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Forthcoming Interdisciplinary Literary Studies Books

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  1. Politics and Aesthetics in Contemporary Native American Literature

    Across Every Border

    By Matthew Herman

    Over the last twenty years, Native American literary studies has taken a sharp political turn. In this book, Matthew Herman provides the historical framework for this shift and examines the key moments in the movement away from cultural analyses toward more politically inflected and motivated...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Courting Power

    Persuasion and Politics in the Early Thirteenth Century

    By Laurie Shepard

    This text chronicles a change in epistolary persuasion in the 1230's, crystallized at the imperial chancery of Frederick II, Emperor from 1220-1250. There, traditional appeals, premised on authority and harmony, were challenged by letters in which historical circumstances functioned as an integral...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Travel and Modernist Literature

    Sacred and Ethical Journeys

    By Alexandra Peat

    Through close readings of works from Henry James to W. E. B. Du Bois, and from Virginia Woolf to Jean Rhys, this book discusses how fictional travelers negotiate and adapt various tropes of travel (such as quest, expatriation, displacement, and exile) as models for their own journeys. Specifically,...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Women on the Edge

    Ethnicity and Gender in Short Stories by American Women

    Edited by Corinne H. Dale

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. China’s Literary and Cultural Scenes at the Turn of the 21st Century

    Edited by Jie Lu

    China’s literary and cultural production at the turn of the twenty-first century is marked by heterogeneity, plurality, and diversity. Given its complexity, the literary/cultural production of this period perhaps can be understood most productively as a response to a global modernity that has...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Race and the Production of Modern American Nationalism

    Edited by Reynolds J. Scott-Childress

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Travel Writing and Atrocities

    Eyewitness Accounts of Colonialism in the Congo, Angola, and the Putumayo

    By Robert Burroughs

    This book examines eyewitness travel reports of atrocities committed in European-funded slave regimes in the Congo Free State, Portuguese West Africa, and the Putumayo district of the Amazon rainforest during the late-nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries. During this time, British explorers,...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Langston Hughes

    The Man, His Art, and His Continuing Influence

    Edited by C. James Trotman

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Sheba's Daughters

    Whitening and Demonizing the Saracen Woman in Medieval French Epic

    By Jacqueline de Weever

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Representing Mixed Race in Jamaica and England from the Abolition Era to the Present

    By S. Salih

    This study considers cultural representations of "brown" people in Jamaica and England alongside the determinations of race by statute from the Abolition era onwards. Through close readings of contemporary fictions and "histories," Salih probes the extent to which colonial ideologies may have been...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge