20th Century Literature Products

  • Stages of Transmutation

    Science Fiction, Biology, and Environmental Posthumanism, 1st Edition

    By Tom Idema

    Stages of Transmutation: Science Fiction, Biology, and Environmental Posthumanism develops the theoretical perspective of environmental posthumanism through analyses of acclaimed science fiction novels by Greg Bear, Octavia Butler, Kim Stanley Robinson, and Jeff VanderMeer, in which the human…

    Hardback – 2018-11-08
    Routledge
    Perspectives on the Non-Human in Literature and Culture

  • J. M. Barrie's Peter Pan

    1st Edition

    By Lucie Sutherland

    ‘Do you believe in fairies? Say quick that you believe!’ – Peter Pan Peter Pan is a narrative many of us believe we know well, and yet the J.M. Barrie play that premiered on a West End stage in December 1904 is not the depiction of Peter, Wendy, Hook, and Never Land that most people have…

    Paperback – 2018-10-31
    Routledge

  • Modern Dystopian Fiction and Political Thought

    Narratives of World Politics, 1st Edition

    By Adam Stock

    Over the past few years, ‘dystopia’ has become a word with increasing cultural currency. This volume argues that we live in dystopian times, and more specifically that a genre of fiction called "dystopia" has, above others, achieved symbolic cultural value in representing fears and anxieties about…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30
    Routledge
    Popular Culture and World Politics

  • The Shape of Data in Digital Humanities

    Modeling Texts and Text-based Resources, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julia Flanders, Fotis Jannidis

    Data and its technologies now play a large and growing role in humanities research and teaching. This book addresses the needs of humanities scholars who seek deeper expertise in the area of data modeling and representation. The authors, all experts in digital humanities, offer a clear explanation…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • From the Delivered to the Dispatched

    Masculinity in Modern American Fiction (1969-1977), 1st Edition

    By Harriet Stilley

    From the Delivered to the Dispatched: Masculinity in Modern American Fiction (1969-1977) focuses on masculinity in late twentieth-century American fiction. This rigorous study shows the ways post-war American authors engage with the tension between capitalist consumer culture and traditional…

    Hardback – 2018-10-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Literature

  • Life Writing After Empire

    1st Edition

    Edited by Astrid Rasch

    A watershed moment of the twentieth century, the end of empire saw upheavals to global power structures and national identities. However, decolonisation profoundly affected individual subjectivities too. Life Writing After Empire examines how people around the globe have made sense of the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Lacan Reading Joyce

    1st Edition

    By Colette Soler

    This book discusses Jacques Lacan’s contribution to understanding the life and work of James Joyce, introducing Colette Soler’s influential reading to English readers for the first time. Focusing on Lacan’s famous Seminar on Joyce, the reader will no doubt learn much from Lacan, but also, as Soler…

    Paperback – 2018-10-17
    Routledge
    The Centre for Freudian Analysis and Research Library (CFAR)

  • Composing Modernist Connections in China and Europe

    1st Edition

    By Chunjie Zhang

    Global modernisms are marked by tremendous transformations in lifestyle, historical consciousness, cultural values, ethics, wars, and crises. This book emphasizes modernist connections within literature, culture, history, and media beyond the nation state and the bifurcation between East and West.…

    Hardback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • Dramatizing Time in Twentieth-Century Fiction

    1st Edition

    By William Vesterman

    How have twentieth-century writers used techniques in fiction to communicate the human experience of time? Dramatizing Time in Twentieth-Century Fiction explores this question by analyzing major narratives of the last century that demonstrate how time becomes variously manifested to reflect and…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • This England, That Shakespeare

    New Angles on Englishness and the Bard, 1st Edition

    By Margaret Tudeau-Clayton

    Edited by Willy Maley

    Is Shakespeare English, British, neither or both? Addressing from various angles the relation of the figure of the national poet/dramatist to constructions of England and Englishness this collection of essays probes the complex issues raised by this question, first through explorations of his plays…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • Deliberations: The Journals of Roland Barthes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Neil Badmington

    ‘I’ve never kept a journal’, Roland Barthes declared in 1979, ‘ – or, rather, I’ve never known if I should keep one’. The form itself, he continued, was inferior and ‘unnecessary’, a ‘minor mania of writing’. Barthes died months making this statement, and the years since then have revealed that he…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • Hellenism and Loss in the Work of Virginia Woolf

    1st Edition

    By Theodore Koulouris

    Taking up Virginia Woolf's fascination with Greek literature and culture, this book explores her engagement with the nineteenth-century phenomenon of British Hellenism and her transformation of that multifaceted socio-cultural and political reality into a particular textual aesthetic, which…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge

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