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            Gestural Imaginaries: Dance and Cultural Theory in the Early Twentieth Century

            Gestural Imaginaries: Dance and Cultural Theory in the Early Twentieth Century (Paperback)

            By Ruprecht, Lucia

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            Gestural Imaginaries offers a new interpretation of European modernist dance by addressing it as guiding medium in a vibrant field of gestural culture that ranged across art and philosophy.

            ISBN 9780190659387
            Published 11 July 2019 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Series Oxford Studies in Dance Theory
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            The Diaspora Writes Home: Subcontinental Narratives
               

            The Diaspora Writes Home: Subcontinental Narratives (Paperback, Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2017)

            By Jain, Jasbir

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            This book by eminent author Jasbir Jain explores the many ways the diaspora remembers and reflects upon the lost homeland, and their relationship with their own ancestry, history of the homeland, culture and the current political conflicts.

            ISBN 9789811352461
            Published 16 October 2019
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            Language (English)
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            Homer's Iliad and the Trojan War: Dialogues on Tradition
             

            Homer's Iliad and the Trojan War: Dialogues on Tradition (Paperback)

            By Haywood, Jan; Mac Sweeney, Naoise

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            In this new volume, Jan Haywood and Naoise Mac Sweeney investigate the position of Homer's Iliad within the wider Trojan War tradition through a series of detailed case studies. From ancient Mesopotamia to twenty-first century America, these examples are drawn from a range of his ...

            ISBN 9781350129412
            Published 19 September 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Bloomsbury Studies in Classical Reception
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            Building Stalinism: The Moscow Canal and the Creation of Soviet Space
             

            Building Stalinism: The Moscow Canal and the Creation of Soviet Space (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Ruder, Cynthia A.

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            Today the 80-mile-long Moscow Canal is a source of leisure for Muscovites, a conduit for tourists and provides the city with more than 60% of its potable water. Yet the past looms heavy over these quotidian activities: the canal was built by Gulag inmates at the height of Stalini ...

            ISBN 9781838600273
            Published 25 July 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 16+ years
            Series Library of Modern Russia
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            Otherwise, Revolution!: Leslie Marmon Silko's Almanac of the Dead
             

            Otherwise, Revolution!: Leslie Marmon Silko's Almanac of the Dead (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Tillett, Rebecca

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            Leslie Marmon Silko's 1991 novel Almanac of the Dead is a profound and challenging analysis of late capitalist society in America and more widely, and the ways in which powerful minority elites ensure that their power is never challenged nor shared, through the complicit discours ...

            ISBN 9781501358098
            Published 19 September 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Sophocles' Electra

            Sophocles' Electra (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Roisman, Hanna M.

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            Sophocles' Electra is a riveting play with a long and varied reception. Its nuanced treatment of matricidal revenge with all the questions it raises and its superb poetry have all contributed to making this one of Sophocles' most admired plays. This text and commentary provides s ...

            ISBN 9780190461393
            Published 30 September 2019 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Series Oxf Greek Latin College Comment Series
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            A Homeric Catalogue of Shapes: The Iliad and Odyssey Seen Differently
             

            A Homeric Catalogue of Shapes: The Iliad and Odyssey Seen Differently (Hardback)

            By Solms, Charlayn Von

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            In the popular imagination, Homer as author of the Iliad and the Odyssey, epitomises poetic genius. So, when scholars proposed that the Homeric epics were not the unique creation of an individual author, but instead reflected a traditional compositional system developed by genera ...

            ISBN 9781350039582
            Published 5 September 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Imagines - Classical Receptions in the Visual and Performing Arts
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            This Is Not a Copy: Writing at the Iterative Turn
             

            This Is Not a Copy: Writing at the Iterative Turn (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Marczewska, Kaja

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            In This Is Not a Copy, Kaja Marczewska identifies a characteristic `copy-paste' tendency in contemporary culture-a shift in attitude that allows reproduction and plagiarizing to become a norm in cultural production. This inclination can be observed in literature and non-literary ...

            ISBN 9781501357336
            Published 22 August 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Inventing the Novel: Bakhtin and Petronius Face to Face

            Inventing the Novel: Bakhtin and Petronius Face to Face (Hardback)

            By Branham, R. Bracht

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            Inventing the Novel uses the work of the Russian philosopher Mikhail Bakhtin to explore the ancient origins of the modern novel, focusing on one of classical antiquity's most elusive works, Petronius' Satyrica, and arguing in support of Bakhtin's sweeping claim that it plays an i ...

            ISBN 9780198841265
            Published 3 October 2019 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Series Classics in Theory Series
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            Greek and Latin Narratives about the Ancient Martyrs

            Greek and Latin Narratives about the Ancient Martyrs (Paperback)

            Edited by Rebillard, Eric

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            This collection provides a textual basis for the study of martyr narratives without making assumptions about their date of composition or their authenticity. It focuses on the ancient martyrs (those executed before 260) and for each martyr examines which text was known to Eusebiu ...

            ISBN 9780198848875
            Published 22 August 2019 by Oxford University Press (S3)
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Oxford Early Christian Texts
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