By James Fowler
By James Fowler
By Melba Cuddy-Keane,Adam Hammond,Alexandra Peat
Guided by means of the ancient semantics built in Raymond Williams' pioneering learn of cultural vocabulary, Modernism: Keywords offers a sequence of brief entries on phrases used with frequency and urgency in “written modernism,” monitoring cultural and literary debates and transformative moments of change.
By Ruth Y. Jenkins
This ebook unearths how the period’s remodeling identities tormented by social, monetary, spiritual, and nationwide energies bargains wealthy possibilities within which to investigate the connection among id and transformation. on the middle of this learn is that this query: what's the dating among Victorian children’s literature, its readers, and their psychic development? Ruth Y. Jenkins makes use of Julia Kristeva’s concept of abjection to discover the presence of cultural anxieties and social tensions in works via Kingsley, MacDonald, Carroll, Stevenson, Burnett, Ballantyne, Nesbit, Tucker, Sewell, and Rossetti.
By Margaret P. Hannay
By Edmund Spenser,Christopher Burlinson,Andrew Zurcher
By Iain Quinn
By Ronnie Young,Ralph McLean,Kenneth Simpson,David Allan,Pam Perkins,Catherine Jones,Ruth Perry ,Charles Bradford Bow,Colin Kidd,Corey E. Andrews,Sandro Jung,Deidre Dawson,Andrew Hook,Sarah Winter
By M. Evans
By Patrick R, Professor Query
While most crucial stories of interwar literary politics have interested in nationalism, Patrick question makes a case that the assumption of Europe intervenes in situations while the person and the kingdom negotiate identification. He examines the methods interwar writers use 3 ecu ritual forms-verse drama, bullfighting, and Roman Catholic rite-to articulate rules of ecu cultural id. in the becoming discourse of globalization, question argues, Europe provides a distinct, although usually ignored, case since it provides a mediating time period among neighborhood and worldwide. His booklet is split into 3 sections: the 1st treats the verse dramas of T.S. Eliot, W.B. Yeats, and W.H. Auden; the second one discusses the makes use of of the Spanish bullfight in works through D.H. Lawrence, Stephen Spender, Jack Lindsay, George Barker, Cecil Day Lewis, and others; and the 3rd explores the cross-cultural effect of Catholic ritual in Graham Greene, Evelyn Waugh, and David Jones. whereas all 3 ritual types have been often linked to the main conservative traits of the age, question exhibits that every had a notable political flexibility within the fingers of interwar writers fascinated by the assumption of Europe.
By Claire A. Culleton,Ellen Scheible
This selection of essays is a serious reexamination of Joyce’s famed booklet of brief stories, Dubliners. regardless of the multifaceted severe attention Dubliners has acquired when you consider that its book greater than a century ago, many readers and lecturers of the stories still depend on and embrace old, outdated readings that invoke metaphors of paralysis and stagnation to appreciate the ebook. tough those canonical notions approximately mobility, paralysis, identification, and gender in Joyce’s work, the ten essays here suggest that Dubliners is packed with brilliant stream. by means of embracing this paradigm shift, present and destiny students can open themselves as much as the potential of on the grounds that circulation, perhaps even noticing it for the 1st time, can yield unusually clean twenty-first-century readings.