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  • Contexts of Violence in Comics book cover

    Contexts of Violence in Comics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Hague, Ian Horton, Nina Mickwitz

    This book asks the reader to consider the ways in which violence and its representations may be enabled or restricted by the contexts in which they take place. It analyzes how structures and organising principles, be they political, cultural, religious, legal or historical, might encourage, demand…

    Hardback – 2019-08-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Comics Studies

  • Representing Acts of Violence in Comics book cover

    Representing Acts of Violence in Comics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Hague, Ian Gordon, Nina Mickwitz

    This book examines the ways in which individual moments of violence develop, and are presented, in comics and graphic novels. It raises questions about depiction and the act of showing violence, but it also considers the ways in which violence can affect those involved over the long term. The…

    Hardback – 2019-08-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Comics Studies

  • David Foster Wallace and the Body book cover

    David Foster Wallace and the Body

    1st Edition

    By Peter Sloane

    David Foster Wallace and the Body is the first book-length study to focus on Wallace’s career-long fascination with the human body and the textual representation of the body. The book provides engaging, accessible close readings that highlight the importance of the overlooked, and yet central theme…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Literature

  • Ezra Pound and 20th-Century Theories of Language: Faith with the Word book cover

    Ezra Pound and 20th-Century Theories of Language

    Faith with the Word, 1st Edition

    By James Dowthwaite

    Ezra Pound is one of the most significant poets of the twentieth century; a writer whose poetry is particularly notable for the intensity of its linguistic qualities. Indeed, from the principles of imagism to the polyphony of his Cantos, Pound is central to our conception of modernism’s…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge

  • The Emergency and the Indian English Novel: Memory, Culture and Politics book cover

    The Emergency and the Indian English Novel

    Memory, Culture and Politics, 1st Edition

    By Raita Marjaana Merivirta

    This book examines the memory of the National Emergency (1975-1977) in Indian English novels of 1980s and 1990s. It looks at five major, award-winning works: Salman Rushdie’s ‘Booker of Bookers’ Midnight’s Children (1981), Nayantara Sahgal’s Rich Like Us (1985), Shashi Tharoor’s The Great Indian…

    Hardback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge India

  • Bodies in Transitions in the Health Humanities: Representations of Corporeality book cover

    Bodies in Transitions in the Health Humanities

    Representations of Corporeality, 1st Edition

    Edited by LISA M DETORA, Stephanie Mathilde Hilger

    In recent years, the transitioning body has become the subject of increasing scholarly, medical, and political interest. This interdisciplinary collection seeks to enable productive dialogue about bodily transformation and its many potential meanings and possibilities. Recent high-profile sex…

    Hardback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Kipling and Yeats at 150: Retrospectives/Perspectives book cover

    Kipling and Yeats at 150

    Retrospectives/Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Promodini Varma, Anubhav Pradhan

    This book evaluates the parallels, divergences, and convergences in the literary legacies of Rudyard Kipling and William Butler Yeats. Coming 150 years after their birth, the volume sheds light on the conversational undercurrents that pull together the often diametrically polar worldviews of these…

    Hardback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge India

  • Adorno and the Architects of Late Style in India: Rabindranath Tagore, Mulk Raj Anand, Vikram Seth, and Dayanita Singh book cover

    Adorno and the Architects of Late Style in India

    Rabindranath Tagore, Mulk Raj Anand, Vikram Seth, and Dayanita Singh, 1st Edition

    By Tania Roy

    Examining works by Rabindranath Tagore, Mulk Raj Anand, and Vikram Seth through the lens of T.W. Adorno's poetics of lateness, Tania Roy reads the category of late style in terms of the "belated" literatures and cultures of the postcolonial world. When does artistic or literary failure become the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-28 
    Routledge

  • Museum and Gallery Publishing: From Theory to Case Study book cover

    Museum and Gallery Publishing

    From Theory to Case Study, 1st Edition

    By Sally Hughes

    Museum and Gallery Publishing examines the theory and practice of general and scholarly publishing associated with museum and art gallery collections. Focusing on the production and reception of these texts, the book explains the relevance of publishing to the cultural, commercial and social…

    Hardback – 2019-06-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

  • Archaeology of the Unconscious: Italian Perspectives book cover

    Archaeology of the Unconscious

    Italian Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Fabio A Camilletti, Alessandra Aloisi

    In reconstructing the birth and development of the notion of ‘unconscious’, historians of ideas have heavily relied on the Freudian concept of Unbewussten, retroactively projecting the psychoanalytic unconscious over a constellation of diverse cultural experiences taking place in the eighteenth and…

    Hardback – 2019-06-15 
    Routledge

  • Eugenia and Adelaide, A Novel: Frances Sheridan book cover

    Eugenia and Adelaide, A Novel

    Frances Sheridan, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna M Fitzer

    Frances Sheridan’s Eugenia and Adelaide is an astonishing first novel of parental tyranny, infidelity, kidnap, blackmail and violence played out over two volumes against the backdrop of continental Europe.  The friendship of Eugenia and Adelaide endures in spite of their separation at the beginning…

    Hardback – 2019-06-14 
    Routledge
    The Early Modern Englishwoman, 1500-1750: Contemporary Editions

  • History, Hagiography and Biblical Exegesis: Essays on Bede, Adomnán and Thomas Becket book cover

    History, Hagiography and Biblical Exegesis

    Essays on Bede, Adomnán and Thomas Becket, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer O'Reilly

    Edited by Máirín MacCarron, Diarmuid Scully

    When she died in 2016, Dr Jennifer O’Reilly left behind a body of published and unpublished work in three areas of medieval studies: the iconography of the Gospel Books produced in early medieval Ireland and Anglo-Saxon England; the writings of Bede and his older Irish contemporary, Adomnán of Iona…

    Hardback – 2019-06-14 
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

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