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Reading VeganismThe Monstrous Vegan, 1818 to Present

Reading Veganism: The Monstrous Vegan, 1818 to Present

Emelia Quinn

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780192843494
eISBN:
9780191926075
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192843494.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Reading Veganism: The Monstrous Vegan, 1818 to Present focuses on the iteration of the trope of ‘the monstrous vegan’ across 200 years of Anglophone literature. Explicating, through such monsters, ... More

Farming in Modern Irish Literature

Farming in Modern Irish Literature

Nicholas Grene

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780198861294
eISBN:
9780191893353
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198861294.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This innovative study analyzes the range of representation of farming in Irish literature in the period since independence/partition in 1922, as Ireland moved from a largely agricultural to a ... More

Genre and Extravagance in the NovelLower Frequencies

Genre and Extravagance in the Novel: Lower Frequencies

Jed Rasula

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780192897763
eISBN:
9780191924200
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192897763.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This book addresses an anomaly in the novel as genre: the generic promise to readers—that “reading a novel” is a familiar and repeatable experience—is challenged by the extravagant exceptions to this ... More

The Pace of FictionNarrative Movement and the Novel

The Pace of Fiction: Narrative Movement and the Novel

Brian Gingrich

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780198858287
eISBN:
9780191890659
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198858287.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

We talk about pace, often: the pace of history, modern life, everyday movement. And, really, we have talked about pace for centuries. But we hardly know what it means or how one might analyze it. The ... More

The Poets of RapalloHow Mussolini's Italy shaped British, Irish, and U.S. Writers

The Poets of Rapallo: How Mussolini's Italy shaped British, Irish, and U.S. Writers

Lauren Arrington

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780198846543
eISBN:
9780191916304
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198846543.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Why did poets from the United States, Britain, and Ireland gather in a small town in Italy during the early years of Mussolini’s regime? These writers were—or became—some of the most famous poets of ... More

Complicating Articulation in Art Cinema

Complicating Articulation in Art Cinema

Benedict Morrison

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780192894069
eISBN:
9780191915192
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192894069.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Complicating Articulation in Art Cinema argues that art cinema, unlike classical film, draws attention to its disjointed, multi-parted form, but that criticism has too frequently sought to explain ... More

Transatlantic Modernism and the US Lecture Tour

Transatlantic Modernism and the US Lecture Tour

Robert Volpicelli

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780192893383
eISBN:
9780191914652
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192893383.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Transatlantic Modernism and the US Lecture Tour examines how the US lecture tour served as a vital infrastructure for bringing regional audiences from all across America into direct contact with ... More

Poetry and the Language of OppressionEssays on Politics and Poetics

Poetry and the Language of Oppression: Essays on Politics and Poetics

Carmen Bugan

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780198868323
eISBN:
9780191904776
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198868323.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Poetry and the Language of Oppression is an incursion into the creative process that engages with the experience of oppression and the reclamation of freedom in the context of the Cold War. What is ... More

Cannons and CodesLaw, Literature, and America's Wars

Cannons and Codes: Law, Literature, and America's Wars

Alison L. LaCroix, Jonathan S. Masur, Martha C. Nussbaum, and Laura Weinrib (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197509371
eISBN:
9780197509401
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197509371.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism, European Literature

War often appears to be definitionally outside the realm of structures such as law and literature. When we speak of war, we often understand it as incapable of being rendered into rules or words. ... More

Wastepaper ModernismTwentieth-Century Fiction and the Ruins of Print

Wastepaper Modernism: Twentieth-Century Fiction and the Ruins of Print

Joseph Elkanah Rosenberg

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198852445
eISBN:
9780191886904
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198852445.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

At the same time that writers were becoming infatuated with new technologies like the cinema and the radio, they were also being haunted by their own pages. From Henry James’s fascination with burnt ... More

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