20th Century Literature Products

  • Routledge Revivals: David Rabe (1988)

    A Stage History and a Primary and Secondary Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By Philip C. Kolin

    In the twenty years that preceded the publication of this book in 1988, David Rabe was in the vanguard of playwrights who shaped American theatre. As the first full-length work on Rabe, this book laid the groundwork for later critical and biographical studies. The first part consists of an essay…

    Paperback – 2018-05-31

  • D.H. Lawrence

    A Guide to Research, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Jackson Rice

    Originally published in 1983, D.H. Lawrence is an annotated bibliographic collection of works by and about D.H. Lawrence. Consisting of three parts, the primary bibliography contains separate bibliographies of Lawrence’s major publications, of collection editions of his works, of his letters, and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-22
    Routledge Revivals

  • Annotating Salman Rushdie

    Reading the Postcolonial, 1st Edition

    By Vijay Mishra

    How does one read a foundational postcolonial writer in English with declared Indian subcontinent roots? This book looks at ways of reading, and uncovering and recovering meanings, in postcolonial writing in English through the works of Salman Rushdie. It uses textual criticism and applied…

    Hardback – 2018-05-18
    Routledge India
    Literary Cultures of the Global South

  • The Soft Machine

    Cybernetic Fiction, 1st Edition

    By David Porush

    The Soft Machine, originally published in 1985, represents a significant contribution to the study of contemporary literature in the larger cultural and scientific context. David Porush shows how the concepts of cybernetics and artificial intelligence that have sparked our present revolution in…

    Hardback – 2018-05-14
    Routledge Library Editions: Artificial Intelligence

  • Lorca’s Legacy

    Essays in Interpretation, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Mayhew

    In Lorca’s Legacy, Jonathan Mayhew explores multiple aspects of the creative and critical afterlife of Federico García Lorca, the most internationally recognized Spanish poet and playwright of the twentieth century. Lorca is an iconic and charismatic figure who has evoked the admiration and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-10
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • The Individual and the Authority Figure in Egyptian Prose Literature

    1st Edition

    By Yona Sheffer

    The Individual and the Authority Figure in Egyptian Prose Literature explores and analyses political conflicts between individuals and authority figures, as those conflicts are depicted in thirteen Egyptian novels written from 1957 to the last years of Mubarak's presidency. The book discusses the…

    Hardback – 2018-05-10
    Literary Criticism and Cultural Theory

  • Imagining Neoliberal Globalization in Contemporary World Fiction

    1st Edition

    By Michael Walonen

    We are in the midst of the third tectonic social transformation in human history. Our current transition toward greater forms of transnational interconnection, consumption- and finance-driven rather than production-based capitalism, digital information and cultural flows, and the attendant…

    Hardback – 2018-05-03
    Popular Culture and World Politics

  • Constructing Coherence in the British Short Story Cycle

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick Gill, Florian Kläger

    The first major collection of essays on the contemporary British short story cycle, this volume offers in-depth explorations of the genre by comparing its strategies for creating coherence with those of the novel and the short story collection, inquiring after the ties that bind individual short…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30
    Literary Criticism and Cultural Theory

  • The Dilemma of Faith in Modern Japanese Literature

    Metaphors of Christianity, 1st Edition

    By Massimiliano Tomasi

    The first book-length study to explore the links between Christianity and modern Japanese literature, this book analyses the process of conversion of nine canonical authors, unveiling the influence that Christianity had on their self-construction, their oeuvre and, ultimately, the trajectory of…

    Hardback – 2018-04-26
    Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies

  • Life Writing and Space

    1st Edition

    By Eveline Kilian, Hope Wolf

    How does our ability, desire or failure to locate ourselves within space, and with respect to certain places, effect the construction and narration of our identities? Approaching recordings and interpretations of selves, memories and experiences through the lens of theories of space and place, this…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25

  • ‘The Right Thing to Read’

    A History of Australian Girl-Readers, 1910-1960, 1st Edition

    By Bronwyn Lowe

    ‘The Right Thing to Read’: A History of Australian Girl-Readers, 1910-1960 explores the reading habits, identity, and construction of femininity of Australian girls aged between ten and fourteen from 1910 to 1960. It investigates changing notions of Australian girlhood across the period, and…

    Hardback – 2018-03-19
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • Beyond the Victorian/ Modernist Divide

    Remapping the Turn-of-the-Century Break in Literature, Culture and the Visual Arts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anne-Florence Gillard-Estrada, Anne Besnault-Levita

    Beyond the Victorian/ Modernist Divide contributes to a new phase in the Victorian-modern debate of traditional periodization through the perspective lens of literature and the visual arts. Breaking away from conventionally fixed discourses and dichotomies, this book utilizes an interdisciplinary…

    Hardback – 2018-03-13
    Among the Victorians and Modernists

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