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  1. Transcultural Poetics and the Concept of the Poet

    From Philip Sidney to T.S. Eliot

    By Ranjan Ghosh

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    Critiquing the politics and dynamics of the transcultural poetics of reading literature, this book demonstrates an ambitious understanding of the concept of the poet across a wide range of traditions – Anglo-American, German, French, Arabic, Chinese, Sanskrit, Bengali, Urdu – and philosophies of...

    To Be Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Reading the Renaissance (Routledge Revivals)

    Culture, Poetics, and Drama

    Edited by Jonathan Hart

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Reading the Renaissance, first published in 1996, is a collection of essays discussing the literature, drama, poetics and culture of the Renaissance period. The Renaissance, which extends from about 1300 to 1700 depending on the country, was originally a rebirth of the arts but has also come to...

    To Be Published December 4th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Representing Multiculturalism in Comics and Graphic Novels

    Edited by Ian Hague, Carolene Ayaka

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    Multiculturalism, and its representation, has long presented challenges for the medium of comics. This book presents a wide ranging survey of the ways in which comics have dealt with the diversity of creators and characters and the (lack of) visibility for characters who don’t conform to particular...

    To Be Published December 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Richard II

    New Critical Essays

    Edited by Jeremy Lopez

    Series: Shakespeare Criticism

    Arguably the first play in a Shakespearean tetralogy, Richard II is a unique and compelling political drama whose themes still resonate today. It is one of the few Shakespeare plays written entirely in verse and its format presents unique theatrical challenges. Politically engaged and controversial...

    To Be Published December 11th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Theology and Existentialism in Aeschylus

    Written in the Cosmos

    By Richard Rader

    Series: Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

    Philosophy and Religion in Aeschylus revivifies the complex question of fate and freedom in the tragedies of the famous Greek playwright. Starting with Sartre’s insights about radical existential freedom, this book shows that Aeschylus is concerned with the ethical ramifications of surrendering our...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Narrative and Voice in Postwar Poetry

    By Neil Roberts

    Series: Longman Studies In Twentieth Century Literature

    Poetry in English since the Second World War has produced a number of highly original narrative works, as diverse as Derek Walcott's Omeros, Ted Hughes' Gaudete and Anne Stevenson's Correspondences. At the same time, poetry in general has been permeated by narrative features, particularly those...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Joseph Conrad

    By Andrew Michael Roberts

    Series: Longman Critical Readers

    Joseph Conrad is a key figure in modernist fiction, whose innovative work engages with many of the crucial philosophical, moral and political concerns of the twentieth century. This collection of major critical readings of his work is arranged according to the issues which each critic addresses,...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. A Preface to Hopkins

    2nd Edition

    By Graham Storey

    Series: Preface Books

    An authoritative guide to the life and works of Hopkins, for those who require a good introduction from which to explore the author's works more fully....

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Regaining Paradise Lost

    By Thomas N. Corns

    Series: Longman Medieval and Renaissance Library

    Paradise Lost is not merely the masterpiece of John Milton (1608-74) but a turning point in style and form, which had a profound influence on the poetry of the following century. Divided into two parts, this major survey begins by discussing the revolutionary characteristics of Paradise Lost in the...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Byron: Selected Poetry and Prose

    By Lord Byron

    Edited by Donald A. Low

    Series: Routledge English Texts

    Donald Low's collection contains Byron's most subversive, spirited and playful poetry as well as his outspoken prose. With helpful and informative annotation and a full bibliography this is an essential study aid for students....

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge