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  1. CHOICE Reviewed Titles from Routledge Literature

    Routledge is proud to produce some of the most acclaimed, cutting-edge scholarship available in Literature, and we're pleased to highlight the following positive reviews from CHOICE. Click on the titles below to see what CHOICE and other independent reviewers had to say about these great books.

    Glennis Byron and Dale Townshend's The Gothic World is Essential!

    "As of now, this collection is the most inclusive, up-to-date scholarly work on the gothic, taking it beyond the literature. If one buys only one book on the subject, it should be this one. Summing Up: Essential." - CHOICE, July 2014

  2. Literary Criticism and Theory - Request Your e-Inspection Copy

    'Pelagia Goulimari sets a new standard for reading theory in context...' - Richard Lane, Vancouver Island University, Canada

    'Incredibly useful, and a miracle of concision.' - John McGowan, University of North Carolina, USA, co-editor of the Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism

    This incredibly useful volume offers an introduction to the history of literary criticism and theory from classical antiquity to the present. Read more...

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  3. September’s Series of the Month, Children’s Literature and Culture, is 20% Off!

    Founded by Jack Zipes in 1994, Children's Literature and Culture is the longest-running series devoted to the study of children’s literature and culture from a national and international perspective.

    This month, all of Children's Literature and Culture is 20% off!  Just use Discount Code SRK54 at checkout.

    Not sure where to start? Also for this month only, every title in the series from 2013 and earlier has been made free to view online in its entirety. Check out the full list of titles here.

  4. Pre-Order Your Copy of Literary Criticism and Theory: From Plato to Post-Colonialism

    Pelagia Goulimari examines a variety of key thinkers from Plato to Derrida in her book Literary Criticism and Theory: From Plato to Post-Colonialism. An ideal introduction to anyone approaching theory and criticism for the first time, including handy study features such as annotated further reading. Why not request your complimentary inspection copy now?

  5. August Series of the Month: Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

    Edited in collaboration with the Centre for Colonial and Postcolonial Studies, University of Kent at Canterbury, Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures presents a wide range of research into postcolonial literatures by specialists in the field. Volumes concentrate on writers and writing originating in previously (or presently) colonized areas, and include material from non-anglophone as well as anglophone colonies and literatures.

  6. Routledge Revivals Literature - June/July

    Are there elusive titles that you need and have been trying to source for years but thought that you would never be able to find?

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  7. Comedy by Andrew Stott - New Edition Out Now

    This new edition of Andrew Stott’s Comedy builds on themes presented in the first edition such as focusing on the significance of comic 'events' through study of various theoretical methodologies, including deconstruction, psychoanalysis and gender theory, and provides case studies of a number of themes, ranging from the drag act to the simplicity of slipping on a banana skin. Read More...

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  8. Studying Literature in English - Out Now

    Studying Literature in English provides the ideal point of entry for students of English Literature. This book is an accessible guide for Literature students around the world. From principal literary genres, periods and theory, to strategies for reading, research and essay-writing, Dominic Rainsford provides an engaging introduction to the most important aspects of studying literature in English. Read more...

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  9. Ecocriticism: The Essential Reader - Out Now

    Ecocriticism: The Essential Reader charts the growth of this important field. The first-wave ecocriticism section focuses on key readings from the 1960s to the 1990s. The second-wave ecocriticism section goes on to consider a range of exciting contemporary trends, including environmental justice, esthetics and philosophy, and globalization.

  10. Happy Fourth of July from Routledge Literature

    Looking for something to read this vacation weekend?  Check out some of our American Literature titles below. We're offering 20% OFF* all titles through July 8th. Simply enter discount code RRK86 at checkout.

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