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Forthcoming Books

  1. Politics, Identity, and Mobility in Travel Writing

    Edited by Miguel A. Cabañas, Jeanne Dubino, Veronica Salles-Reese, Gary Totten

    Series: Routledge Research in Travel Writing

    This collection examines the intersections between the personal and the political in travel writing, and the dialectic between mobility and stasis, through an analysis of specific cases across geographical and historical boundaries. The authors explore the various ways in which travel texts...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Robinson Crusoe (Routledge Revivals)

    By Pat Rogers

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1979, this title presents the basic facts and the background information needed by a modern reader of Robinson Crusoe, as well as a careful exploration of the structure and style of the work itself. Pat Rogers pays particular attention to the book’s composition and publishing...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Technology, Literature, and Digital Culture in Latin America

    Mediatized Sensibilities in a Globalized Era

    Edited by Matthew Bush, Tania Gentic

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    Grappling with the contemporary Latin American literary climate and its relationship to the pervasive technologies that shape global society, this book visits Latin American literature, technology, and digital culture from the post-boom era to the present day. The volume examines literature in...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Bodies, Speech, and Reproductive Knowledge in Early Modern England

    By Sara D. Luttfring

    Series: Routledge Studies in Renaissance Literature and Culture

    This volume examines early modern representations of women’s reproductive knowledge through new readings of plays, monstrous birth pamphlets, medical treatises, court records, histories, and more, which are often interpreted as depicting female reproductive bodies as passive, silenced objects of...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Scripturalizing the Human

    The Written as the Political

    Edited by Vincent L. Wimbush

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    Scripturalizing the Human is a transdisciplinary collection of essays that reconceptualizes and models "scriptural studies" as a critical, comparative set of practices with broad ramifications for scholars of religion and biblical studies. This critical historical and ethnographic project is...

    To Be Published August 4th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Routledge Companion to Literature and Human Rights

    Edited by Sophia Mcclennen, Alexandra Schultheis Moore

    Series: Routledge Literature Companions

    The Routledge Companion to Literature and Human Rights provides a comprehensive, transnational, and interdisciplinary map to this emerging field, offering a broad overview of human rights and literature while providing innovative readings on key topics. The first of its kind, this volume covers...

    To Be Published August 11th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Fantasy

    The Literature of Subversion

    By Dr Rosemary Jackson

    Series: New Accents

    This study argues against vague interpretations of fantasy as mere escapism and seeks to define it as a distinct kind of narrative. A general theoretical section introduces recent work on fantasy, notably Tzventan Todorov's The Fantastic: A Structural Approach to a Literary Genre (1973). Dr Jackson...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Frances Trollope

    Beyond “Domestic Manners”

    Edited by Tamara Wagner

    Long overshadowed by her more widely read and reprinted son Anthony, Frances Trollope is almost exclusively remembered for her travel writing and especially for the notoriously controversial Domestic Manners of the Americans. Her impressively prolific career as a writer, however, covered and...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Henry Miller and Religion

    By Thomas Nesbit

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    This study argues that this previously banned author devoted his entire life to articulating a religion of self-liberation in his autobiographical books, examining his life and work within the context of fringe religious movements that were linked with the avant-garde in New York City and Paris at...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Blake, Politics, and History

    Edited by Jackie DiSalvo, G. A. Rosso, Christopher Z. Hobson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: William Blake

    First published in 1998, this book formed part of an ongoing effort to restore politics and history to the centre of Blake studies. It adopts a three pronged approach when presenting its essays, seeking to promote a return to the political Blake; to deepen the understanding of some of the...

    To Be Published August 18th 2015 by Routledge