Books in category Literary Criticism – Semiotics & Theory

  • James Joyce and the Difference of Language

    James Joyce and the Difference of Language
    Laurent Milesi

    Informed by debates in Joyce scholarship, literary studies and critical theory, and addressing the full range of his writing, this volume comprehensively examines the critical diversity of Joyce's linguistic practices.

  • Text 14

    Text 14
    W. Speed Hill, Edward M. Burns

    The newest volume in the distinguished annual

  • Palimpsest

    Palimpsest
    George Bornstein, Ralph G. Williams

    Distinguished scholars discuss editorial theory and how it is applied across the humanities

  • Modernism Labour and Selfhood in British Literature and Culture 1890 1930

    Modernism, Labour and Selfhood in British Literature and Culture, 1890-1930
    Morag Shiach

    Shiach examines the ways in which labour was experienced and represented between 1890 and 1930.

  • Genres and Genre Theory in Transition

    Genres and Genre Theory in Transition
    Giuliana Garzone

    This volume features representative studies focusing on the evolution of text genres in corporate and professional communication.

  • Law s Stories

    Law’s Stories
    Peter Brooks, Paul Gewirtz

    This notable volume–inspired by a symposium held at Yale Law School–brings together an exceptional group of well-known figures in law and literary studies to take a probing look at how and why stories are told in the law and how they are …

  • Children s Literature and Capitalism

    Children’s Literature and Capitalism
    Christopher Parkes

    "Children's Literature and Capitalism: Fictions of Social Mobility in Britain, 1850-1914 explores the changing relationship between the child and capitalist society in the works of some of the most important writers of children's and young …

  • The Routledge Companion to Experimental Literature

    The Routledge Companion to Experimental Literature
    Joe Bray, Alison Gibbons, Brian McHale

    This volume is the ideal introduction for those approaching the study of experimental literature for the first time or looking to further their knowledge.

  • Luxury

    Luxury
    Patrizia Calefato

    This groundbreaking text examines luxury and its relationship with desire, status, consumption and economic value, exploring why luxury remains prominent even in the context of a global recession.

  • Postcolonialism

    Postcolonialism
    Robert Young

    "This book is concerned with the revolutionary history of the non-Western world and its centuries-long struggle to overthrow Western imperialism: from slow beginnings in the eighteenth century, the last half of the twentieth century …

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