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  1. The Craft of Poetry

    Dialogues on Minimal Interpretation

    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 April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Educational Prophecies of Aldous Huxley

    The Visionary Legacy of Brave New World, Ape and Essence and Island

    By Ronald Zigler

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    The visionary legacy of Aldous Huxley is as relevant today as ever. Huxley possessed a sober understanding of the human condition as well as an inspired vision of the human potential. This volume presents an interdisciplinary examination and appreciation of Aldous Huxley’s three visionary novels –...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. Feminism's Queer Temporalities

    By Sam McBean

    Series: Transformations

    This book argues for the necessity of non-linear, non-generational models of feminism’s time. The first to substantially bring together the way in which time has come to matter in both feminist and queer disciplines, this book turns to popular literary and cultural figures and texts from the...

    To Be Published May 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

    Civil War Soldier, Supreme Court Justice

    By Susan-Mary Grant

    Series: Routledge Historical Americans

    The man Franklin Delano Roosevelt once called ‘the greatest living American,’ and who legal scholars are apt to term the ‘Great Dissenter,’ Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., was born in Massachusetts, the son of a doctor and author. From the antebellum era through the First World War and into the New...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Complete Poems of Shakespeare

    Edited by Raphael Lyne, Cathy Shrank

    Series: Longman Annotated English Poets

    This is the definitive scholarly edition of Shakespeare's poems and sonnets. It provides an introduction to the place of Shakespeare’s poems within his career and aims to situate his body of work in context. The commentary on the poems is wide-ranging in points of reference and methodology, and...

    To Be Published June 30th 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 June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. Science Fiction and Cultural Theory: A Reader

    Edited by Sherryl Vint

    Series: Routledge Literature Readers

    Science Fiction and Cultural Theory: A Reader is an essential resource for literature students studying science fiction, science and popular culture, and contemporary theory. This book combines key theoretical statements that have become touchstones for work in the field with more recent...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge