Published October 1st 2012 by Routledge – 180 pages
Series: The New Critical Idiom
Spatiality has risen to become a key concept in literary and cultural studies, with critical focus on the ‘spatial turn’ presenting a new approach to the traditional literary analyses of time and history.
Robert T. Tally Jr. explores differing aspects of the spatial in literary studies today, providing:
This clear and engaging study presents readers with a thought provoking and illuminating guide to the literature and criticism of ‘space’.
Introduction: You Are Here 1. The Spatial Turn 2. Literary Cartography 3. Literary Geography 4. Geocriticism Conclusion: Other Spaces
Robert T. Tally Jr. is Associate Professor of English at Texas State University, USA.