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'Brave New World': Contexts and Legacies [[electronic resource] /] / edited by Jonathan Greenberg, Nathan Waddell
'Brave New World': Contexts and Legacies [[electronic resource] /] / edited by Jonathan Greenberg, Nathan Waddell
Edizione [1st ed. 2016.]
Pubbl/distr/stampa London : , : Palgrave Macmillan UK : , : Imprint : Palgrave Macmillan, , 2016
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (XXIII, 254 p. 3 illus., 1 illus. in color.)
Disciplina 809.04
Soggetto topico Literature, Modern—20th century
Comparative literature
Literature, Modern—21st century
Twentieth-Century Literature
Comparative Literature
Contemporary Literature
Soggetto genere / forma Criticism, interpretation, etc.
ISBN 1-137-44541-6
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Introduction -- 1. Brave New World as a Modern Utopia -- 2. Signs of the T -- 3. ‘That Learning Were Such a Filthy Thing' -- 4. The Pleasures of Dystopia -- 5. Huxley and Reproduction -- 6. What Huxley Got Wrong -- 7. Brave New World and Vanity Fair; Carey Snyder -- 8. The Brave New World of Mothering -- 9. Ethics in the Late Anthropocene -- 10. ‘My Hypothetical Islanders’ -- 11. ‘Words Without Reason’.
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(Re)mapping the Latina/o Literary Landscape [[electronic resource] /] / edited by Cristina Herrera, Larissa M. Mercado-López
(Re)mapping the Latina/o Literary Landscape [[electronic resource] /] / edited by Cristina Herrera, Larissa M. Mercado-López
Edizione [1st ed. 2016.]
Pubbl/distr/stampa New York : , : Palgrave Macmillan US : , : Imprint : Palgrave Macmillan, , 2016
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (270 p.)
Disciplina 863.009
Collana Literatures of the Americas
Soggetto topico Ethnology—Latin America
Literature   
Literature, Modern—20th century
Literature, Modern—21st century
Latino Culture
Postcolonial/World Literature
Twentieth-Century Literature
Contemporary Literature
ISBN 1-349-94901-9
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Part 1 Expanding Latinidades -- “Metaphors of Miscegenation: Genre Mixing in Gloria Anzaldúa’s Borderlands/La Frontera.” Shelley García -- “Harriet Beecher Stowe’s Cuban Characters: Uncle Tom’s Cabin and Gertrudis Gómez de Avellaneda,” Judie Newman -- “Pedro Medina and Suburbano Come to the Fore: Miami as a Cultural Stage and Source of Creativity,” Naida Saavedra -- “Latin/o American Perspectives of the United States in Sam no es mi tío,” Amrita Das -- The Twenty-first Century Politics of Latinidad: Decolonizing Consciousness, Transnational Solidarity, and Global Activism in Demetria Martínez’s Mother Tongue,” Georgina Guzmán -- Part 2 Crossing Literary Terrains -- “‘The Waltons, Chicana Style’: Queer Familia and Reclaimed Sisterhood in Terri de la Peña’s Faults” Cristina Herrera -- “Crossing Borders Through Prostitution: Esperanza’s Box of Saints by María Amparo Escandón and Across a Hundred Mountains by Reyna Grande,” Carolyn González -- “Twenty-first Century Literary Border Formations: Neoliberalism and Domingo Martínez's The Boy Kings of Texas,” Magda García -- “Capirotada: A Renewed Chicana Spirituality through a Chicana Literary Lens,” Gabriella Gutiérrez y Muhs -- Part 3 Mapping the Body -- “Creating a More Compassionate Narrative: Undoing Desconocimiento through Embodied Intimacy in Helena María Viramontes’ Under the Feet of Jesus and Luis Alberto Urrea’s The Devil’s Highway,” Christina García López -- “Entering the Mainstream: Chicana Lesbian Subjectivity in Contemporary Drama and Performance,” Trevor Boffone -- “Slow Lightning: Image, Time, and An Erotics of Reading,” Eliza Rodríguez y Gibson -- “From Lost Woman to Third Space Mestiza Maternal Subject: La Llorona as a Metaphor of Transformation,” Larissa M. Mercado-López -- Part 4 Writers on Literary (In)visibility: Voicing Activism from the Margins -- “Extremely Brown and Incredibly Ignored,” Alex Espinoza -- “Latino Literature for Children and the Lack of Diversity,” Gabriela Baeza Ventura.
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21st Century US Historical Fiction [[electronic resource] ] : Contemporary Responses to the Past / / edited by Ruth Maxey
21st Century US Historical Fiction [[electronic resource] ] : Contemporary Responses to the Past / / edited by Ruth Maxey
Edizione [1st ed. 2020.]
Pubbl/distr/stampa Cham : , : Springer International Publishing : , : Imprint : Palgrave Macmillan, , 2020
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (278 pages) : illustrations
Disciplina 813.0810906
Soggetto topico Literature, Modern - 20th century
Literature, Modern - 21st century
Literature
Contemporary Literature
North American Literature
Literature, general
ISBN 3-030-41897-9
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto 1. US Historical Fiction since 2000; Ruth Maxey -- 2. Folklore, Fakelore and the History of the Dream: James McBride’s Song Yet Sung; Judie Newman -- 3. To ‘Refract Time’: The Magical History of Colson Whitehead’s The Underground Railroad; Michael Docherty -- 4. Growing up Too Quickly: The Cultural Construction of Children in Lyndsay Faye’s Gods of Gotham Trilogy; James Peacock -- 5. ‘Everyone, we are dead!’: (Hi)story and Power in George Saunders’ Lincoln in the Bardo; Clare Hayes-Brady -- 6. ‘We cannot create’: The Limits of History in Joyce Carol Oates’s The Accursed; Rachael McLennan -- 7. ‘Key Clacks and Bell Dings and Slamming Platens’: The Historical and Narrative Function of Music in E.L. Doctorow’s Homer and Langley; Villy Karagouni -- 8. Archive Future: Trauma and the Child in Two Contemporary American Bestsellers; Aimee Pozorski -- 9. Creating a Usable Past: Writing the Korean War in Contemporary American Fiction; Ruth Maxey -- 10. Paternity, History, and Misrepresentation in Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Sympathizer; Debra Shostak -- 11. Queering the ‘Lost Year’: Transcription and the Lesbian Continuum in Susan Choi’s American Woman; Rebecca Martin -- 12. The Contemporary Sixties Novel: Post-postmodernism and Historiographic Metafiction; Mark West -- 13. ‘What’s the plot, man?’: Alternate History and the Sense of an Ending in David Means’ Hystopia; Diletta de Cristofaro -- 14. ‘To Avenging My People’: Speculating Revenge for US Slavery in Dwayne Alexander Smith’s Forty Acres; DeLisa D. Hawkes.
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9/11 in European Literature [[electronic resource] ] : Negotiating Identities Against the Attacks and What Followed / / edited by Svenja Frank
9/11 in European Literature [[electronic resource] ] : Negotiating Identities Against the Attacks and What Followed / / edited by Svenja Frank
Edizione [1st ed. 2017.]
Pubbl/distr/stampa Cham : , : Springer International Publishing : , : Imprint : Palgrave Macmillan, , 2017
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (XI, 386 p. 5 illus.)
Disciplina 809.4
Soggetto topico 17.80
European literature
Literature, Modern—20th century
Literature, Modern—21st century
Comparative literature
European Literature
Contemporary Literature
Twentieth-Century Literature
Comparative Literature
ISBN 3-319-64209-X
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto 9/11 in European Literature. Negotiating Identities Against the Attacks and What Followed -- 9/11: The Interpretation of Disaster as Disaster of Interpretation – an American Catastrophe Reflected in American and European Discourses -- The Wind of the Hudson: Gerhard Richter’s September (2005) and the European Perception of Catastrophe -- Burning from the inside out’: Let the Great World Spin (2009) -- Seeing is Disbelieving: The Contested Visibility of 9/11 in France -- Cultural and Historical Memory in English and German Discursive Responses to 9/11 --  The Post-9/11 World in Three Polish Responses: Zagajewski, Skolimowski, Tochman -- The Islamic World as Other in Oriana Fallaci’s ‘Trilogy’ -- National Identity and Literary Culture after 9/11:Pro- and Anti-Americanism in Frédéric Beigbeder’s Windows on the World(2003) and Thomas Hettche’s Woraus wir gemacht sind (2006) -- The Mimicry of Dialogue: Thomas Lehr’s September. Fata Morgana (2010) -- Europe and Its Discontents: Intra-European Violence in Dutch Literature after 9/11 -- Tourist/Terrorist. Narrating Uncertainty in Early European Literature on Guantánamo -- Appendix.
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Affect Theory and Literary Critical Practice [[electronic resource] ] : A Feel for the Text / / edited by Stephen Ahern
Affect Theory and Literary Critical Practice [[electronic resource] ] : A Feel for the Text / / edited by Stephen Ahern
Edizione [1st ed. 2019.]
Pubbl/distr/stampa Cham : , : Springer International Publishing : , : Imprint : Palgrave Macmillan, , 2019
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (261 pages)
Disciplina 811.609
Collana Palgrave Studies in Affect Theory and Literary Criticism
Soggetto topico Literature—Philosophy
Literature, Modern
Literature, Modern—20th century
Literature, Modern—21st century
Literature, Modern—18th century
Literature, Medieval
Literary Theory
Early Modern/Renaissance Literature
Contemporary Literature
Eighteenth-Century Literature
Medieval Literature
Twentieth-Century Literature
ISBN 9783319972688 (eBook)
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto 1. Introduction: A Feel for the Text, Stephen Ahern -- Part I Feeling Early Modern -- 2. The Body in Wonder: Affective Suspension and Medieval Queer Futurity, Wan-Chuan Kao -- 3. (Non-)Belief in Things: Affect Theory and A New Literary Materialism, Neil Vallelly -- 4. Semblances of Affect in the Early English Novel: Narrating Intensity, Joel P. Sodano -- Part II Affective Transmissions, Romantic to Victorian -- 5. Reading and the Sociality of Disappointing Affects in Jane Austen, Carmen Faye Mathes -- 6. Shame and its Affects: The Form–Content Implosion of Shelley’s The Cenci, Merrilees Roberts -- 7. Bodily Sympathy, Affect, and Victorian Sensation Fiction, Tara MacDonald -- 8. Feeling Other(s): Dracula and the Ethics of Unmanageable Affect, Kimberly O’Donnell -- Part III Modernist Contingencies: Engaging the Ineffable -- 9. Glad Animals: Speed, Affect, and Modern Literature, Katherine G. Sutherland -- 10. Senses without Names: Affective Becomings in William Faulkner and Carson McCullers, Jill Marsden -- Part IV Bodies Write Back: Attending to Affect in Contemporary Writing -- 11. Invisible Memories: Black Feminist Literature and its Affective Flights, Jamie Rogers -- 12. On Good Listening, Postcritique, and Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Affective Testimony, Tobias Skiveren -- 13. Feeling Nature, Reconsidered: Ecocriticism, Affect, and the Case of H is for Hawk, Lisa Ottum.
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The Afro-Latin@ Experience in Contemporary American Literature and Culture [[electronic resource] ] : Engaging Blackness / / by Jill Toliver Richardson
The Afro-Latin@ Experience in Contemporary American Literature and Culture [[electronic resource] ] : Engaging Blackness / / by Jill Toliver Richardson
Autore Richardson Jill Toliver
Edizione [1st ed. 2016.]
Pubbl/distr/stampa Cham : , : Springer International Publishing : , : Imprint : Palgrave Macmillan, , 2016
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (X, 170 p.)
Disciplina 306.08968
Collana Afro-Latin@ Diasporas
Soggetto topico Ethnology—Latin America
African Americans
America—Literatures
Literature, Modern—20th century
Literature, Modern—21st century
Latino Culture
African American Culture
North American Literature
Contemporary Literature
ISBN 3-319-31921-3
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Introduction -- Chapter One: Enduring the Curse: The Legacy of Inter-generational Trauma in Junot Díaz's The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao -- Chapter Two:Haunting Legacies: Forging Afro-Dominican Women’s Identity in Loida Maritza Pérez’s Geographies of Home -- Chapter Three:‘Boricua, Moreno’: Laying Claim to Blackness in the Post-Civil Rights Era -- Chapter Four: Afro-Latin Magical Realism, Historical Memory, Identity, and Space in Angie Cruz’s Soledad and Nelly Rosario’s Song of the Water Saints -- Chapter Five: Memory and the Afro-Cuban Missing Link in H.G. Carrillo’s Loosing My Espanish -- Conclusion: Conceptualizing Afro-Latinidad. .
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Richardson Jill Toliver  
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Ageing in Irish Writing [[electronic resource] ] : Strangers to Themselves / / by Heather Ingman
Ageing in Irish Writing [[electronic resource] ] : Strangers to Themselves / / by Heather Ingman
Autore Ingman Heather
Edizione [1st ed. 2018.]
Pubbl/distr/stampa Cham : , : Springer International Publishing : , : Imprint : Palgrave Macmillan, , 2018
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (IX, 209 p.)
Disciplina 809.41
Soggetto topico British literature
Literature, Modern—20th century
Literature, Modern—21st century
British and Irish Literature
Twentieth-Century Literature
Contemporary Literature
ISBN 3-319-96430-5
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto 1. Introduction: Gerontology and its Challenges -- 2. Ageing, Time and Aesthetics: Dorian Gray, W. B. Yeats and Elizabeth Bowen’s The Little Girls -- 3. Resisting the Narrative of Decline: Molly Keane, Time After Time, Deirdre Madden Authenticity and Anne Enright The Green Road -- 4. Ageing, the Individual and the Community: Iris Murdoch, John Banville and John McGahern -- 5. A Voice of Their Own: Portraits of Old Age in the Irish Short Story -- 6. Frail Old Age -- 7. Epilogue: The Bedbound and Dying.
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Ingman Heather  
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Air Travel Fiction and Film [[electronic resource] ] : Cloud People / / by Erica Durante
Air Travel Fiction and Film [[electronic resource] ] : Cloud People / / by Erica Durante
Autore Durante Erica
Edizione [1st ed. 2020.]
Pubbl/distr/stampa Cham : , : Springer International Publishing : , : Imprint : Palgrave Macmillan, , 2020
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (222 pages) : illustrations
Disciplina 809.3932161
Collana Studies in Mobilities, Literature, and Culture
Soggetto topico Literature, Modern—20th century
Literature, Modern—21st century
Fiction
Literature   
Culture
Motion pictures—History
Cultural geography
Contemporary Literature
Postcolonial/World Literature
Global/International Culture
Film History
Cultural Geography
ISBN 3-030-52651-8
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto 1. Introduction -- 2. Airworld as an In-Between Space -- 3. Time Out of Control -- 4. Luxury in the Sky with More than Diamonds -- 5. Cloud People: Identities and Paradoxes -- 6. Connections, Disconnections, and Reconnections.-7. Coda: Flying Over.
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Durante Erica  
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American Crime Fiction [[electronic resource] ] : A Cultural History of Nobrow Literature as Art / / by Peter Swirski
American Crime Fiction [[electronic resource] ] : A Cultural History of Nobrow Literature as Art / / by Peter Swirski
Autore Swirski Peter
Edizione [1st ed. 2016.]
Pubbl/distr/stampa Cham : , : Springer International Publishing : , : Imprint : Palgrave Macmillan, , 2016
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (XIII, 222 p. 12 illus.)
Disciplina 809.04
Soggetto topico Literature, Modern—20th century
America—Literatures
Literature, Modern—21st century
Twentieth-Century Literature
North American Literature
Contemporary Literature
ISBN 3-319-30108-X
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Nobrow: Contents and Discontents -- Briefcases for Hire: Dashiell Hammett and John Grisham -- Boilerplate Potboilers: William Faulkner and Ernest Hemingway -- The Not So Simple Art of Murder: Raymond Chandler -- The Urban Procedural: Ed McBain -- Take Two: Nelson DeMille and F. Scott Fitzgerald -- Bibliography.
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Swirski Peter  
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Anglophone Literature of Caribbean Indenture [[electronic resource] ] : The Seductive Hierarchies of Empire / / by Alison Klein
Anglophone Literature of Caribbean Indenture [[electronic resource] ] : The Seductive Hierarchies of Empire / / by Alison Klein
Autore Klein Alison
Edizione [1st ed. 2018.]
Pubbl/distr/stampa Cham : , : Springer International Publishing : , : Imprint : Palgrave Macmillan, , 2018
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (261 pages)
Disciplina 809.93358
Collana New Caribbean Studies
Soggetto topico Latin American literature
Literature, Modern—20th century
Literature, Modern—21st century
Oriental literature
Latin American/Caribbean Literature
Contemporary Literature
Asian Literature
ISBN 3-319-99055-1
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto 1. Introduction: The Ties That Bind -- 2. To Have and to Hold: The Role of Marriage in Nonfiction Indenture Narratives -- 3.Tying the Knot: Early Depictions of Indenture -- 4.Tangled Up: Gendered Metaphors of Nation in Contemporary Indo-Caribbean Narratives -- 5. Family Ties: Embodiment of Female Laborers in the Poetry of Indenture -- 6. At the End of their Tether: Women Writing about Indenture -- 7. Conclusion: Loose Threads.
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Klein Alison  
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