20th Century Literature Products

  • Sexual Sameness (Routledge Revivals)

    Textual Differences in Lesbian and Gay Writing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph Bristow

    First published in 1992, Sexual Sameness examines the differing textual strategies male and female writers have developed to celebrate homosexuality. Examining such writers as E.M. Forster, James Baldwin, Sylvia Townsend Warner and Audre Lourde, this wide-ranging book demonstrates how literature…

    Paperback – 2015-05-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Historical Imagination of G.K. Chesterton

    Locality, Patriotism, and Nationalism, 1st Edition

    By Joseph McCleary

    This study examines a selection of Chesterton’s novels, poetry, and literary criticism and outlines the distinctive philosophy of history that emerges from these writings. Looking at Chesteron's relationship with and influence upon authors including William Cobbett, Sir Walter Scott, Belloc, Shaw,…

    Paperback – 2015-04-23
    Routledge
    Studies in Major Literary Authors

  • Travel and Modernist Literature

    Sacred and Ethical Journeys, 1st Edition

    By Alexandra Peat

    Through close readings of works from Henry James to W. E. B. Du Bois, and from Virginia Woolf to Jean Rhys, this book discusses how fictional travelers negotiate and adapt various tropes of travel (such as quest, expatriation, displacement, and exile) as models for their own journeys. Specifically,…

    Paperback – 2015-04-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • Primo Levi's Narratives of Embodiment

    Containing the Human, 1st Edition

    By Charlotte Ross

    This innovative reading of Primo Levi’s work offers the first sustained analysis in English of his representations of bodies and embodiment. Discussion spans the range of Levi’s works — from testimony to journalism, from essays to science fiction stories — identifying and tracing multiple…

    Paperback – 2015-04-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • Diary Poetics

    Form and Style in Writers’ Diaries, 1915-1962, 1st Edition

    By Anna Jackson

    The diary is a genre that is often thought of as virtually formless, a "capacious hold-all" for the writer’s thoughts, and as offering unmediated access to the diarist’s true self. Focusing on the diaries of Katherine Mansfield, Virginia Woolf, Antonia White, Joe Orton, John Cheever, and Sylvia…

    Paperback – 2015-04-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • National Identities in Pakistan

    The 1971 war in contemporary Pakistani fiction, 1st Edition

    By Cara Cilano

    In 1971, a war which took place in Pakistan that resulted in the establishment of two separate countries; East Pakistan became Bangladesh, leaving the remaining four western provinces to comprise a truncated Pakistan. This book examines how literature by those who remained Pakistanis acts as a…

    Paperback – 2015-03-04
    Routledge

  • Graham Greene

    An Approach to the Novels, 1st Edition

    By Robert Hoskins

    This study reveals Greene in a dual role as author, one who projects literary experience into his view of life and subsequently projects both his experience and its "literary" interpretation into his fiction; and it defines two phases of Greenes novels through the changing relationship between…

    Paperback – 2015-02-27
    Routledge

  • Three Radical Women Writers

    Class and Gender in Meridel Le Sueur, Tillie Olsen, and Josephine Herbst, 1st Edition

    By Nora Ruth Roberts

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2015-02-27
    Routledge

  • Nadine Gordimer (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Judie Newman

    International in her appeal, Nadine Gordimer is an original and accomplished novelist whose works have found literary and popular recognition. In this critical study, first published in 1988 and the first by a woman, Judie Newman discusses all Gordimer’s novels, including A Sport of Nature.…

    Paperback – 2015-01-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Meaning Of Meaning V 2

    1st Edition

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

    Paperback – 2014-12-23
    Routledge

  • Society and Literature 1945-1970 (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alan Sinfield

    First published in 1983, this book focuses on the twentieth-century writer as both a product, and an interpreter, of his or her society. It explores the social basis of our conceptions of literature and the ways in which writing is affected by the media, institutional and technical, through which…

    Paperback – 2014-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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