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  1. The Political Unconscious

    Narrative as a Socially Symbolic Act, 2nd Edition

    By Fredric Jameson

    Series: Routledge Classics

    In this ground-breaking and influential study Fredric Jameson explores the complex place and function of literature within culture. At the time Jameson was actually writing the book, in the mid to late seventies, there was a major reaction against deconstruction and poststructuralism. As one of the...

    Published June 13th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Philosophy, Literature and the Human Good

    By Michael Weston

    In this provocative new examination of the philosophical, moral and religious significance of literature, Michael Weston explores the role of literature in both analytic and continental traditions. He initiates a dialogue between them and investigates the growing importance of these issues for...

    Published March 15th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Philosophy and Tragedy

    Edited by Simon Sparks, Miguel de Beistegui

    Series: Warwick Studies in European Philosophy

    From Plato's Republic and Aristotle's Poetics to Nietzsche's The Birth of Tragedy, the theme of tragedy has been subject to radically conflicting philosophical interpretations. Despite being at the heart of philosophical debate from Ancient Greece to the Nineteenth Century, however, tragedy has yet...

    Published December 16th 1999 by Routledge

  4. The Spivak Reader

    Selected Works of Gayati Chakravorty Spivak

    By Gayatri Spivak

    Edited by Donna Landry, Gerald MacLean

    Among the foremost feminist critics to have emerged to international eminence over the last fifteen years, Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak has relentlessly challenged the high ground of established theoretical discourse in literary and cultural studies. Although her rigorous reading of various authors...

    Published December 12th 1995 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Autobiographics in Freud and Derrida
    By Jane Marie Todd
    To Be Published August 13th 2015
  2. How Abstract Is It? Thinking Capital Now
    Edited by Rebecca Colesworthy, Peter Nicholls
    To Be Published October 20th 2015
  3. The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Literature
    Edited by Nöel Carroll, John Gibson
    To Be Published December 11th 2015

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