Criticism

Dionysus in Literature: Essays on Literary Madness - ISBN:9780879726508

Dionysus in Literature: Essays on Literary Madness - ISBN:9780879726508

The theme of a maladjusted Merlin reawakening is also developed in Peter Dickinson s The Weathermonger, in which the wizard is a mutant wh...
A Study Guide for Octavia E. Butler's Kindred - ISBN:9781410336064

A Study Guide for Octavia E. Butler's Kindred - ISBN:9781410336064

This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further re...
Letteratura comparata - ISBN:9788883582110

Letteratura comparata - ISBN:9788883582110

An introduction, Oxford-NewYork, Oxford UP, 1996; Immagini dell altro , in Gnisci A. (a cura di), Introduzione alla letteratura comparata, Milano, Bruno Mondadori, 1999; Il pun...
A Study Guide for Toni Morrison's

A Study Guide for Toni Morrison's "Beloved" - ISBN:9781410335500

Argues that Beloved and Sherley Anne Williams s Dessa Rose comment implicitly on the gap between mainstream critical theories an...
Modern Criticism and Theory - ISBN:9781317868019

Modern Criticism and Theory - ISBN:9781317868019

female reader from authentic desires, which it rouses and then harnesses to the process of immasculation. ... also on my authentic liberatory aspirations – that is ...
A Study Guide for Art Spiegelman's

A Study Guide for Art Spiegelman's "Maus" - ISBN:9781410352354

Art Spiegelman s Maus: A Survivor s Tale is a twovolume graphic novel that documents the survival of the author s parents, both Po...
Gateways to Forever: The Story of the Science-fiction Magazines from 1970 to 1980 - ISBN:9781846310034

Gateways to Forever: The Story of the Science-fiction Magazines from 1970 to 1980 - ISBN:9781846310034

... which grows into a Solar Empire and becomes a potent force throughout the Galaxy. As not...
Adele Wiseman: Essays on Her Works - ISBN:9781550711356

Adele Wiseman: Essays on Her Works - ISBN:9781550711356

BIOGRAPHY. OF. ADELE. WISEMAN. RUTH PANOFSKY Adele Wiseman was born on 21 May 1928 in Winnipeg, Manitoba to Chaika Rosenberg and Pesac...
Anti-Portraits: Poetics of the Face in Modern English, Polish and Russian Literature (1835-1965) - ISBN:9789004302266

Anti-Portraits: Poetics of the Face in Modern English, Polish and Russian Literature (1835-1965) - ISBN:9789004302266

Gombrowicz, Witold. 1968. Entretiens de Dominique de Roux avec Gombrowicz. Paris: Éditions Pi...
A Study Guide for Washington Irving's Rip Van Winkle - ISBN:9781410337245

A Study Guide for Washington Irving's Rip Van Winkle - ISBN:9781410337245

Irving. 1819. Introduction. Washington Irving s “Rip Van Winkle” is one of the bestknown short stories in American literature. ......
Poetry - ISBN:9780748688982

Poetry - ISBN:9780748688982

Stephen Fry s The Ode Less Travelled: Unlocking the Poet Within (2005) is an accomplished (and witty) guide to writing poetry, especially metrical poetry. Those UK readers interested in writin...
A Reader's Guide to Contemporary Literary Theory - ISBN:9780813108162

A Reader's Guide to Contemporary Literary Theory - ISBN:9780813108162

WOLFGANG ISER: THE IMPLIED READER A leading member of the so-called Constance School of German reception theory, Wolfgang Iser draws heavi...
On Longing: Narratives of the Miniature, the Gigantic, the Souvenir, the Collection - ISBN:9780822313663

On Longing: Narratives of the Miniature, the Gigantic, the Souvenir, the Collection - ISBN:9780822313663

As W. C. Hazlitt wrote, The formation of Collections of Coins originated, not in the Numi...
Postwestern Cultures: Literature, Theory, Space - ISBN:9780803215764

Postwestern Cultures: Literature, Theory, Space - ISBN:9780803215764

80 It is only in mapping and “exploring this Third Space,” as Bhabha says, and as Jackson s work consistently shows in his rethin...
South-East Asia: Languages and Literatures : a Select Guide - ISBN:9780824812676

South-East Asia: Languages and Literatures : a Select Guide - ISBN:9780824812676

While lacking the powerful social realism and literary talent of Rizal s work, it is historically significant for its depicti...