English Literary Stylistics by Christiana GregoriouEnglish Literary Stylistics by Christiana Gregoriou

English Literary Stylistics

byChristiana Gregoriou

Paperback | November 14, 2008

Pricing and Purchase Info

$51.58 online 
$58.50 list price
Earn 258 plum® points

Out of stock online

Not available in stores

about

This refreshingly straightforward and accessible textbook introduces students who might not have a linguistic background, to the study of literary texts. Taking a genre-based approach, Gregoriou provides students with the analytical skills and theoretical approaches they need to interpret the language of literature.

Examining poetry, prose and drama, English Literary Stylistics:

• Introduces the key ideas, theories and developments of stylistics, setting stylistic analysis alongside discussion of the discipline
• Provides worked-through examples on the stylistics of each genre, enabling students to engage with practical stylistic analysis
• Covers recent developments in cognitive stylistics
• Includes useful ideas for projects, guidance on methodology and annotated further reading


This is the ideal accompaniment for any student beginning the study of stylistics as it allows the reader to investigate the effects of literary genres through the structure of language.
CHRISTIANA GREGORIOU is Lecturer in the School of English at the University of Leeds, UK.  She teaches on the language and literature interface, in stylistics and cognitive poetics, and is the author of Deviance in Contemporary Crime Fiction.
Language, Ideology and Identity in Serial Killer Narratives
Language, Ideology and Identity in Serial Killer Narratives

by Christiana Gregoriou

$58.59$73.21

Available for download

Not available in stores

Crime Fiction Migration: Crossing Languages, Cultures and Media
Crime Fiction Migration: Crossing Languages, Cultures and Media

by Dr Christiana Gregoriou

$109.79$137.21

Available for download

Not available in stores

Language, Ideology And Identity In Serial Killer Narratives
Language, Ideology And Identity In Serial Killer Narratives

by Christiana Gregoriou

$73.01$76.90

In stock online

Not available in stores

Title:English Literary StylisticsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.02 inPublished:November 14, 2008Publisher:Macmillan Education UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230525415

ISBN - 13:9780230525412

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of English Literary Stylistics

Reviews

Table of Contents

Series Preface
Acknowledgements
Introduction: An 'overview' of Literary Stylistics
Naming Poetic Parts
Poetic Figures, Foregrounding and Metaphor
Stylistics of Poetry Practice
Narrators, Viewpoint, Speech and Thought
Narrative Worlds, Schemata and Frames
Stylistics of Prose Practice
Structure and Characterisation in Drama
The Pragmatics of Drama
Stylistics of Drama Practice
Concluding Remarks
Bibliography