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True-LoveEssays on Poetry and Valuing

True-Love: Essays on Poetry and Valuing

Allen Grossman

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226309736
eISBN:
9780226309750
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226309750.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

This book is the fulfillment of the author's long service to poetry in the interests of humanity. Poetry's singular mission is to bind love and truth together—love that desires the beloved's ... More

The Truth of EcologyNature, Culture, Literature in America

The Truth of Ecology: Nature, Culture, Literature in America

Dana Phillips

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195137699
eISBN:
9780199787937
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195137699.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This book surveys trends in environmental thought in the US from the mid-19th century to the present day. Its author's chief interest is in ecocriticism — a new field of inquiry that focuses on ... More

Tudor AutobiographyListening for Inwardness

Tudor Autobiography: Listening for Inwardness

Meredith Anne Skura

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226761879
eISBN:
9780226761886
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226761886.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

Histories of autobiography in England often assume the genre hardly existed before 1600. But this book investigates eleven sixteenth-century English writers who used sermons, a saint's biography, ... More

Turncoats, Traitors, and Fellow TravelersCulture and Politics of the Early Cold War

Turncoats, Traitors, and Fellow Travelers: Culture and Politics of the Early Cold War

Arthur Redding

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604730050
eISBN:
9781604733266
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604730050.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

The Cold War was unique in the way films, books, television shows, colleges and universities, and practices of everyday life were enlisted to create American political consensus. This coercion ... More

Twain's BrandHumor in Contemporary American Culture

Twain's Brand: Humor in Contemporary American Culture

Judith Yaross Lee

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617036439
eISBN:
9781621030577
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617036439.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature

Samuel L. Clemens lost the 1882 lawsuit declaring his exclusive right to use “Mark Twain” as a commercial trademark, but he succeeded in the marketplace, where synergy among his comic journalism, ... More

Twelve Views from the Distance

Twelve Views from the Distance

Mutsuo Takahashi

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816672776
eISBN:
9781452948157
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816672776.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This memoir traces a boy’s childhood and its intersection with the rise of the Japanese empire and World War II. In twelve chapters that visit and revisit critical points in his boyhood, this book ... More

Twentieth Century PoetrySelves and Situations

Twentieth Century Poetry: Selves and Situations

Peter Robinson

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199273256
eISBN:
9780191706370
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199273256.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This book contains a sequence of chapters exploring ways that selves and situations interact and become imaginatively identified in poems. The chapters demonstrate and exemplify how poems can be both ... More

Twenty-First-Century FictionContemporary British Voices

Twenty-First-Century Fiction: Contemporary British Voices

Daniel Lea

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780719081491
eISBN:
9781526121097
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719081491.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This study explores the landscape of contemporary British fiction through detailed analysis of five authors that have emerged to critical prominence in the 21st century. The authors addressed - Ali ... More

Twenty-First-Century Readings of Tender is the Night

Twenty-First-Century Readings of Tender is the Night

William Blazek and Laura Rattray (eds)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310713
eISBN:
9781846314308
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846314308
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

Bringing together established Fitzgerald scholars from the United Kingdom, Europe, and North America, this collection offers eleven readings of F. Scott Fitzgerald's 1934 novel, Tender is the Night. ... More

The Twilight of the Avant-Garde: Spanish Poetry 1980-2000

The Twilight of the Avant-Garde: Spanish Poetry 1980-2000

Jonathan Mayhew

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846311833
eISBN:
9781846315947
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846315947
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This book addresses the central problem of contemporary Spanish poetry: the attempt to preserve the scope and ambitiousness of modernist poetry at the end of the twentieth century. The book first ... More

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