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The Routledge Diaspora Studies Reader

The Routledge Diaspora Studies Reader

1st Edition

Klaus Stierstorfer, Janet Wilson
October 24, 2017

The Routledge Diaspora Studies Reader provides a comprehensive resource for students and scholars working in this vital interdisciplinary field. The book traces the emergence and development of diaspora studies as a field of scholarship, presenting key critical essays alongside more recent...

The Routledge Auto Biography Studies Reader

The Routledge Auto Biography Studies Reader

1st Edition

Ricia A. Chansky, Emily Hipchen
November 09, 2015

The Routledge Auto|Biography Studies Reader collects together key theoretical essays in the field, creating a solid base for any critical study of autobiography, biography, or life writing. Beginning with a foreword by Sidonie Smith and a general introduction to the collection, the book is then...

Science Fiction and Cultural Theory: A Reader

Science Fiction and Cultural Theory: A Reader

1st Edition

Sherryl Vint
October 21, 2015

Science Fiction and Cultural Theory: A Reader is an essential resource for literature students studying science fiction, science and popular culture, and contemporary theory. This book combines key theories that have become touchstones for work in the field with more recent thinking to ...

Ecocriticism: The Essential Reader

Ecocriticism: The Essential Reader

1st Edition

Ken Hiltner
June 30, 2014

Ecocriticism: The Essential Reader charts the growth of this important field. The first-wave ecocriticism section focuses on key readings from the 1960s to the 1990s. The second-wave ecocriticism section goes on to consider a range of exciting contemporary trends, including environmental...

Literature and the Bible: A Reader

Literature and the Bible: A Reader

1st Edition

Jo Carruthers, Mark Knight, Andrew Tate
August 13, 2013

This book traces the emergence and development of Literature and the Bible as a field of scholarship, presenting key critical essays alongside more recent criticism that explores new directions. The Western literary tradition has a long and complex relationship with the Jewish and Christian...

The Routledge Queer Studies Reader

The Routledge Queer Studies Reader

1st Edition

Donald E. Hall, Annamarie Jagose
May 31, 2012

The Routledge Queer Studies Reader provides a comprehensive resource for students and scholars working in this vibrant and interdisciplinary field. The book traces the emergence and development of Queer Studies as a field of scholarship, presenting key critical essays alongside more recent...

World Literature: A Reader

World Literature: A Reader

1st Edition

Theo D'haen, César Domínguez, Mads Rosendahl Thomsen
May 31, 2012

World Literature is an increasingly influential subject in literary studies, which has led to the re-framing of contemporary ideas of ‘national literatures’, language and translation. World Literature: A Reader brings together thirty essential readings which display the theoretical foundations of...

Literature and Globalization: A Reader

Literature and Globalization: A Reader

1st Edition

Liam Connell, Nicky Marsh
September 17, 2010

'[I] wonder how we have managed without such a text.' – Rita Raley, UCSB, USA Globalization has had a huge impact on thinking across the humanities, redefining the understanding of fields such as communication, culture, politics, and literature. This groundbreaking Reader is the first to...

The History of Reading

The History of Reading

1st Edition

Shafquat Towheed, Rosalind Crone, Katie Halsey
July 30, 2010

The History of Reading offers an engaging, accessible overview from the rise of literacy through to the current trend of ‘book clubs’. Divided into seven sections, each with a useful introduction, this Reader: summarises the main debates and perspectives shaping the field introduces key...

The Routledge Reader in Caribbean Literature

The Routledge Reader in Caribbean Literature

1st Edition

Alison Donnell, Sarah Lawson Welsh
August 15, 1996

The Routledge Reader in Caribbean Literature is an outstanding compilation of over seventy primary and secondary texts of writing from the Caribbean. Locating key writers within a specifically Caribbean framework, the editors Alison Donnell and Sarah Lawson Welsh demonstrate that these singular...

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