all ebooks in category: Comparative Literature Literary Criticism (13)

Memory and Spatiality in Post-Millennial Spanish Narrative
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1472435702 | PDF | pages: 249 | 1.2 mb

Focusing on literary texts produced from 2000 to 2009, Lorraine Ryan examines the imbrication between the preservation of Republican memory and the transformations of Spanish …

Experiments with Empire: Anthropology and Fiction in the French Atlantic
2019 | ISBN: 1478004002, 1478003707 | English | 296 pages | PDF | 20 MB

In Experiments with Empire Justin Izzo examines how twentieth-century writers, artists, and anthropologists from France, West Africa, and the Caribbean experimented with ethnography and fiction …

Distillations: Theory, Ethics, Affect
English | ISBN: 150133378X | 2018 | 256 pages | PDF | 11 MB

Distilling into concise and focused formulations many of the main ideas that Mari Ruti has sought to articulate throughout her writing career, this book reflects …

The New Poetics of Climate Change: Modernist Aesthetics for a Warming World
2017 | ISBN: 1474282091, 1350099473 | English | 224 pages | PDF/EPUB | 2 MB/1 MB

Climate change is the greatest issue of our time – and yet too often literature on the subject is considered only in the bracket of …

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Diagrammatology: An Investigation on the Borderlines of Phenomenology, Ontology, and Semiotics (Repost)
English | 2007 | ISBN: 1402056516 | PDF | pages: 514 | 28.1 mb

Diagrammatology investigates the role of diagrams for thought and knowledge. Based on the general doctrine of diagrams in Charles Peirce's mature work, Diagrammatology claims diagrams …

Collage in Twentieth-Century Art, Literature, and Culture: Joseph Cornell, William Burroughs, Frank O’Hara, and Bob Dylan
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1472430964 | EPUB | pages: 258 | 6.0 mb

Emphasizing the diversity of twentieth-century collage practices, Rona Cran's book explores the role that it played in the work of Joseph Cornell, William Burroughs, Frank …

Stealing Helen: The Myth of the Abducted Wife in Comparative Perspective
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0691165122 | PDF | pages: 449 | 21.3 mb

It's a familiar story: a beautiful woman is abducted and her husband journeys to recover her. This story’s best-known incarnation is also a central Greek …

Miniature Metropolis: Literature in an Age of Photography and Film
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0674416724 | 368 pages | PDF | 2 MB

In the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, Europe’s modernizing metropolises offered a sensory experience unlike anything that had come before. Cities became laboratories bubbling …

Samuel Beckett and the Language of Subjectivity
English | July 5, 2018 | ISBN: 1108483240 | PDF | 230 pages | 3.8 MB

Samuel Beckett and the Language of Subjectivity is the first sustained exploration of aporia as a vital, subversive, and productive figure within Beckett's writing as …

The Great War in Post-Memory Literature and Film (repost)
English | 2014 | ISBN: 3110362902, 3110486008 | 466 pages | EPUB | 1 MB

The First World War has remained the subject of prose fiction, drama, and film across nations. This volume provides a comprehensive international survey of the …