By Ffion Mair Jones
By Anna Faktorovich
The ebook additionally offers a critique of presently renowned hyper-formulaic, hack, unliterary writings that experience expanded in fresh many years. specified themes akin to the publishing oligopoly and the ensuing homogeneity between bestselling works and the regular circulation from literary to unliterary fiction also are examined.
By Sophie Laniel-Musitelli,Thomas Constantinesco
This quantity brings jointly a variety of students to provide new views at the dating among Romanticism and philosophy. The entanglement of Romantic literature with philosophy is more and more well-known, simply as Romanticism is more and more considered as eu and Transatlantic, but few reviews mix those coordinates and view the philosophical value of pretty literary questions in British and American Romantic writings. The essays during this e-book are fascinated about literary writing as a kind of pondering, investigating the various ways that Romantic literature around the Atlantic engages with eu idea, from 18th- and 19th-century philosophy to modern concept. The members learn Romantic texts either as serious responses to the key debates that experience formed the background of philosophy, and as inspiration experiments of their personal correct. This quantity therefore examines anew the poetic philosophy of Wordsworth, Coleridge, Blake, Shelley, and Clare, additionally extending past poetry to contemplate different literary genres as philosophically major, reminiscent of Jane Austen’s novels, De Quincey’s autofiction, Edgar Allan Poe’s stories, or Emerson’s essays. Grounded in complementary theoretical backgrounds and interpreting practices, a number of the contributions draw on a powerful array of writers and thinkers and problem our realizing not just of Romanticism, but in addition of what we've got come to think about as "literature" and "philosophy."
By James H. Donelan
By Cheyenne Mathews,Janet V. Haedicke
The essays inReading Richard Matheson: A severe Survey give you the first severe evaluation of Matheson’s texts, overlaying seven of Matheson’s novels, a sampling of brief tales, and several other variations for either movie and tv. The essays are prepared thematically and deal with the sociopolitical anxieties mirrored in Matheson’s oeuvre; think about his precursors and successors; and situate him inside of narrative traditions of mythology, cinema, style, and reminiscence reviews.
By offering an outline of his occupation,Reading Richard Matheson illustrates how a advertisement author can give a contribution to educational discourses of literature and movie. even though the essays use numerous theoretical frameworks, the crossover nature of the gathering displays the huge variety of Matheson’s output. As such, this quantity will attract fanatics of Matheson’s paintings usually in addition to students of literature, movie reports, cultural stories, style reports, media stories, reminiscence reports, and pop culture.
By Jon Mee,David Fallon
- Presents readings chronologically to permit readers to event the unfolding of the controversy because it happened within the 1790s
- Provides an accessible and in-depth sampling of the most important individuals to the Revolution debate, from fee, Burke, and Paine to Wollstonecraft and Godwin
By David Perkins
By Henry Stead
eighteenth-century curriculum as a captivating yet debauched minor love poet, Catullus used to be came upon as a huge poetic voice within the past due Georgian period via reformist emulators-especially within the so-called Cockney School-and received common appreciate. during this quantity, Henry Stead pioneers a brand new means of
understanding the foremost position Catullus performed in shaping Romanticism by means of studying significant literary engagements with Catullus, from John Nott of Bristol's pioneering book-length bilingual variation (1795), to George Lamb's polished verse translation (1821). He identifies the impression of Catullus' poetry within the paintings of diverse Romantic-era literary and political figures, together with Byron, Keats, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Hunt, Canning, Brougham, and Gifford, demonstrating the measure of its cultural
By Lisa Feurzeig