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Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

From Joyce to Rushdie, Modernism to Food Writing, Routledge Studies in Twentieth Century Literature looks at both the literature and culture of the 20th century. This series is our home for cutting-edge, upper-level scholarly studies and edited collections. Considering literature alongside religion, popular culture, race, gender, ecology, travel, class, space, and other subjects, titles are characterized by dynamic interventions into established subjects and innovative studies on emerging topics.

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31-35 of 35 results in Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature
  1. Gay Male Fiction Since Stonewall

    Ideology, Conflict, and Aesthetics

    By Les Brookes

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

    The conflict between assimilationism and radicalism that has riven gay culture since Stonewall became highly visible in the 1990s with the emergence and challenge of queer theory and politics. The conflict predates Stonewall, however—indeed, Jonathan Dollimore describes it as "one of the most...

    Published January 25th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Cold War Literature

    Writing the Global Conflict

    Edited by Andrew Hammond

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

    The Cold War was the longest conflict in a century defined by the scale and brutality of its conflicts. In the battle between the democratic West and the communist East there was barely a year in which the West was not organising, fighting or financing some foreign war. It was an engagement that...

    Published October 12th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Modern Confessional Writing

    New Critical Essays

    Edited by Jo Gill

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

    A comprehensive and scholarly account of this popular and influential genre, the essays in this collection explore confessional literature from the mid-twentieth century to the present day, and include the writing of John Berryman, Anne Sexton, Ted Hughes and Helen Fielding. Drawing on a wide...

    Published October 12th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Testimony from the Nazi Camps

    French Women's Voices

    By Margaret Anne Hutton

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

    This interdisciplinary study intergrates historiographical, literary and cultural methodologies in its focus on a little known corpus of testimonial accounts published by French women deported to Nazi camps. Comprising epistemological and literary analyses of the accounts and an examination of the...

    Published December 9th 2004 by Routledge

  5. The Early Poems

    John Milton: Twentieth Century Perspectives

    Edited by Martin Evans

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 7th 2002 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Testimony from the Nazi Camps: French Women's Voices
    By Margaret Anne Hutton
    To Be Published August 14th 2014
  2. James Joyce, Science, and Modernist Print Culture: “The Einstein of English Fiction”
    By Jeffrey Drouin
    To Be Published December 29th 2014
  3. British Spy Fiction and the End of Empire
    By Sam Goodman
    To Be Published May 14th 2015

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