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Divine ProgrammingNegotiating Christianity in American Dramatic Television Production 1996-2016

Divine Programming: Negotiating Christianity in American Dramatic Television Production 1996-2016

Charlotte E. Howell

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190054373
eISBN:
9780190054410
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190054373.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Divine Programming chronicles how the Hollywood television industry negotiated Christianity’s middle-American associations as attention to elite audiences increased from 1996 to 2016. From Touched by ... More

Joanna Russ

Joanna Russ

Gwyneth Jones

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780252042638
eISBN:
9780252051487
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042638.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Joanna Russ (1937-2011) was an outstanding writer, critic, and theorist of science fiction at a time when female writers were marginal to the genre, and very few women, perhaps only Judith Merril and ... More

Kim Stanley Robinson

Kim Stanley Robinson

Robert Markley

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780252042751
eISBN:
9780252051616
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042751.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Kim Stanley Robinson is the first full-length study of one of the most widely read and influential science-fiction writers of our era. In dicussing eighteen of his novels published since 1984 and a ... More

Kinship Across the Black AtlanticWriting Diasporic Relations

Kinship Across the Black Atlantic: Writing Diasporic Relations

Gigi Adair

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781789620375
eISBN:
9781789629804
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620375.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This book considers the meaning of kinship across black Atlantic diasporas in the Caribbean, Western Europe and North America via readings of six contemporary novels. It draws upon and combines ... More

Literature of the 1990sEndings and Beginnings

Literature of the 1990s: Endings and Beginnings

Peter Marks

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474411592
eISBN:
9781474444873
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474411592.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Placing literary creativity within a changing cultural and political context that saw the end of Margaret Thatcher and rise of New Labour, this book offers fresh interpretations of mainstream and ... More

The Order and the OtherYoung Adult Dystopian Literature and Science Fiction

The Order and the Other: Young Adult Dystopian Literature and Science Fiction

Joseph W. Campbell

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781496824721
eISBN:
9781496824776
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496824721.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

The Order and the Other is a call to reexamine the relationship between dystopian literature and science fiction by thinking about the work that each genre does on and for the reader. The author ... More

Poverty PoliticsPoor Whites in Contemporary Southern Writing

Poverty Politics: Poor Whites in Contemporary Southern Writing

Sarah Robertson

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781496824325
eISBN:
9781496824370
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496824325.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Representations of southern poor whites have long shifted between romanticization and demonization. At worst, poor southern whites are aligned with racism, bigotry, and right-wing extremism, and at ... More

Reconstructing ModernismBritish Literature, Modern Architecture, and the State

Reconstructing Modernism: British Literature, Modern Architecture, and the State

Ashley Maher

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198816485
eISBN:
9780191853708
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198816485.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Reconstructing Modernism establishes for the first time the centrality of modernist buildings and architectural periodicals to British mid-century literature. Drawing upon a wealth of previously ... More

Seamus Heaney and Society

Seamus Heaney and Society

Rosie Lavan

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198822974
eISBN:
9780191861833
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198822974.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature, Poetry

Seamus Heaney and Society presents a comprehensive and dynamic new engagement with the work of one of the most celebrated poets of the modern period. In approaching Heaney’s poetry it also recognizes ... More

Sideways in TimeCritical Essays on Alternate History Fiction

Sideways in Time: Critical Essays on Alternate History Fiction

Glyn Morgan and Charul Palmer-Patel (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781789620139
eISBN:
9781789623765
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620139.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This book is the first collection of scholarly essays on alternate history in over a decade and features contributions from a mixture of major figures and rising stars in the field of science fiction ... More

State Sponsored LiteratureBritain and Cultural Diversity after 1945

State Sponsored Literature: Britain and Cultural Diversity after 1945

Asha Rogers

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780198857761
eISBN:
9780191890383
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198857761.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Debates about the value of the ‘literary’ rarely register the expressive acts of state subsidy, sponsorship, and cultural policy that have shaped post-war Britain. In State Sponsored Literature, Asha ... More

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