Andrea Gremels, Maren Scheurer, Frank Schulze-Engler, Jarula M.I. Wegner
Entanglements: Envisioning World Literature from the Global South€34.90ibidem308 PagesEntanglements: Envisioning World Literature from the Global South scrutinizes current debates to bring historical and contemporary South-South entanglements to the fore and to develop a new understanding...
Chandani Lokuge, Chris Ringrose
Interviews with Contemporary South Asian Diaspora Writers€29.90ibidem310 PagesSouth Asian Diasporic Writing—poetry, fiction literary theory, and drama by writers from India, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka now living in the UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and the USA—is one of the...
Flair Donglai Shi, Gareth Guangming Tan
World Literature in Motion
Institution, Recognition, Location€49.90ibidem530 PagesBy bringing in different degrees of circulation in different regions and languages, this collection shows that while literary centers do exist in what Pascale Casanova calls “the international literary...
Janet Frame’s World of Books€34.90ibidem238 PagesThis study investigates how Janet Frame weaves together literary sources from her extensive reading to create a web of intertextual relationships. Patricia Neville traces Frame’s passion for books beginning...
Gerri Kimber, Janet Wilson
Re-forming World Literature
Katherine Mansfield and the Modernist Short Story€34.90ibidem313 PagesThe ground-breaking essays gathered in this volume argue that global paradigms of World Literature, often referencing the major metropolitan centres of cultural and literary production, do not always accommodate...
€29.90ibidem264 PagesIn this fascinating book, Johanna Emeney examines the global proliferation of new poetry related to illness and medical treatment from the perspective of doctors, patients, and carers in light of the growing...
Matthew Feldman, Paul Jackson
Doublespeak: The Rhetoric of the Far Right since 1945€39.90ibidem336 PagesThis timely intervention exposes the euphemized language of the extreme right as a Trojan Horse of deception to re-gain greater influence on public policy. Since the end of the Second World War, the extreme...
Vincent van Bever Donker
Recognition and Ethics in World Literature
Religion, Violence, and the Human€34.90ibidem280 PagesRecognition and Ethics in World Literature is a critical comparative study of contemporary world literature, focused on the importance of the ethical turn (or return) in literary theory. It considers the...
From New National to World Literature
Essays and Reviews€99.00ibidem644 PagesFrom New National to World English Literature offers a personal perspective on the evolution of a major cultural movement that began with decolonization, continued with the assertion of African, West Indian,...
Dynamics of Distancing in Nigerian Drama
A Functional Approach to Metatheatre€29.90ibidem272 PagesNadia Anwar presents a compelling reading framework for the study and analysis of selected post-independence Nigerian dramas, using the conceptual parameters of metatheatre, a theatrical strategy which...