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Forthcoming Literary Genres Books

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  1. Identity and Power in Narratives of Displacement

    By Katrina M. Powell

    Series: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

    In this book, Powell examines the ways that identities are constructed in displacement narratives based on cases of eminent domain, natural disaster, and civil unrest, attending specifically to the rhetorical strategies employed as barriers and boundaries intersect with individual lives. She...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Caligula

    The Abuse of Power, 2nd Edition

    By Anthony A. Barrett

    Series: Roman Imperial Biographies

    The Roman empire has always exercised a considerable fascination. Among its numerous colourful personalities, no emperor, with the possible exception of Nero, has attracted more popular attention than Caligula, who has a reputation, whether deserved or not, as the quintessential mad and dangerous...

    To Be Published March 10th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Nature, Environment and Poetry

    Ecocriticism and the poetics of Seamus Heaney and Ted Hughes

    By Susanna Lidström

    Series: Routledge Environmental Humanities

    The environmental challenges facing humanity in the twenty-first century are not only acute and grave, they are also unprecedented in kind, complexity and scope. Nonetheless, the political response to problems such as climate change, biodiversity loss and widespread pollution continues to fall...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Gender and the Self in Latin American Literature

    By Emma Staniland

    Series: Routledge Transnational Perspectives on American Literature

    This book explores texts from across Central and South America in which the coming-of-age story ('Bildungsroman') offers a critique of gendered selfhood as experienced in the region’s socio-cultural contexts. Looking at a range of novels from the late twentieth century, the author ...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Essentials of Verse

    Poetry and Dialogue

    By Derek Attridge, Henry Staten

    This illuminating book presents the discussion of a variety of poems by two leading academics – Derek Attridge and Henry Staten. Following a series of emails, the conversational form of the book allows them to discover disagreements about what is obvious in a poem, how it is best read, or what...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Space and the Postmodern Fantastic in Contemporary Literature

    The Architectural Void

    By Patricia Garcia

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    Arising from the philosophical conviction that our sense of space plays a direct role in our apprehension and construction of reality (both factual and fictional), this book investigates how conceptions of postmodern space have transformed the history of the impossible in literature. Deeply...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Queer Temporalities of Popular Feminist Genres

    By Sam McBean

    Series: Transformations

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. British Spy Fiction and the End of Empire

    By Sam Goodman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

    The spy novel is typically perceived to encompass ideologies of nationhood, national public concern and the prevalence and preference for tradition inherent to post-war British society. Spaces of Security examines the popular spy novel in Britain at this time and suggests that spy fiction...

    To Be Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Crime Fiction and the Law

    Edited by Maria Aristodemou, Fiona Macmillan, Patricia Tuitt

    Series: Birkbeck Law Press

    This book opens up a range of important perspectives on law and violence by considering the ways in which their relationship is formulated in literature, television and film. Employing critical legal theory to address the relationship between crime fiction, law and justice, it considers a range of...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

    Civil War Soldier, Supreme Court Justice

    By Susan-Mary Grant

    Series: Routledge Historical Americans

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge