20th Century Literature Products

  • Global Issues in Contemporary Hispanic Women's Writing

    Shaping Gender, the Environment, and Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Estrella Cibreiro, Francisca López

    This collection explores the contributions of Hispanic women writers to ongoing Western debates on gender, power, ethics, and the environment, offering a wide range of essays that specifically portray the ways in which contemporary writers focus on issues of global impact in a deliberate and…

    Paperback – 2014-11-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Literature

  • Contemporary Travel Writing of Latin America

    1st Edition

    By Claire Lindsay

    This book considers how contemporary travelers from Latin America write their journeys at and about home. How do Latin American writers of the late twentieth-century negotiate the hybrid and volatile category of travel writing, which has been shaped in large part by myriad Euro-American travelers?…

    Paperback – 2014-09-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Travel Writing

  • Salman Rushdie and Visual Culture

    Celebrating Impurity, Disrupting Borders, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ana Cristina Mendes

    In Salman Rushdie’s novels, images are invested with the power to manipulate the plotline, to stipulate actions from the characters, to have sway over them, seduce them, or even lead them astray. Salman Rushdie and Visual Culture sheds light on this largely unremarked – even if central – dimension…

    Paperback – 2014-09-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • Humor in Contemporary Junior Literature

    1st Edition

    By Julie Cross

    In this new book, Julie Cross examines the intricacies of textual humor in contemporary junior literature, using the tools of literary criticism and humor theory. Cross investigates the dialectical paradoxes of humor and debunks the common belief in oppositional binaries of ‘simple’ versus ‘complex…

    Paperback – 2014-08-12
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • Landscape in Children's Literature

    1st Edition

    By Jane Suzanne Carroll

    This book provides a new critical methodology for the study of landscapes in children's literature. Treating landscape as the integration of unchanging and irreducible physical elements, or topoi, Carroll identifies and analyses four kinds of space — sacred spaces, green spaces, roadways, and…

    Paperback – 2014-07-17
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • The Literature of the Indian Diaspora

    Theorizing the Diasporic Imaginary, 1st Edition

    By Vijay Mishra

    The Literature of the Indian Diaspora constitutes a major study of the literature and other cultural texts of the Indian diaspora. It is also an important contribution to diaspora theory in general. Examining both the ‘old’ Indian diaspora of early capitalism, following the abolition of slavery,…

    Paperback – 2014-05-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

  • Women Writers of the First World War: An Annotated Bibliography

    1st Edition

    By Sharon Ouditt

    'They also serve who only stand and wait' The idea of there being a 'women's writing' during the First World War is often dismissed. The war, the story goes, was a masculine domain, and as women did not fight, it is also assumed that they were excluded from a war experience. This bibliography…

    Paperback – 2014-05-19
    Routledge

  • Discourse and Ideology in Nabokov's Prose

    1st Edition

    Edited by David H. J. Larmour

    The prose writings of Vladimir Nabokov form one of the most intriguing oeuvres of the twentieth century. His novels, which include Despair, Lolita and Pale Fire, have been celebrated for their stylistic artistry, their formal complexity, and their unique treatment of themes of memory, exile, loss,…

    Paperback – 2014-04-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Harwood Studies in Russian and European Literature

  • German-Jewish Popular Culture before the Holocaust

    Kafka's kitsch, 1st Edition

    By David A. Brenner

    David A. Brenner examines how Jews in Central Europe developed one of the first "ethnic" or "minority" cultures in modernity. Not exclusively "German" or "Jewish," the experiences of German-speaking Jewry in the decades prior to the Third Reich and the Holocaust were also negotiated in encounters…

    Paperback – 2014-03-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • Literary Ghosts from the Victorians to Modernism

    The Haunting Interval, 1st Edition

    By Luke Thurston

    This book resituates the ghost story as a matter of literary hospitality and as part of a vital prehistory of modernism, seeing it not as a quaint neo-gothic ornament, but as a powerful literary response to the technological and psychological disturbances that marked the end of the Victorian era.…

    Paperback – 2014-02-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • Aldous Huxley

    1st Edition

    Edited by Donald Watt

    This set comprises forty volumes covering nineteenth and twentieth century European and American authors. These volumes will be available as a complete set, mini boxed sets (by theme) or as individual volumes. This second set compliments the first sixty-eight volume set of Critical Heritage…

    Paperback – 2013-10-31
    Routledge

  • Georgian Poetry 1911-22

    1st Edition

    Edited by Timothy Rogers

    This set comprises 40 volumes covering 19th and 20th century European and American authors. These volumes will be available as a complete set, mini boxed sets (by theme) or as individual volumes. This second set complements the first 68 volume set of Critical Heritage published by Routledge in…

    Paperback – 2013-10-31
    Routledge

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