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Melankolin i spegeln
Melankolin var den franske diktaren Charles Baudelaires intima följeslagare. Med skiftande intensitet är ... Les mer
The Cambridge Introduction to Edgar Allan Poe
Much remains uncertain about the life of Edgar Allan Poe, the mysterious author of one of the best-known American poems, 'The Raven', the Gothic... Les mer
The Cambridge Introduction to Sylvia Plath
Sylvia Plath is widely recognized as one of the leading figures in twentieth-century Anglo-American literature and culture. Her work has constantly... Les mer
Studying English Literature
Studying English Literature is a unique guide for undergraduates beginning to study the discipline of literature and those who are thinking of doing... Les mer
Öppna Venus
»Venus födelse« av renässansmästaren Botticelli är ett givet exempel på idealiseringen av den... Les mer
Why Victorian Literature Still Matters
Why Victorian Literature Still Matters is a passionate defense of Victorian literature's enduring impact and importance for readers interested in the... Les mer
Shakespeare’s Ideas
An in-depth exploration, through his plays and poems, of the philosophy of Shakespeare as a great poet, a great dramatist and a "great... Les mer
The Future of the Image
In The Future of the Image, Jacques Rancière develops a fascinating new concept of the image in contemporary art, showing how art and politics have... Les mer
Derrida, Heidegger, Blanchot
Jacques Derrida is undoubtedly one of the foremost figures in the development of twentienth-century literary theory. The school of... Les mer
The State of the Novel
The State of the Novel offers a lively yet rigorous investigation into the present state of the contemporary novel - in Britain and beyond - and some... Les mer
Katastrofens skrift
Maurice Blanchots (1907–2003) filosofiska verk är förhållandevis okända i Sverige, trots att ett flertal kända franska filosofer har tagit... Les mer
The Cambridge Introduction to Theatre Studies
Providing thorough coverage of the methods and tools required in studying historical and contemporary theatre, this introduction examines the... Les mer
How to Read World Literature
How to Read World Literature addresses the unique challenges faced by a reader confronting foreign literature. Accessible and enlightening, Damrosch... Les mer
Structure and Form in the Babylonian Talmud
This book attempts to uncover the basic form and structure of the Babylonian Talmud, which is a centrally important text in Jewish studies. The... Les mer
The Poetry of War
Poets from Homer to Bruce Springsteen have given voice to the intensity, horror, and beauty of war. The greatest war poets praise the victor while... Les mer
Poetry in a Divided World
This book (comprising four lectures presented at Trinity College, Cambridge in 1985) is concerned with the function and status of poetry in the... Les mer
From Modernism to Postmodernism
In this overview of twentieth-century American poetry, Jennifer Ashton examines the relationship between modernist and postmodernist American... Les mer
American Literary Realism, Critical Theory, and Intellectual Prestige, 1880–1995
Focusing on key works of late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century American literary realism, Phillip Barrish traces the emergence of new ways of... Les mer
Narratives of Empire
Writers whose work reflects the experience of empire betray the anxieties and contradictions at the heart of the imperial enterprise. Zohreh T.... Les mer
The Cambridge Companion to British Romantic Poetry
More than any other period of British literature, Romanticism is strongly identified with a single genre. Romantic poetry has been one of the most... Les mer
Elizabeth Bishop’s Poetics of Intimacy
By offering a fresh look at Bishop criticism that has moved from purely formal concerns and post-modern interpretations to more recent feminist... Les mer
Multilingual America
Throughout its history, America has been the scene of multiple encounters between communities speaking different languages. Literature has long... Les mer
Origins of the Underground
The background to Origins of the Underground is really the story of how British poets became intellectuals. As they retreated from inherited and... Les mer
Eighteenth-Century Aesthetics and the Reconstruction of Art
This collection of essays explores the rise of aesthetics as a response to, and as a part of, the reshaping of the arts in modern society. The... Les mer