Cosmopolitanism and the Postnational

Literature and the New Europe

Edited by César Domínguez, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, and Theo D’haen, KU Leuven

Status: 
€68,00
$86.00
ISBN13: 
9789004303195
E-ISBN: 
9789004300651
Publication Date: 
July 2015
Format: 
Paperback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
256 pp.
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ISSN: 
0927-5754
Volume: 
79

Edited by Călin-Andrei Mihăilescu, Western University, Canada and Takayuki Yokota-Murakami, Osaka University, Japan

Policing Literary Theory is an exploration of the complex relationship between literature/literary theory and police/policing.
Series: 
Volume: 
86
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004358508
Expected: 
January 2018
€110,00
$127.00

Edited by Claire Bowen, University of Le Havre and Catherine Hoffmann, University of Le Havre

Representing Wars from 1860 to the Present examines representations of a wide geographical variety of wars in literature, film, photography, memorials, and the popular press.
Series: 
Volume: 
85
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004353237
Expected: 
March 2018
€100,00
$120.00

Edited by Jorge Bastos da Silva, Universidade do Porto, and Miguel Ramalhete Gomes, Universidade do Porto

This volume focuses on how the conceptual and performative aspects of science connect it in important ways with literary discourses. It addresses the reception of science by authors of literature, as well as how ‘mimesis’ intersects with scientific discourse.
Series: 
Volume: 
84
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004349353
E-ISBN: 
9789004349360
Publication date: 
November 2017
€110,00
$127.00

Jopi Nyman, University of Eastern Finland

This book examines contemporary literary representations of global mobility. It pays particular attention to refugee writing and displacement, migration and memory, and new European identities, and revises the field of postcolonial studies.
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Volume: 
83
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004342057
E-ISBN: 
9789004342064
Publication date: 
March 2017
€99,00
$114.00

Edited by Stefano Ercolino, Yonsei University, Massimo Fusillo, University of L’Aquila, Mirko Lino,University of Palermo, Luca Zenobi, University of L’Aquila

Alternating theoretical essays with case studies, Imaginary Films in Literature focuses on a particular and suggestive form of ekphrasis: the description of imaginary, non-existent movies.
Series: 
Volume: 
82
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004306325
E-ISBN: 
9789004306332
Publication date: 
November 2015
€72,00
$93.00

Edited by Susana Araújo, University of Lisbon, Marta Pacheco Pinto, University of Lisbon, and Sandra Bettencourt, University of Coimbra

Fear and Fantasy in a Global World is a collection of essays which examines the processes, meanings and relations between fear and fantasy in the globalized world, from bold interdisciplinary and comparative perspectives.
Series: 
Volume: 
81
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004306035
E-ISBN: 
9789004306042
Publication date: 
August 2015
€80,00
$102.00

Kathryn Ambrose, University of Keele, UK

Kathryn Ambrose offers a new literary critical approach to the Woman Question in nineteenth-century English, German and Russian literature, based on feminist theory, post-structuralism and the semiotics of barriers.
Series: 
Volume: 
80
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004304833
E-ISBN: 
9789004304840
Publication date: 
October 2015
€77,00
$100.00

Paul F. Bandia

What unites this volume is its focus on translation as interlinguistic practice and metaphor for intercultural communication and transcultural relations. The contributions draw on literature, film, historical documents, highlighting the significance of translation for African, Caribbean and...
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Volume: 
78
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042038943
Publication date: 
January 2014
€57,00
$74.00

Edited by Kristian Van Haesendonck and Theo D’haen

From wide-ranging overviews of the entire region to close readings of specific works, this volume opens a fascinating window on the literatures and cultures of the Caribbean, covering texts in the multiplicity of languages used in the wider Caribbean.
Series: 
Volume: 
77
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042038851
Publication date: 
January 2014
€83,00
$107.00

Omid Azadibougar

Many of the world’s greatest novels have been translated into Persian. Though Iranian novelists are almost completely unknown in the outside world. It is still classical literature that represents Iran. What delays the globalization of Persian novels? As a response, the present study deals with...
Series: 
Volume: 
76
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042038844
Publication date: 
September 2014
€58,00
$75.00

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