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  • Multimodality, Cognition, and Experimental Literature

    1st Edition

    By Alison Gibbons

    Since the turn of the millennium, there has seen an increase in the inclusion of typography, graphics and illustration in fiction. This book engages with visual and multimodal devices in twenty-first century literature, exploring canonical authors like Mark Z. Danielewski and Jonathan Safran Foer…

    Paperback – 2014-07-03
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • Multimodal Epistemologies

    Towards an Integrated Framework, 1st Edition

    Edited by Arianna Maiorani, Christine Christie

    This volume develops a new multimodal semiotic approach to the study of communication, examining how multimodal discourse is construed transmedially and interculturally and how new technologies and cultural stances inform communicative contexts across the world. It contributes to current…

    Hardback – 2014-05-01
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • Renaissance Truths

    Humanism, Scholasticism and the Search for the Perfect Language, 1st Edition

    By Alan R. Perreiah

    Though they have long been portrayed as arch rivals, Alan Perreiah here argues that humanists and scholastics were in fact working in complementary ways toward some of the same goals. After locating the two traditions within the early modern search for the perfect language, this study re-defines…

    Hardback – 2014-04-03

  • Genre (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Heather Dubrow

    This study, first published in 1982, explores and demonstrates the ways in which an awareness of literary genre can illuminate works as diverse as Milton’s ‘Lycidas’ and Berryman’s Sonnets. The first book to offer a historical survey of genre theory, it traces the history from the Greek…

    Hardback – 2014-03-19
    Routledge Revivals

  • Beyond Cognitive Metaphor Theory

    Perspectives on Literary Metaphor, 1st Edition

    Edited by Monika Fludernik

    In this innovative collection, an international group of scholars come together to discuss literary metaphors and cognitive metaphor theory. The volume's goals are three-fold. The first aim of the book is to present some recent approaches to metaphor which have no immediate connection with…

    Paperback – 2014-03-03
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Stylistics

  • The Fictions of Language and the Languages of Fiction

    1st Edition

    By Monika Fludernik

    Monika Fludernik presents a detailed analysis of free indirect discourse as it relates to narrative theory, and the crucial problematic of how speech and thought are represented in fiction.Building on the insights of Ann Banfield's Unspeakable Sentences, Fludernik radically extends Banfield's model…

    Paperback – 2014-02-18

  • Literature, Speech Disorders, and Disability

    Talking Normal, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher Eagle

    Examining representations of speech disorders in works of literature, this first collection of its kind founds a new multidisciplinary subfield related but not limited to the emerging fields of disability studies and medical humanities. The scope is wide-ranging both in terms of national…

    Hardback – 2013-10-08
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • Ulysses and the Poetics of Cognition

    1st Edition

    By Patrick Colm Hogan

    Given Ulysses’ perhaps unparalleled attention to the operations of the human mind, it is unsurprising that critics have explored the work’s psychology. Nonetheless, there has been very little research that draws on recent cognitive science to examine thought and emotion in this novel. Hogan sets…

    Hardback – 2013-09-10
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Stylistics

  • Language and Style

    1st Edition

    By E. L. Epstein

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2013-08-28
    New Accents

  • Linguistics and Novel

    1st Edition

    By Roger Fowler

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2013-03-28
    New Accents

  • Stories and Social Media

    Identities and Interaction, 1st Edition

    By Ruth E. Page

    This book examines everyday stories of personal experience that are published online in contemporary forms of social media. Taking examples from discussion boards, blogs, social network sites, microblogging sites, wikis, collaborative and participatory storytelling projects, Ruth Page explores how…

    Paperback – 2013-01-29
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Languages and Cultures of Eastern Christianity: Georgian

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen H. Rapp, Paul Crego

    This volume brings together a set of key studies on the history and culture of Christian Georgia, along with a substantial new introduction. The opening section sets the regional context, in relation to the Byzantine empire in particular, while subsequent parts deal with the conversion and…

    Hardback – 2012-10-30
    The Worlds of Eastern Christianity, 300-1500

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