Constellations of Affect and Language, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anne Fleig, Christian von Scheve

    To understand the profound changes in the modes of public political debate over the past decade, this volume develops a new conception of public spheres as spaces of resonance emerging from the power of language to affect and to ascribe and instill collective emotion. Political discourse is no…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Affective Societies

  • Locating Heisei in Japanese Fiction and Film: The Historical Imagination of the Lost Decades book cover

    Locating Heisei in Japanese Fiction and Film

    The Historical Imagination of the Lost Decades, 1st Edition

    By Marc Yamada

    This book provides the first interdisciplinary examination of the popular fiction and film of the “lost decades” of Japan’s Heisei period (1989-2019). Individual chapters present original analysis of the work of major Heisei writers, filmmakers and manga (comic) artists including Urasawa Naoki,…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Mediating Nature: The Role of Technology in Ecological Literacy book cover

    Mediating Nature

    The Role of Technology in Ecological Literacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sidney I. Dobrin, Sean Morey

    In 2009, editors Sid Dobrin and Sean Morey published the collection Ecosee: Image, Rhetoric, Nature in which contributors addressed how images have shaped popular notions of environmentalism, the environment, and more-than-human nature. Ecosee took up the position that despite the rhetorical power…

    Hardback – 2019-11-25 
    Routledge

  • Corpus Linguistics and the Analysis of Sociolinguistic Change: Language Variety and Ideology in Advertising book cover

    Corpus Linguistics and the Analysis of Sociolinguistic Change

    Language Variety and Ideology in Advertising, 1st Edition

    By Joan O'Sullivan

    Corpus Linguistics and the Analysis of Sociolinguistic Change demonstrates how particular styles and varieties of language are chosen and represented in the media, to reveal changing language ideologies and sociolinguistic change. Drawing on a corpus of ads broadcast on an Irish radio station…

    Hardback – 2019-11-20 
    Routledge

  • Comparative Law: Mixes, Movements, and Metaphors book cover

    Comparative Law

    Mixes, Movements, and Metaphors, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jane Mair, Sean Patrick Donlan

    This book discusses a number of important themes in comparative law: legal metaphors and methodology, the movements of legal ideas and institutions and the mixity they produce, and marriage, an area of law in which culture – or clashes of legal and public cultures – may be particularly evident. In…

    Hardback – 2019-11-15 
    Routledge
    Juris Diversitas

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