Interdisciplinary Literary Studies Products

  • Cultural Evolution and its Discontents

    Cognitive Overload, Parasitic Cultures, and the Humanistic Cure, 1st Edition

    By Robert N. Watson

    People worry that computers, robots, interstellar aliens, or Satan himself – brilliant, stealthy, ruthless creatures – may seize control of our world and destroy what’s uniquely valuable about the human race. Cultural Evolution and its Discontents shows that our cultural systems – especially those…

    Hardback – 2018-11-26
    Routledge
    Literary Criticism and Cultural Theory

  • Zöopedagogies

    Creatures as Teachers in Middle English Romance, 1st Edition

    By Bonnie J. Erwin

    The human protagonists of medieval romance are works in progress. They are learners, taught by an unexpected set of teachers: non-human animals including horses, hawks, lions, and the various quarry of the hunt. These "creature teachers" show humans how to be more perfectly human—how to love, fight…

    Hardback – 2018-11-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Medieval Literature and Culture

  • Shakespeare and Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Locke Hart

    Shakespeare and Asia brings together innovative scholars from Asia or with Asian connections to explore these matters of East-West and global contexts then and now. The collection ranges from interpretations of Shakespeare’s plays and his relations with other authors like Marlowe and Dickens…

    Hardback – 2018-11-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Shakespeare

  • Discourse in Translation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Said Faiq

    This book explores the discourse in and of translation within and across cultures and languages. From the macro aspects of translation as an inter- cultural project to actual analysis of textual ingredients that contribute to translation and interpreting as discourse, the ten chapters represent…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge

  • The Radical Ecology of the Shelleys

    Eros and Environment, 1st Edition

    By Colin Carman

    The Radical Ecology of the Shelleys: Eros and Environment is the first full-length study to explore a radically queer ecology at work in writings by Percy Bysshe Shelley and Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley as their discussions of nature and the natural consistently link ecology and erotic practice.…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in World Literatures and the Environment

  • On Declaring Love

    Eighteenth-Century Literature and Jane Austen, 1st Edition

    By Fred Parker

    "What did she say? – Just what she ought, of course. A lady always does." This book explores the act of declaring love in works of literature written between the middle of the eighteenth century and the death of Jane Austen - and uncovers the uncertain boundaries of the self in the force-field of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Literature

  • Stages of Transmutation

    Science Fiction, Biology, and Environmental Posthumanism, 1st Edition

    By Tom Idema

    Stages of Transmutation: Science Fiction, Biology, and Environmental Posthumanism develops the theoretical perspective of environmental posthumanism through analyses of acclaimed science fiction novels by Greg Bear, Octavia Butler, Kim Stanley Robinson, and Jeff VanderMeer, in which the human…

    Hardback – 2018-11-08
    Routledge
    Perspectives on the Non-Human in Literature and Culture

  • A Sociological Approach to Poetry Translation

    Modern European Poet-Translators, 1st Edition

    By Jacob S. D. Blakesley

    This volume provides an in-depth comparative study of translation practices and the role of the poet-translator across different countries and in so doing, demonstrates the need for poetry translation to be extended beyond close reading and situated in context. Drawing on a corpus composed of data…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • The Poetics of International Politics

    Fact and Fiction in Narrative Representations of World Affairs, 1st Edition

    By Milan Babík

    A cutting-edge contribution to the aesthetic turn in international relations scholarship, this book exposes the role of poetic techniques in constituting the reality of international politics. It has two symmetrical goals: to illuminate the nonempirical fictions of factual international relations…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge

  • Theorizing Ethnicity and Nationality in the Chick Lit Genre

    1st Edition

    Edited by Erin Hurt

    Scholars and readers alike need little help identifying the infamous Bridget Jones or Carrie Bradshaw. While it is no stretch to say that these fictional characters are the most recognizable within the chic lit genre, there are certainly many others that have helped define this body of work. While…

    Hardback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Literature

  • From Medievalism to Early-Modernism

    Adapting the English Past, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marina Gerzic, Aidan Norrie

    From Medievalism to Early-Modernism: Adapting the English Past is a collection of essays that both analyses the historical and cultural medieval and early modern past, and engages with the medievalism and early-modernism—a new term introduced in this collection—present in contemporary popular…

    Hardback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Medieval Literature and Culture

  • From the Delivered to the Dispatched

    Masculinity in Modern American Fiction (1969-1977), 1st Edition

    By Harriet Stilley

    From the Delivered to the Dispatched: Masculinity in Modern American Fiction (1969-1977) focuses on masculinity in late twentieth-century American fiction. This rigorous study shows the ways post-war American authors engage with the tension between capitalist consumer culture and traditional…

    Hardback – 2018-10-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Literature

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