Essays, Literary

The Disaster of the Third Princess: Essays on The Tale of Genji  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Jan. 19, 2017
The Disaster of the Third Princess: Essays on The Tale of Genji

The Disaster of the Third Princess: Essays on The Tale of Genji by Royall Tyler
English | Apr. 22, 2011 | ISBN: 1921536667 | 252 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

These seven essays by the most recent English translator of The Tale of Genji emphasize three major interpretive issues. What is the place of the hero (Hikaru Genji) in the work? What story gives the narrative underlying continuity and form?
Mind, Body, Motion, Matter: Eighteenth-Century British and French Literary Perspectives

Mind, Body, Motion, Matter: Eighteenth-Century British and French Literary Perspectives by Mary Helen McMurran
English | Mar. 14, 2016 | ISBN: 1442650117 | 304 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

Mind, Body, Motion, Matter investigates the relationship between the eighteenth century’s two predominant approaches to the natural world – mechanistic materialism and vitalism – in the works of leading British and French writers such as Daniel Defoe, William Hogarth, Laurence Sterne, the third Earl of Shaftesbury and Denis Diderot.

Fact and Fiction: Literary and Scientific Cultures in Germany and Britain  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Jan. 19, 2017
Fact and Fiction: Literary and Scientific Cultures in Germany and Britain

Fact and Fiction: Literary and Scientific Cultures in Germany and Britain by Christine Lehleiter
English | Feb. 25, 2016 | ISBN: 1442645989 | 367 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

Fact and Fiction explores the intersection between literature and the sciences, focusing on German and British culture between the eighteenth century and today. Observing that it was in the eighteenth century that the divide between science and literature as disciplines first began to be defined, the contributors to this collection probe how authors from that time onwards have assessed and affected the relationship between literary and scientific cultures.
Black Feminist Literary Criticism : Past and Present - With an Introduction by Cheryl A. Wall

Black Feminist Literary Criticism : Past and Present - With an Introduction by Cheryl A. Wall
by Karla Kovalova
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3631667582 | 181 Pages | True PDF | 1.63 MB

Since its inception, black feminist literary criticism has produced a number of sophisticated theoretical works that have challenged traditional approaches to (black) literature.

Modernism and Democracy: Literary Culture 1900-1930(Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Jan. 13, 2017
Modernism and Democracy: Literary Culture 1900-1930(Repost)

Modernism and Democracy: Literary Culture 1900-1930 by Rachel Potter
English | 2006 | ISBN: 0199273936 | 208 Pages | PDF | 601.58 KB

Cultural Reformations: Medieval and Renaissance in Literary History [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by BUGSY at Jan. 13, 2017
Cultural Reformations: Medieval and Renaissance in Literary History  [Repost]

Cultural Reformations: Medieval and Renaissance in Literary History (Oxford Twenty-First Century Approaches to Literature) by Brian Cummings
English | Aug. 20, 2010 | ISBN: 0199212481 | 702 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

The original essays in Oxford Twenty-First Century Approaches to Literature mean to provoke rather than reassure, to challenge rather than codify.

The Don Giovanni Moment: Essays on the Legacy of an Opera  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Willson at Jan. 11, 2017
The Don Giovanni Moment: Essays on the Legacy of an Opera

Lydia Goehr, Daniel Herwitz, "The Don Giovanni Moment: Essays on the Legacy of an Opera (Columbia Themes in Philosophy, Social Criticism, and the Arts)"
English | 2006 | ISBN: 0231137540 | 264 pages | EPUB | 18.2 MB

Literary Classics Ebook Collection  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Rare-1 at Jan. 11, 2017
Literary Classics Ebook Collection

Literary Classics Ebook Collection
ISBN: N/A | 208 PDF | 344.78 MB

Classic literary books a literary work often includes dialogue between the characters and instead rely more on theatrical performance is Khvandhshdn. During the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries opera as a combination of poetry, drama and music grew. At that time, almost all were poetic plays. Shakespeare can be considered one of the greatest playwrights of the world. For example, the classic play Romeo and Juliet is commonly known as a literary work.

Seeds of Change: Critical Essays on Barbara Kingsolver  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Jan. 3, 2017
Seeds of Change: Critical Essays on Barbara Kingsolver

Seeds of Change: Critical Essays on Barbara Kingsolver by Priscilla Leder
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1572337192, 1572339349 | 299 pages | PDF | 1,4 MB
Literary Studies and the Philosophy of Literature: New Interdisciplinary Directions

Literary Studies and the Philosophy of Literature: New Interdisciplinary Directions by Andrea Selleri, Philip Gaydon
2016 | ISBN: 3319331469 | English | 290 pages | PDF | 3 MB