all ebooks in category: Politics Literary Criticism (7)

Political English : Language and the Decay of Politics
English | 2019 | ISBN: 1350101389 | 247 Pages | PDF | 8.84 MB

From post-truth politics to “no-platforming” on university campuses, the English language has been both a potent weapon and a crucial battlefield for our divided politics. …

The Algerian War in French-Language Comics: Postcolonial Memory, History, and Subjectivity
English | ISBN: 1498516068 | 2017 | 256 pages | PDF | 5 MB

The decolonization of Algeria represents a turning point in world history, marking the end of France’s colonial empire, the birth of the Algerian republic, and …

Generation Stalin: French Writers, the Fatherland, and the Cult of Personality
2018 | ISBN: 0253038227, 0253038219 | English | 312 pages | PDF | 12 MB

Generation Stalin traces Joseph Stalin’s rise as a dominant figure in French political culture from the 1930s through the 1950s. Andrew Sobanet brings to light …

Leaks, Hacks, and Scandals: Arab Culture in the Digital Age
English | ISBN: 0691181934 | 2018 | 240 pages | PDF | 3 MB

How digital media are transforming Arab culture, literature, and politics In recent years, Arab activists have confronted authoritarian regimes both on the street and online, …

The Lions' Den: Zionism and the Left from Hannah Arendt to Noam Chomsky
English | March 26th, 2019 | ISBN: 030022298X | 400 pages | EPUB | 0.73 MB

A lively intellectual history that explores how prominent midcentury public intellectuals approached Zionism and then the State of Israel itself and its conflicts with the …

The Politics and Aesthetics of Hunger and Disgust: Perspectives on the Dark Grotesque
2017 | ISBN: 113820305X | English | 244 pages | EPUB | 1 MB

This study examines how hunger narratives and performances contribute to a reconsideration of neglected or prohibited domains of thinking which only a full confrontation with …

Allegory and Ideology
English | May 7, 2019 | ISBN: 1788730259 | EPUB | 384 pages | 1.2 MB

Fredric Jameson takes on the allegorical form Works do not have meanings, they soak up meanings: a work is a machine for libidinal investments (including …