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Globalizing Literary Genres

ISBN 10 : 9781317483434
ISBN 13 : 131748343X

Focused on the relation between processes of globalization and literary genres, this volume intervenes in the prevalent notions of globalization, literary history, genre, and the n..


The Chinese Political Novel

ISBN 10 : 0674504356
ISBN 13 : 9780674504356

Focusing on its adaptation in the Chinese context, Catherine Vance Yeh traces the rise of the political novel to international renown between the 1830s and the 1910s. Yeh explores ..


Melville Mapping And Globalization

ISBN 10 : 9781441116284
ISBN 13 : 1441116281

In Melville, Mapping and Globalization, Robert Tally argues that Melville does not belong in the tradition of the American Renaissance, but rather creates a baroque literary cartog..


Globalization And Literature

ISBN 10 : 9780745658193
ISBN 13 : 0745658199

This book presents a state-of-the-art overview of the relationship between globalization studies and literature and literary studies, and the bearing that they have on each other. ..


Minor Characters Have Their Day

ISBN 10 : 9780231542401
ISBN 13 : 0231542402

How do genres develop? In what ways do they reflect changing political and cultural trends? What do they tell us about the motivations and desires of publishers and readers? Combin..


Rethinking The Romance Genre

ISBN 10 : 9781137371874
ISBN 13 : 1137371870

Rethinking the Romance Genre examines why the romance genre has proven such an irresistible form for contemporary writers and filmmakers as they approach global issues. In contempo..


Comparative Literature In An Age Of Globalization

ISBN 10 : 0801883792
ISBN 13 : 9780801883798

Responding to the frequent attacks against contemporary literary studies, Comparative Literature in an Age of Globalization establishes the continuing vitality of the discipline an..