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            Ecstasy and Terror: From the Greeks to Game of Thrones
             

            Ecstasy and Terror: From the Greeks to Game of Thrones (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Mendelsohn, Daniel

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            This collection of twenty-four essays exemplifies Daniel Mendelsohn's wide-ranging critical interests in the Greek inheritance, film, literature, television, and the personal essay. As always his writing on these subjects is filtered through his training as a scholar of classical ...

            ISBN 9781681374055
            Published 8 October 2019 by New York Review of Books
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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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            Multilingual Life Writing by French and Francophone Women: Translingual Selves

            Multilingual Life Writing by French and Francophone Women: Translingual Selves (Hardback)

            By Edwards, Natalie

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            This volume examines the ways in which multilingual women authors incorporate several languages into their life writing. It compares the work of six contemporary authors who write predominantly in French. It analyses the narrative strategies they develop to incorporate more than ...

            ISBN 9780367150327
            Published 1 October 2019 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Routledge Auto/Biography Studies
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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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            So Brightly at the Last
             

            So Brightly at the Last (Hardback)

            By Shircore, Ian

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            A fascinating biography of the poetry of Clive James

            ISBN 9781913062071
            Published 10 October 2019
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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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            The Writings of Phillis Wheatley

            The Writings of Phillis Wheatley (Hardback)

            Edited by Carretta, Vincent

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            This edition includes all of the known surviving writings of the poet Phillis Wheatley (1753-1784), several of which have been discovered since the last attempt at a complete edition in 2001. The poems and the extant prose writings are accompanied by an Introduction to her life a ...

            ISBN 9780198834991
            Published 2 October 2019 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Wizards, Aliens, and Starships: Physics and Math in Fantasy and Science Fiction

            Wizards, Aliens, and Starships: Physics and Math in Fantasy and Science Fiction (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Adler, Charles L.

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            Explaining the science being science fiction and fantasy-from the probable to the impossible From space elevators to interstellar travel, science fiction and fantasy writers have come up with some brilliant, innovative ideas. Yet how plausible are these ideas-for instance, could ...

            ISBN 9780691196374
            Published 15 October 2019
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            Inlays of Subjectivity: Affect and Action in Modern Indian Literature
             

            Inlays of Subjectivity: Affect and Action in Modern Indian Literature (Hardback)

            By Govind, Dr. Nikhil

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              23 Oct 19

            This book discusses the question of subjectivity in modern Indian literature using some of the most influential literary texts of the last hundred years. Scholarship in Indian literature tends to be divided along the lines of region, language, historical period, class, caste and ...

            ISBN 9780199498727
            Release Date 23 October 2019 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Literature and the World

            Literature and the World (Hardback)

            By Helgesson, Stefan; Thomsen, Mads Rosendahl

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            Literature and the World presents a broad and multifaceted introduction to world literature and globalisation. The book provides a brief background and history of the field followed by a wide spectrum of exemplary readings and case studies from around the world. Amongst other asp ...

            ISBN 9780815384649
            Published 27 September 2019 by Taylor & Francis Inc
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Literature and Contemporary Thought
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