Literary/Critical Theory Products

  • Resisting Boundaries

    The Subject of Naturalism in Brazil

    By Eva P. Bueno

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Turandot's Sisters

    A Study of the Folktale AT 851

    By Christine Goldberg

    First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Gulliver and the Gentle Reader (1991)

    Studies in Swift and Our Time

    By C J Rawson

    Originally published in 1991, Gulliver and the Gentle Reader critically examines the writing of Jonathan Swift. The book is predominately concerned with what Rawson coins ‘the "unofficial" energies’ which work below the surface of Swift’s conscious themes. Alongside this discussion, Rawson provides…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Democratic Political Tragedy in the Postcolony

    The Tragedy of Postcoloniality in Michael Manley’s Jamaica and Nelson Mandela’s South Africa

    By Greg A. Graham

    A ground-breaking work in Africana political thought that links the plight of progressive political endeavors in Africa with those in the Diaspora and beyond, Democratic Tragedy in the Postcolony engages with two of the defining political sagas of the postcolonial era. The book presents Michael…

    Hardback – 2017-10-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

  • Reception

    By Ika Willis

    Reception introduces students and academics alike to the study of the way in which texts are received by readers, viewers, and audiences. Organised conceptually and thematically, this book provides a much-needed overview of the field, drawing on work in literary and cultural studies as well as…

    Paperback – 2017-10-16 
    Routledge
    The New Critical Idiom

  • Routledge Revivals: New Directions in Literary History (1974)

    Edited by Ralph Cohen

    First published in 1974, New Directions in Literary History is a collection of theoretical essays on literary history written by an international group of scholars. It is the first comprehensive attempt to present the approaches to literary history that have developed from phenomenology, from…

    Hardback – 2017-10-13 
    Routledge

  • Cultural and Political Nostalgia in the Age of Terror

    The Melancholic Sublime

    By Matthew Leggatt

    This book re-examines the role of the sublime across a range of disparate cultural texts, from architecture and art, to literature, digital technology, and film, detailing a worrying trend towards nostalgia and arguing that, although the sublime has the potential to be the most powerful uniting…

    Hardback – 2017-10-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • A Victorian Art of Fiction

    Essays on the Novel in British Periodicals 1830-1850

    Edited by John Charles Olmsted

    First published in 1979, this collection of sixty-three essays on the novel drawn from ten periodicals demonstrates the primary concerns of those discussing the nature and purpose of prose fiction in the period from 1830 to 1850. The essays reflect what was thought and said about the art of fiction…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: A Victorian Art of Fiction

  • A Victorian Art of Fiction

    Essays on the Novel in British Periodicals 1851-1869

    Edited by John Charles Olmsted

    First published in 1979, this collection of thirty-three essays on the novel drawn from thirteen periodicals demonstrates the primary concerns of those discussing the nature and purpose of prose fiction in the period from 1851 to 1869. The essays reflect what was thought and said about the art of…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: A Victorian Art of Fiction

  • A Victorian Art of Fiction

    Essays on the Novel in British Periodicals 1870-1900

    Edited by John Charles Olmsted

    First published in 1979, this collection of thirty-nine essays on the novel drawn from seventeen periodicals demonstrates the primary concerns of those discussing the nature and purpose of prose fiction in the period from 1870 to 1900. The essays reflect what was thought and said about the art of…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: A Victorian Art of Fiction

  • Samuel Weber

    Acts of Reading

    By Simon Morgan Wortham

    Title first published in 2003. 'Weber is probably the only person in his generation who is equally at home in and directly informed about contemporary literary theory and its antecedents in Germany, France, and the US. His theoretical interest in psychoanalysis serves as a viewpoint from which a…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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