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Existentialist Engagement in Wallace, Eggers and Foer: A Philosophical Analysis of Contemporary…

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The novels of David Foster Wallace, Dave Eggers and Jonathan Safran Foer are increasingly regarded as representing a new trend, an 'aesthetic sea change' in contemporary American literature. 'Post-postmodernism' and 'New Sincerity' are just two of the…
Religion In Cormac Mccarthy¿s Fiction: Apocryphal Borderlands
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|January 29, 2016

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This book addresses the religious scope of Cormac McCarthy¿s fiction, one of the most controversial issues in studies of his work. Current criticism is divided between those who find a theological dimension in his works, and those who reject such an approach…
Writing the South Seas: Imagining the Nanyang in Chinese and Southeast Asian Postcolonial Literature

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Postcolonial literature about the South Seas, or Nanyang, examines the history of Chinese migration, localization, and interethnic exchange in Southeast Asia, where Sinophone settler cultures evolved independently by adapting to their "New World" and mingling…
Hybrid Tapestries: The Development of Pakistani Literature in English

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Hybrid Tapestries provides an extensive historical map of Pakistani English literature: it traces the narrative to its multiple origins, including pre-colonial and colonial contacts, and moves across the twentieth century to extraordinary new talent. The book…
If God Meant to Interfere: American Literature and the Rise of the Christian Right

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The rise of the Christian Right took many writers and literary critics by surprise, trained as we were to think that religions waned as societies became modern. In If God Meant to Interfere , Christopher Douglas shows that American writers struggled to understand…
The Longman Anthology of British Literature, Volume 1A: The Middle Ages

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The Fourth Edition of The Longman Anthology of British Literature continues its tradition of presenting works in the historical context in which they were written.  This fresh approach includes writers from the British Isles, underrepresented female authors,…
Race and Resistance: Literature and politics in Asian America

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In Race and Resistance: Literature and Politics in Asian America, Viet Nguyen argues that Asian American intellectuals have idealized Asian America, ignoring its saturation with capitalist practices. This idealization of Asian America means that Asian American…
Romance's Rival: Familiar Marriage in Victorian Fiction
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|February 16, 2016

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Romance's Rival argues that the central plot of the most important genre of the nineteenth century, the marriage plot novel, means something quite different from what we thought. In Victorian novels, women may marry for erotic desire - but they might, instead,…
A Companion to the History of the Book
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|March 30, 2009

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From the early Sumerian clay tablet through to the emergence of the electronic text, this Companion provides a continuous and coherent account of the history of the book. Makes use of illustrative examples and case studies of well-known texts Written by a group…
World Literature in Theory
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|January 28, 2014

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World Literature in Theory provides a definitive exploration of the pressing questions facing those studying world literature today. Coverage is split into four parts which examine the origins and seminal formulations of world literature, world literature in the…
Migrant Imaginaries: Figures in Italian Migration Literature
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|August 29, 2013

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This book addresses a rich corpus of contemporary narratives by authors who have come to Italy as migrants. It traces the figurative commonalities that emerge across these diverse texts, which together suggest the shape and substance of what might be termed…
The History of Polish Literature, Updated edition

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This book is a survey of Polish letters and culture from its beginnings to modern times. Czeslaw Milosz updated this edition in 1983 and added an epilogue to bring the discussion up to date.
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