20th Century Literature Products

  • German Culture and the Uncomfortable Past

    Representations of National Socialism in Contemporary Germanic Literature, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Schmitz

    Beginning with the question of the role of the past in the shaping of a contemporary identity, this volumes spans three generations of German and Austrian writers and explores changes and shifts in the aesthetics of Vergangenheitsbewältigung (coming to terms with the past). The purpose of the book…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30
    Routledge
    Warwick Studies in the Humanities

  • Philosophy Rhetoric V 7

    1st Edition

    First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge

  • Women, Philosophy and Literature

    1st Edition

    By Jane Duran

    New work on women thinkers often makes the point that philosophical conceptual thought is where we find it, examples such as Simone de Beauvoir and the nineteenth century Black American writer Anna Julia Cooper assure us that there is ample room for the development of philosophy in literary works…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge

  • On Sibling Love, Queer Attachment and American Writing

    1st Edition

    By Denis Flannery

    Sibling bonds, both literal and figurative, have had a crucial role in American writings of queer desire and identity. In nuanced and original readings, Denis Flannery demonstrates the centrality of fraternal and sororal love to queer strands of nineteenth- and twentieth-century texts from the…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge

  • Caribbean Women Writers and Globalization

    Fictions of Independence, 1st Edition

    By Helen C. Scott

    Caribbean Women Writers and Globalization offers a fresh reading of contemporary literature by Caribbean women in the context of global and local economic forces, providing a valuable corrective to much Caribbean feminist literary criticism. Departing from the trend towards thematic diasporic…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge

  • Poetry and Prayer

    The Power of the Word II, 1st Edition

    By Francesca Bugliani Knox, John Took

    Interdisciplinary and ecumenical in scope, Poetry and Prayer offers theoretical discussion on the profound connection between poetic inspiration and prayer as well as reflection on the work of individual writers and the traditions within which they stand. An international range of established…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to the English Novel

    Volume II, 1st Edition

    By Arnold Kettle

    First published in 1953, this book forms the second part of Arnold Kettle’s An Introduction to the English Novel. In this second part, Kettle builds a discussion of the modern English novel around the study of various books that have a more than casual significance in its development. He begins…

    Paperback – 2017-03-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: An Introduction to the English Novel

  • An Introduction to the English Novel

    Volume I, 1st Edition

    By Arnold Kettle

    First published in 1951 (this edition in 1967), this book forms the first part of Arnold Kettle’s An Introduction to the English Novel. Since the novel, like every other literary form, is a product of history, the book opens with a discussion of how and why the novel developed in England in the…

    Paperback – 2017-03-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: An Introduction to the English Novel

  • Modernism, Middlebrow and the Literary Canon

    The Modern Library Series, 1917–1955, 1st Edition

    By Lise Jaillant

    In the 1920s and 1930s the Modern Library series brought out cheap editions of modernist works. Books by writers including H G Wells, Virginia Woolf and James Joyce, were published and marketed alongside detective fiction and other books that we would now class as ‘middlebrow’. Jaillant provides a…

    Paperback – 2017-03-10
    Routledge
    Literary Texts and the Popular Marketplace

  • Garden Plots

    The Politics and Poetics of Gardens, 1st Edition

    By Shelley Saguaro

    Shelley Saguaro's unique book illustrates the persistent presence of gardens in literature. Gardens in fiction do not simply represent a familiar theme, Saguaro contends, but are bound up with wider aesthetic and ideological issues. As with literary forms, so too are gardens subject to…

    Paperback – 2017-03-06
    Routledge

  • Ludics in Surrealist Theatre and Beyond

    1st Edition

    By Vassiliki Rapti

    Taking as its point of departure the complex question about whether Surrealist theatre exists, this book re-examines the much misunderstood artistic medium of theatre within Surrealism, especially when compared to poetry and painting. This study reconsiders Surrealist theatre specifically from the…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27
    Routledge
    Studies in Surrealism

  • Perspectives on Travel Writing

    1st Edition

    By Glenn Hooper

    Edited by Tim Youngs

    Ranging from the early modern to the postcolonial, and dealing mainly with encounters in Europe, the Americas and the Middle East, Perspectives on Travel Writing is a collection of new essays by international scholars that examines some of the various contexts of travel writing, as well as its…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27
    Routledge
    Studies in European Cultural Transition

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