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  1. Kafka’s Cognitive Realism

    By Emily Troscianko

    Series: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Stylistics

    This book uses insights from the cognitive sciences to illuminate Kafka’s poetics, exemplifying a paradigm for literary studies in which cognitive-scientific insights are brought to bear directly on literary texts. The volume shows that the concept of "cognitive realism" can be a critically...

    Published February 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Harold Bloom (Routledge Revivals)

    Towards Historical Rhetorics

    By Peter De Bolla

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Since the 1960s, the literary critic Harold Bloom has been producing some of the most powerful criticism in the United States. This large body of work has, since the publication of The Anxiety of Influence in 1973, increasingly distanced itself from all critical vogues, be they psychoanalytic,...

    Published January 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Style and Rhetoric of Short Narrative Fiction

    Covert Progressions Behind Overt Plots

    By Dan Shen

    Series: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Stylistics

    In many fictional narratives, the progression of the plot exists in tension with a very different and powerful dynamic that runs, at a hidden and deeper level, throughout the text. In this volume, Dan Shen systematically investigates how stylistic analysis is indispensable for uncovering this...

    Published November 13th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Perspectives on Literature and Translation

    Creation, Circulation, Reception

    Edited by Brian Nelson, Brigid Maher

    Series: Routledge Advances in Translation Studies

    This volume explores the relationship between literature and translation from three perspectives: the creative dimensions of the translation process; the way texts circulate between languages; and the way texts are received in translation by new audiences. The distinctiveness of the volume lies in...

    Published October 14th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Literature, Speech Disorders, and Disability

    Talking Normal

    Edited by Christopher Eagle

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    Examining representations of speech disorders in works of literature, this first collection of its kind founds a new multidisciplinary subfield related but not limited to the emerging fields of disability studies and medical humanities. The scope is wide-ranging both in terms of national...

    Published October 8th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Ulysses and the Poetics of Cognition

    By Patrick Colm Hogan

    Series: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Stylistics

    Given Ulysses’ perhaps unparalleled attention to the operations of the human mind, it is unsurprising that critics have explored the work’s psychology. Nonetheless, there has been very little research that draws on recent cognitive science to examine thought and emotion in this novel. Hogan sets...

    Published September 10th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Language and Style

    By E. L. Epstein

    Series: New Accents

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

    Published August 28th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Linguistics and Novel

    By Roger Fowler

    Series: New Accents

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

    Published March 28th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Stories and Social Media

    Identities and Interaction

    By Ruth E. Page

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

    This book examines everyday stories of personal experience that are published online in contemporary forms of social media. Taking examples from discussion boards, blogs, social network sites, microblogging sites, wikis, collaborative and participatory storytelling projects, Ruth Page explores how...

    Published January 29th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Corpus Stylistics and Dickens’s Fiction

    By Michaela Mahlberg

    Series: Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

    This book presents an innovative approach to the language of one of the most popular English authors. It illustrates how corpus linguistic methods can be employed to study electronic versions of texts by Charles Dickens. With particular focus on Dickens’s novels, the book proposes a way into the...

    Published November 1st 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Mencius On The Mind V 5

    To Be Published October 31st 2014
  2. Dickens’ Novels as Poetry: Allegory and Literature of the City
    By Jeremy Tambling
    To Be Published November 23rd 2014
  3. Postcolonial Audiences: Readers, Viewers and Reception
    Edited by Bethan Benwell, James Procter, Gemma Robinson
    To Be Published November 27th 2014
  4. The Essential Ilan Stavans
    By Ilan Stavans
    To Be Published December 4th 2014
  5. Global Portuguese: Linguistic Ideologies in Late Modernity
    Edited by Luiz Paulo Moita-Lopes
    To Be Published December 17th 2014

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