all ebooks in category: 21st Century Literary Criticism (7)

The Ferrante Letters: An Experiment in Collective Criticism
English | January 7, 2020 | ISBN: 0231194560, 0231194579 | EPUB | 288 pages | 1 MB

Like few other works of contemporary literature, Elena Ferrante’s Neapolitan novels found an audience of passionate and engaged readers around the world. Inspired by Ferrante’s …

Postmodern/Postwar and After: Rethinking American Literature
2016 | ISBN: 160938427X | English | 286 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Within the past ten years, the field of contemporary American literary studies has changed significantly. Following the turn of the twenty-first century and mounting doubts …

Islamophobia and the Novel
2018 | ISBN: 0231177747 | English | 328 pages | PDF | 2 MB

In an era of rampant Islamophobia, what do literary representations of Muslims and anti-Muslim bigotry tell us about changing concepts of cultural difference? In Islamophobia …

Useless Joyce: Textual Functions, Cultural Appropriations
2017 | ISBN: 1487502508 | English | 200 pages | EPUB | 1 MB

Tim Conley’s Useless Joyce provocatively analyses Joyce’s Ulysses and Finnegans Wake and takes the reader on a journey exploring the perennial question of the usefulness …

Forms of a World: Contemporary Poetry and the Making of Globalization
2019 | ISBN: 082328221X, 0823282228 | English | 192 pages | EPUB | 2 MB

What happens when we think of poetry as a global literary form, while also thinking the global in poetic terms? Forms of a World shows …

Leaks, Hacks, and Scandals: Arab Culture in the Digital Age
English | ISBN: 0691181934 | 2018 | 240 pages | PDF | 3 MB

How digital media are transforming Arab culture, literature, and politics In recent years, Arab activists have confronted authoritarian regimes both on the street and online, …

Allegory and Ideology
English | May 7, 2019 | ISBN: 1788730259 | EPUB | 384 pages | 1.2 MB

Fredric Jameson takes on the allegorical form Works do not have meanings, they soak up meanings: a work is a machine for libidinal investments (including …