all ebooks in category: Criticism & Theory

After Lacan: Literature, Theory and Psychoanalysis in the Twenty-First Century
English | ISBN: 1316512185 | 2018 | 240 pages | PDF | 3 MB

This book draws on the distinct phases of Jacques Lacan's career to show his way of thinking in and beyond his lifetime. It is an …

«Bobok» by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
English | ISBN: 9781910343012 | EPUB | 2.0 MB

Ivan Ivanovitch attends the funeral of a casual acquaintance and falls to contemplation in the graveyard. He hears the voices of the recently deceased and …

«Leaves of Grass» by Walt Whitman
English | ISBN: 9782380370324 | EPUB | 0.5 MB

Leaves of Grass is a poetry collection by the American poet Walt Whitman (1819–1892). Although the first edition was published in 1855, Whitman spent most …

«Leaves of Grass» by Walt Whitman
English | ISBN: 9783961893652 | EPUB | 0.6 MB

Leaves of Grass is a poetry collection by the American poet Walt Whitman. Though the first edition was published in 1855, Whitman spent most of …

Poetics and Precarity
2018 | ISBN: 1438469993, 1438469985 | English | 248 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Poets and critics address the potential of language to address the increasing level of discord and precarity in the twenty-first century. At a time when …

Literary Theory: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
English | September 23rd, 1997 | ISBN: 019285318X | 168 pages | EPUB | 2.23 MB

What is Literary Theory? What is the relationship between literature and culture? In fact, what is Literature, and does it matter? These are the sorts …

Specters of the Atlantic: Finance Capital, Slavery, and the Philosophy of History
2005 | ISBN: 0822335964, 0822335581 | English | 398 pages | PDF | 1 MB

In September 1781, the captain of the British slave ship Zong ordered 133 slaves thrown overboard, enabling the ship’s owners to file an insurance claim …

Disorienting Fiction: The Autoethnographic Work of Nineteenth-Century British Novels
English | April 3, 2005 | ISBN: 0691002320 | EPUB | 336 pages | 2.6 MB

This book gives an ambitious revisionist account of the nineteenth-century British novel and its role in the complex historical process that ultimately gave rise to …

«The Tragic Muse» by Henry James
English | ISBN: 9783736414938 | EPUB | 0.7 MB

I profess a certain vagueness of remembrance in respect to the origin and growth of The Tragic Muse, which appeared in the Atlantic Monthly again, …

Bodies of Water: Posthuman Feminist Phenomenology
English | ISBN: 1350112550 | 2019 | 248 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Water is the element that, more than any other, ties human beings in to the world around them – from the oceans that surround us …