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  1. English and Englishness

    By Brian Doyle

    Series: New Accents

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 16th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Sexual/Textual Politics

    Feminist Literary Theory, 2nd Edition

    By Toril Moi

    Series: New Accents

    What are the political implications of a feminist critical practice? How do the problems of the literary text relate to the priorities and perspectives of feminist politics as a whole?Sexual/Textual Politics addresses these fundamental questions and examines the strengths and limitations of the two...

    Published June 13th 2002 by Routledge

  3. The Semiotics of Theatre and Drama

    2nd Edition

    By Keir Elam

    Series: New Accents

    The late twentieth century saw an explosion of interest in semiotics, the science of the signs and processes by which we communicate. In this study, the first of its kind in English, Keir Elam shows how this new 'science' can provide a radical shift in our understanding of theatrical performance,...

    Published June 13th 2002 by Routledge

  4. The Empire Writes Back

    Theory and Practice in Post-Colonial Literatures, 2nd Edition

    By Bill Ashcroft, Gareth Griffiths, Helen Tiffin

    Series: New Accents

    The experience of colonization and the challenges of a post-colonial world have produced an explosion of new writing in English. This diverse and powerful body of literature has established a specific practice of post-colonial writing in cultures as various as India, Australia, the West Indies and...

    Published June 13th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Dialogism

    Bakhtin and His World, 2nd Edition

    By Michael Holquist

    Series: New Accents

    Holquist's masterly study draws on all of Bakhtin's known writings providing a comprehensive account of his achievement. Widely acknowledged as an exceptional guide to Bakhtin and dialogics, this book now includes a new introduction, concluding chapter and a fully updated bibliography. He argues...

    Published June 12th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Narrative Fiction

    Contemporary Poetics, 2nd Edition

    By Shlomith Rimmon-Kenan

    Series: New Accents

    What is a narrative? What is narrative fiction? How does it differ from other kinds of narrative? What featuers turn a discourse into a narrative text? Now widely acknowledged as one of the most significant volumes in its field, Narrative Fiction turns its attention to these and other questions. In...

    Published June 12th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Deconstruction

    Theory and Practice, 3rd Edition

    By Christopher Norris

    Series: New Accents

    Deconstruction: Theory and Practice has been acclaimed as by far the most readable, concise and authoritative guide to this topic. Without oversimplifying or glossing over the challenges, Norris makes deconstruction more accessible to the reader. The volume focuses on the works of Jacques Derrida...

    Published May 22nd 2002 by Routledge

  8. Alternative Shakespeares

    2nd Edition

    Edited by John Drakakis

    Series: New Accents

    When critical theory met literary studies in the 1970s and '80s, some of the most radical and exciting theoretical work centred on the quasi-sacred figure of Shakespeare. In Alternative Shakespeares, John Drakakis brought together key essays by founding figures in this movement to remake...

    Published May 22nd 2002 by Routledge

  9. The Politics of Postmodernism

    2nd Edition

    By Linda Hutcheon

    Series: New Accents

    This classic text remains one of the clearest and most incisive introductions to postmodernism. Perhaps more importantly, it is a compelling discussion of why postmodernism matters. Working through the issue of representation in art forms from fiction to photography, Linda Hutcheon sets out...

    Published May 15th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Critical Practice

    2nd Edition

    By Catherine Belsey

    Series: New Accents

    What is poststructuralist theory, and what difference does it make to literary criticism? Where do we find the meaning of the text: in the author's head? in the reader's? Or do we, instead, make meaning in the practice of reading itself? If so, what part do our own values play in the process of...

    Published May 15th 2002 by Routledge

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