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  1. Remembering the Harlem Renaissance

    Edited by Cary D. Wintz

    Series: The Harlem Renaissance 1920-1940

    First Published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 1st 1996 by Routledge

  2. Analysis and Assessment, 1940-1979

    By Cary D. Wintz

    Edited by Cary D. Wintz

    Series: The Harlem Renaissance 1920-1940

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 1st 1996 by Routledge

  3. The Intersections of the Public and Private Spheres in Early Modern England

    Edited by Paula R. Backscheider, Timothy Dykstal

    The public and private spheres are conceived to be separate and complementary, useful in understanding human experience and social phenomena, gendered and perhaps "natural". Taking the usefulness of this model as a focus, these essays ask how the spheres interpenetrate....

    Published May 31st 1996 by Routledge

  4. Clotel, or the President's Daughter

    By William Wells Brown, Joan E. Cashin

    Originally published in 1853, Clotel is the first novel by an African American. William Wells Brown, a contemporary of Frederick Douglass, was well known for his abolitionist activities. In Clotel, the author focuses on the experiences of a slave woman: Brown treats the themes of gender, race, and...

    Published May 31st 1996 by Routledge

  5. An Introduction to Classical Korean Literature: From Hyangga to P'ansori

    From Hyangga to P'ansori

    By Kichung Kim

    This work provides an introduction to some of the most important and representative genres of classical Korean literature. Coverage includes: Samguk sagi and samguk yusa as literature; Kunmong and Unyongchon; the lyricism of Koryo songs; and the literature of Chosen Dynasty Women....

    Published May 31st 1996 by Routledge

  6. Post-Colonial Drama

    Theory, Practice, Politics

    By Helen Gilbert, Joanne Tompkins

    Post-Colonial Drama is the first full-length study to address the ways in which performance has been instrumental in resisting the continuing effects of imperialism. It brings to bear the latest theoretical approaches from post-colonial and performance studies to a range of plays from Australia,...

    Published May 30th 1996 by Routledge

  7. Shakespeare, Aphra Behn and the Canon

    By Lizbeth Goodman, W.R. Owens

    Series: Approaching Literature

    A clear introduction to the idea of the canon, exploring the process by which certain works, and not others, receive high cultural status. The work of Shakespeare and Aphra Behn is used to illustrate and challenge this process....

    Published May 30th 1996 by Routledge

  8. Shakespeare's Alternative Tales

    By Leah Scragg

    Series: Longman Medieval and Renaissance Library

    A knowledge of the history and evolution of the tales on which Shakespeare drew in the composition of his plays is essential for the understanding of his work. In re-telling a particular story, a Renaissance writer was not simply reshaping the structure of the narrative but participating in a...

    Published May 24th 1996 by Routledge

  9. Collected Prose Works of William Barnes

    Edited by Bradbury

    Series: Collected Works

    William Barnes' reputation as one of the pre-eminent British "dialect" poets, the equal of Robert Burns and John Clare, is being increasingly recognized. The range of his writings is extraordinary as evidenced by the contents of this collection, which includes works on etymology, philology,...

    Published May 23rd 1996 by Routledge

  10. The Literature of Terror: Volume 2

    The Modern Gothic, 2nd Edition

    By David Punter

    The Literature of Terror: the Modern Gothic is the second volume in David Punter's impressive survey of gothic writing covering over two centuries. This long awaited second edition has been expanded to take into account the latest critical research, and is now published in two volumes. Volume One...

    Published May 9th 1996 by Routledge