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  • Researching Translation in the Age of Technology and Global Conflict

    Selected Works of Mona Baker, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kyung Hye Kim, Yifan Zhu

    Mona Baker is one of the leading figures in the development of translation studies as an academic discipline. This book brings together fifteen of her most influential articles, carefully selected and grouped under three main topics that represent her most enduring contributions to the field:…

    Paperback – 2019-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Kaçan Adam

    A Turkish Learner’s Crime Novel, 1st Edition

    By Marianne Wiegand

    Aimed at intermediate Turkish learners, Kaçan Adam: A Turkish Learner’s Crime Novel is a short mystery / detective story in idiomatic Turkish complete with exercises, vocabulary and grammar review. Over the course of 24 lively chapters, it follows the fate of former intelligence officer Erkan…

    Paperback – 2019-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Olive Schreiner and African Modernism

    Allegory, Empire and Postcolonial Writing, 1st Edition

    By Jade Munslow Ong

    This book works across established categories of modernism and postcolonialism in order to radically revise the periods, places, and topics traditionally associated with anti-colonialism and aesthetic experimentation in African literature. The book is the first account of Olive Schreiner as a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-13 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Reenactment Studies

    Key Terms in the Field, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vanessa Agnew, Jonathan Lamb, Juliane Tomann

    The Routledge Handbook of Reenactment Studies provides the first overview of significant concepts within reenactment studies. The volume includes a co-authored critical introduction and a comprehensive compilation of key term entries contributed by leading reenactment scholars from Europe, North…

    Hardback – 2019-12-12 
    Routledge

  • Life Writing and Celebrity

    Exploring Intersections, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sandra Mayer, Julia Novak

    This book examines the relationship between life writing and celebrity in English-language and comparative literary and cultural contexts, focusing on historical as well as contemporary auto/biographical subjects. With contributions on the 18th-century actress Peg Woffington, Charles Dickens, Mary…

    Hardback – 2019-12-12 
    Routledge

  • Literature with A White Helmet

    The Textual-Corporeality of Being, Becoming, and Representing Refugees, 1st Edition

    By Lava Asaad

    Literature with A White Helmet explores issues of refugee writers, contemporary works of fiction and nonfiction on the refugee’s body and experience, the biopolitics of refugees, and disputes over the ethicality of representing refugees by writers and human rights activists. The book relies on a…

    Hardback – 2019-12-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • Shakespeare's Tempest and Capitalism

    The Storm of History, 1st Edition

    By Helen C. Scott

    In this forceful study, Helen C. Scott situates The Tempest within Marxist analyses of the ‘primitive accumulation’ of capital, which she suggests help explain the play’s continued and particular resonance. The ‘storm’ of the title refers both to Shakespeare’s Tempest hurtling through time, and to…

    Hardback – 2019-12-10 
    Routledge

  • Mediterranean Slavery and World Literature

    Captivity Genres from Cervantes to Rousseau, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mario Klarer

    Mediterranean Slavery and World Literature is a collection of selected essays about the transformations of captivity experiences in major early modern texts of world literature and popular media, including works by Cervantes, de Vega, Defoe, Rousseau, and Mozart. Where most studies of Mediterranean…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • Modern Irish

    A Comprehensive Grammar, 1st Edition

    By Nancy Stenson

    Modern Irish: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference guide to modern Irish grammar, providing a thorough overview of the language. Key features include: highly systematic coverage of all levels of structure: sound system, word formation, sentence construction and connection of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Comprehensive Grammars

  • Cinema and Political Thinking

    A Student’s Guide to Political Theory and Methods, 1st Edition

    By Michael J. Shapiro

    In this book Michael J. Shapiro stages a series of pedagogical encounters between political theory, represented as a compositional challenge, and cinematic texts, emphasizing how to achieve an effective research paper/essay by heeding the compositional strategies of films. The text’s…

    Paperback – 2019-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Literary Experiments in Magazine Publishing

    Beyond Serialization, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Lloyd Vranken

    As the nineteenth century came to an end, a number of voices within the British and American magazine industries pushed back against serialisation as the dominant publication mode, experimenting instead with less conventional magazine formats. This book explores these formats, focusing (in…

    Hardback – 2019-12-01 
    Routledge
    The Nineteenth Century Series

  • Critical Pragmatic Studies on Chinese Public Discourse

    1st Edition

    By Xinren Chen

    Public discourse constitutes the language environment of a town or a city, which forms part of the social environment of a country or a region. Based on extensive first-hand data collected from public places, mass media and the Internet, this monograph attempts critical pragmatic studies of public…

    Hardback – 2019-12-01 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

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