Dialogue

Critical Works on Anglophone Literature after 1900

Edited by Henry Veggian, UNC Chapel Hill

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1574-9630
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Edited by Richard Brown, University of Leeds, Christopher Duffy, University of Leeds, and Elizabeth Stainforth, University of Leeds

Innovative and interdisciplinary essays on the increasingly significant British writer J.G. Ballard (1930-2009), exploring the physical, cultural and intertextual landscapes in his key works, especially The Atrocity Exhibition, one of the most challenging works in contemporary fiction.
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Volume: 
22
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004313859
E-ISBN: 
9789004313866
Publication date: 
August 2016
€83,00
$108.00

Edited by Precious McKenzie, Rocky Mountain College, Montana, USA

Sherwood Anderson’s Winesburg, Ohio, revisits a classic, twentieth-century American text. Scholars from around the world look closely at gender relations, masculinity, place, the nature of community, and the elusive American Dream.
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Volume: 
20
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004311008
E-ISBN: 
9789004311015
Publication date: 
January 2016
€83,00
$108.00

Edited by Jason W. Stevens, University of Pittsburgh

The first book devoted entirely to Robinson familiarizes readers with the major currents in her thought from a diversity of perspectives—Romanticism, ecocriticism, medicine and literature, religion and literature, theology, American Studies, critical race theory, and feminist and gender studies...
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Volume: 
19
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004296633
E-ISBN: 
9789004302235
Publication date: 
September 2015
€75,00
$97.00

Edited by Anabela Duarte

The legendary author – a North-American expatriate writer and composer, and a cult figure who, according to Norman Mailer “... let in the murder, the drugs, the incest, the death of the square, the end of civilization” – and his artistic output, are explored here by leading contemporary scholars.
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Volume: 
18
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042039087
E-ISBN: 
9789401211901
Publication date: 
December 2014
€84,00
$118.00

Edited by Enit Karafili Steiner

The essays included here show that Wollstonecraft’s legacy is still with us today as the balancing act between a society where sexual distinction translates into gender prejudice and a utopian order where sexual difference ceases to be a structuring element of social, economic and political bias.
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Volume: 
17
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042037892
Publication date: 
January 2014
€58,00
$74.00

Edited by Michael J. Meyer† and Henry Veggian

This volume includes one dozen new and recent essays on John Steinbeck’s East of Eden (1952). First commissioned by the late Professor Michael J. Meyer, a renowned Steinbeck scholar, the volume was originally designed to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the novel’s publication. The collection...
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Volume: 
16
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042037120
Publication date: 
January 2013
€86,00
$108.00

Edited by Michael J. Meyer and Hugh J. Ingrasci

The twelve essayists in this critical collection examine anew two fundamental concerns of Penn Warren’s landmark work, which has as valid a claim to being “The Great American Novel” as any in the literary canon. The first challenging conundrum these critics examine is narrator Jack Burden’s...
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Volume: 
15
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042034969
Publication date: 
January 2012
€76,00
$96.00

Edited by Michael Y. Bennett

While Oscar Wilde’s delightfully-witty comedies of manners receive the most fanfare from the general public and much of academia, Wilde’s most “serious” play—Salome—rightfully deserves an equal amount of attention. Written by emerging scholars, established scholars, and notable Wilde scholars at...
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Volume: 
14
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042034327
Publication date: 
January 2011
€76,00
$96.00

Edited by John J. Han

Wise Blood: A Re-Consideration is a collection of nineteen new essays on Flannery O’Connor’s 1952 novel about the spiritual journey of a young man raised in a fundamentalist Christian family. Following the pattern of previous books in the Dialogue series, it offers analyses by established and...
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Volume: 
13
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042033894
Publication date: 
January 2011
€120,00
$151.00

Edited by Joe Moffett

Presenting work from scholars of various ranks and locations—including Canada, Romania, Taiwan, Bosnia-Herzegovina, the UK, and the USA—this volume offers critical perspectives on what is often considered the most important poem of literary modernism: T. S. Eliot’s The Waste Land. The essays...
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Volume: 
12
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042033795
Publication date: 
January 2011
€69,00
$87.00

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