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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 58 new and published books in the subject of Postmodernism Literature — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Theories of Play and Postmodern Fiction

    By Brian Edwards

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Contemporary Dystopian Fiction for Young Adults

    Brave New Teenagers

    Edited by Balaka Basu, Katherine R. Broad, Carrie Hintz

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    Winner of the Children’s Literature Association Edited Book Award From the jaded, wired teenagers of M.T. Anderson's Feed to the spirited young rebels of Suzanne Collins’ The Hunger Games trilogy, the protagonists of Young Adult dystopias are introducing a new generation of readers to the pleasures...

    Published May 21st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Space and the Postmodern Fantastic in Contemporary Literature

    The Architectural Void

    By Patricia García

    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...

    Published May 5th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Theoretical Schools and Circles in the Twentieth-Century Humanities

    Literary Theory, History, Philosophy

    Edited by Marina Grishakova, Silvi Salupere

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    Schools and circles have been a major force in twentieth-century intellectual movements. They fostered circulation of ideas within and between disciplines, thus altering the shape of intellectual inquiry. This volume offers a new perspective on theoretical schools in the humanities, both as...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Children’s Literature and the Posthuman

    Animal, Environment, Cyborg

    By Zoe Jaques

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    An investigation of identity formation in children's literature, this book brings together children’s literature and recent critical concerns with posthuman identity to argue that children’s fiction offers sophisticated interventions into debates about what it means to be human, and in particular...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. John Barth (Routledge Revivals)

    By Heide Ziegler

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    John Barth represents most completely what has been termed postmodernism, not because his work comprises more postmodernist features than other contemporary writers but because, for Barth, "life" and "art" are two sides of the same coin. In this brief study, first published in 1987, Heide Ziegler...

    Published October 24th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Routledge Companion to Experimental Literature

    Edited by Joe Bray, Alison Gibbons, Brian McHale

    Series: Routledge Literature Companions

    What is experimental literature? How has experimentation affected the course of literary history, and how is it shaping literary expression today? Literary experiment has always been diverse and challenging, but never more so than in our age of digital media and social networking, when the very...

    Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Voice Terminal Echo (Routledge Revivals)

    Postmodernism and English Renaissance Texts

    By Jonathan Goldberg

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1986, this title examines a set of English Renaissance texts by Shakespeare, Spenser, Herbert, Marvell and Milton, within the theoretic framework of postmodern thought. Following an opening chapter that argues for the value of this conjunction as a way of understanding literary...

    Published September 1st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Theorizing Modernisms

    Essays in Critical Theory

    Edited by Steve Giles

    At a time when postmodernism seems to have achieved a dominant position in cultural and critical theory, the contributors to this volume present a much needed corrective to the misleading images of modernism which have dominated recent debate. Theorizing Modernisms includes an account of European...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Realism and Power (Routledge Revivals)

    Postmodern British Fiction

    By Alison Lee

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1990, this study focuses on the subversive techniques of British postmodernist fiction and examines its challenge to Realist traditions, and the liberal humanist ideology behind it. Exploring the concept of literary postmodernism, and the strategies and philosophies to which it...

    Published May 7th 2014 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. V. S. Naipaul: Displacement and Autobiography
    By Judith Levy
    To Be Published August 13th 2015
  2. Cervantes and His Postmodern Constituencies
    Edited by Anne J. Cruz, Carroll B. Johnson
    To Be Published August 21st 2015
  3. Utopias and the Environment
    Edited by Geoffrey Berry
    To Be Published September 28th 2015
  4. Realism and Power (Routledge Revivals): Postmodern British Fiction
    By Alison Lee
    To Be Published December 24th 2015
  5. Fredric Jameson: Marxism, Hermeneutics, Postmodernism
    By Sean Homer
    To Be Published June 11th 2016

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