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  • Nation-Space in Enlightenment Britain

    An Archaeology of Empire, 1st Edition

    By Mita Choudhury

    Nation-Space in Enlightenment Britain: An Archaeology of Empire is a provocative intervention that extends considerably the parameters of on-going dialogues about British identity during the Enlightenment. Thoughtfully interdisciplinary and with an allegiance to the culture which literary…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Literature

  • Black Canadian Literature and the Construction of Cultural Memory

    1st Edition

    By Pilar Cuder Dominguez

    In her new book, Pilar Cuder Dominguez examines the construction of cultural memory in contemporary Canadian writing by black authors, identifying the tensions between the national imaginary and the transnational trajectories of the African diaspora. Black Canadian Literature and the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

  • Mood

    Aesthetics, Psychology, Philosophy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Birgit Breidenbach, Thomas Docherty

    Mood is a phenomenon whose study is inherently interdisciplinary. While it has remained resistant to theorisation, it nonetheless has a substantial influence on art, politics and society. Since its practical omnipresence in every-day life renders it one of the most significant aspects of affect…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Warwick Series in the Humanities

  • Poetry and Uselessness

    From Coleridge to Ashbery, 1st Edition

    By Robert Archambeau

    W.H. Auden famously claimed "poetry makes nothing happen." That may or may not be the case, but the idea that poetry makes nothing happen has, itself, been extremely influential, and has made a great deal happen in the world.  This book examines several of the main currents in literary history as…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Among the Victorians and Modernists

  • Hermeneutic Ontology in Gadamer and Woolf

    The Being of Art and the Art of Being, 1st Edition

    By Adam Noland

    This volume analyses Virginia Woolf’s novels through a philosophical lens, providing an interpretive overview of her works through Hans-Georg Gadamer’s hermeneutic ontology. The text argues that interpretation itself is the central subject matter of Woolf’s novels: in order to understand these…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • Fieldwork of Empire, 1840-1900

    Intercultural Dynamics in the Production of British Expeditionary Literature, 1st Edition

    By Adrian S. Wisnicki

    Fieldwork of Empire, 1840-1900: Intercultural Dynamics in the Production of British Expeditionary Literature examines the impact of non-western cultural, political, and social forces and agencies on the production of British expeditionary literature; it is a project of recovery. The book argues…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Among the Victorians and Modernists

  • Digital Palaeography

    1st Edition

    By Stewart Brookes, Malte Rehbein, Peter Stokes

    Palaeography, both in the narrow sense of the history of handwriting and more broadly as book history and the study of documents and manuscripts as material objects, stands as the foundation of much of medieval studies. However, the palaeographical method has undergone a significant transformation…

    Hardback – 2019-05-20 
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • Romantic Legacies

    Transnational and Transdisciplinary Contexts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shun-Liang Chao, John Michael Corrigan

    Romantic Legacies: Transnational and Transdisciplinary Contexts presents the most wide-ranging treatment of Romantic regenerations, covering the cross-pollination between the arts or between art and thought in Germany, Britain, France, the US, Russia, India, China, and Japan. Each chapter in the…

    Hardback – 2019-05-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Comparative Literature

  • SHAKESPEARE AND SYMBOLIC VISUALITY

    Shakespeare’s Use of Emblem and Iconography, 1st Edition

    By Peter Daly

    From one of the world leading scholars in emblematics, this book seeks to demonstrate the extent to which Shakespeare used symbolic visually in his use of the stage and objects in his infamous plays. Using obvious examples such as Hamlet's sword or Shylock’s knife and less obvious ones like…

    Hardback – 2019-05-15 
    Routledge

  • Images of Dictatorship

    Stalin in Literature, 1st Edition

    By Rosalind Marsh

    Originally published in 1989, this book presented the first study of the image of Stalin in literature. Analysing the literary presentaiton of historical character and the treatment of 20th Century tyrants in European prose fiction, the book draws a comparison between the depiction of Hitler in…

    Paperback – 2019-05-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Joseph Stalin

  • The Real Stalin

    1st Edition

    By Yves Delbars

    In this book, originally published in English in 1953, the author, recognized as one of the best-informed experts on Eastern European politics, reconstructed during the course of a decade's work, the real history of Stalin, from his youth in Georgia to the last year of his life. Utilizing an…

    Paperback – 2019-05-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Joseph Stalin

  • Stalin Versus Marx

    The Stalinist Historical Doctrine, 1st Edition

    By Klaus Mehnert

    Originally published in 1952, this book examines the change from revolutionism to nationalism which took place in the Soviet Union during the 1930s. It describes the course of this change, as shown by Stalin's decrees and writings, and discusses the Stalinist conception of Russian and world history…

    Paperback – 2019-05-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Joseph Stalin

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