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Forthcoming Interdisciplinary Literary Studies Books

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  1. A History of Food in Literature

    From the Fourteenth-Century to the Present

    By Charlotte Boyce, Joan Fitzpatrick

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Discourse of Reading Groups

    Cognitive and Socio-cultural Approaches

    By Joan Swann, David Peplow, Paola Trimarco, Sara Whiteley

    Series: Routledge Research in Literacy

    Reading groups and book clubs are an important contemporary cultural practice, providing a window on the everyday interpretation of literary texts. While reading is often considered a solitary process, reading groups constitute a form of social reading where interpretive activity is produced and...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Rethinking the Mind-Body Relationship in Early Modern Literature, Philosophy, and Medicine

    The Renaissance of the Body

    By Charis Charalampous

    Series: Routledge Studies in Renaissance Literature and Culture

    This book explores a neglected feature of intellectual history and literature in the early modern period: the ways in which the body was theorized and represented as an intelligent cognitive agent, with desires, appetites, and understandings independent of the mind. It considers the works of early...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Ageing, Gender, and Genre in Anglophone Literature

    Narrating Age in the Bildungsroman

    By Heike Hartung

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    This study establishes age as a category of literary history, delineating age in its interaction with gender and narrative genre. Based on the historical premise that the view of ageing as a burden emerges as a specific narrative in the late eighteenth century, the study highlights how the changing...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Irish Literature and Ecocriticism

    History, Culture, and Social Justice

    By Eoin Flannery

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    This book is the first truly interdisciplinary intervention into the burgeoning field of Irish ecological criticism. Providing original and nuanced readings of Irish cultural texts and personalities in terms of contemporary ecological criticism, Flannery’s readings of Irish literary fiction, poetry...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. A Cultural History of Climate Change

    Edited by Tom Bristow, Thomas H. Ford

    Series: Routledge Environmental Humanities

    Acknowledging that the climate is cultural compels us to rethink many of our existing means of historical understanding. This book uniquely examines climate change from transdisciplinary perspectives across the environmental humanities. The first section on climatic modernity and on the culture of...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Embodying Gender and Age in Speculative Fiction

    A Biopsychosocial Approach

    By Derek J. Thiess

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    Following scholarship on gender in science fiction, this book explores the limits of considering age as a social construction, positing that an acknowledgement of aged bodies necessarily changes the way we read both age and science fiction. The volume employs contemporary clinical psychology, the...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Travel Writing from Black Australia

    Utopia, Melancholia, and Aboriginality

    By Robert Clarke

    Series: Routledge Research in Travel Writing

    Over the past thirty years the Australian travel experience has been ‘Aboriginalised’. Aboriginality has been appropriated to furnish the Australian nation with a unique and identifiable tourist brand. This is deeply ironic given the realities of life for many Aboriginal people in Australian...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Current Directions in Ecomusicology

    Music, Nature, Environment

    Edited by Aaron S. Allen, Kevin Dawe

    Series: Routledge Research in Music

    This volume is the first sustained examination of the complex perspectives on ecomusicology — the study of the intersections of music/sound, culture/society, and nature/environment. Contributors offer a range of perspectives representing disciplines such as anthropology, biology, ecology,...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge