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Women and Autobiography

Autobiography, as evidenced by best-seller lists, is one of the most popular literary genres. However, because critics have long dismissed it as subpar literature, little attention has been paid to...


The Shakespearean International Yearbook: Special Section, Digital Shakespeares Volume 14

This eighth volume of The Shakespearean International Yearbook presents a special section on 'European Shakespeares', proceeding from the claim that Shakespeare's literary craft was not just native...


Women and Autobiography

Autobiography, as evidenced by best-seller lists, is one of the most popular literary genres. However, because critics have long dismissed it as subpar literature, little attention has been paid to...


George Moore

Traces the influences of London literary salons, Paris studios and cafes, Dublin drawing rooms, and Irish country houses and cottages on the works of George Moore. Notes the frequent changes in...


Gender, Authenticity, and the Missive Letter in Eighteenth-Century France

This study examines authorial consciousness in the fifteen-year correspondence between Jean-Jacques Rousseau and his most devoted fan, Marie-Anne de La Tour, who claimed to incarnate his heroine...


New Perspectives on Ben Jonson

The stimulating diversity and interaction of current scholarly approaches to Ben Jonson are illustrated in this book. The range of topics and critical methods in this collection reflect not only the...


D'Annunzio and Great War

D'Annunzio and the Great War deals with the role that World War I played in the poet Gabriele D'Annunzio's life and literary imagination. For many years, he had called for war; when it came, he...


A Literary History of Scotland

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the...


Walt Whitman's Mrs. G

This book is the biography of Anne Burrows Gilchrist, an Englishwoman of letters and widow of Blake's biographer, who fell in love with Wait Whitman when she read Leaves of Grass. In 1876 she came to...


Depouillement Des Rapports Et Inputs de Simulation de Vol

Ce projet consiste a realiser une application de depouillement et de mise a jour des rapports et des inputs de simulation de vol. Cette application a permit d'automatiser un processus de traitements...


Conception D Un Outil de Modelisation Des Applications IOS

Le present travail effectue au sein de la societe DOT IT Edition s'inscrit dans le cadre du projet de fin d'etudes. L'objectif de ce projet est de mettre en place un outil de conception et de...


Edwin Muir

A biography in which the letters of the eminent poet and critic, and memories, while they were still available, of those who know him, play a major part.


Dante

A significant modern biography of the Italian master.


Asservissement Visuel Par Reseaux de Neurones

La vision robotique se refere a la capacite d'un robot de percevoir visuellement l'environnement et utiliser cette information pour l'execution des differentes taches. Elle s'etend aux methodes de...


Herman Melville: Cycle and Epicycle

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William Cowper

A critical biography of the leading poet of the religious revival of the 18th centry. The author shows the man in relation to his works and his works in relation to his life.


Writing Our Lives

Twenty-eight selections from the writings of some of the best-known American-Jewish novelists, dramatists, critics, and historians span the social and cultural history of American Jews in the...


Projecting Tolkien's Musical Worlds

Explaining the meaning or affect of a piece of music is by no means an easy task. However, some success has been found through the work of Philip Tagg, whose technique consists of breaking down a...


Invisible Work

It is well known that Jorge Luis Borges was a translator, but this has been considered a curious minor aspect of his literary achievement. Few have been aware of the number of texts he translated,...


Cervantes in Algiers

Returning to Spain after fighting in the Battle of Lepanto and other Mediterranean campaigns against the Turks, the soldier Miguel de Cervantes was captured by Barbary pirates and taken captive to...


Becoming a Visible Man

Written by a leading activist in the transgender movement, Becoming a Visible Man is an artful and compelling inquiry into the politics of gender. Jamison Green combines candid autobiography with...


The Southern Agrarians

The southern Agrarians were a group of twelve young men who joined, from 1929 to 1937, in a fascinating intellectual and political movement. Prominent among them were Robert Penn Warren, Allen Tate,...


The Ethics of Autobiography

In this new book, Angel Loureiro proposes an ethics of autobiography that will change the way the genre is perceived. Previous studies of autobiography have focused primarily on the strategies of...


Gender and Nationalism in Colonial Cuba

Author of novels, memoirs, and travel writings, Maria de las Mercedes Santa Cruz y Montalvo, better known as la Condesa de Merlin (1789-1852), is arguably one of Cuba's most engaging authors; yet...


Critical Voicings of Black Liberation

This series of essays examines artistic and political articulation of black liberation as the construction of a new critical and signifying voice. This liberated and critical voice asserts itself as...


Medium Und Ereignis

Zehn Jahre nach den Terroranschlagen vom 11. September 2001 wirft das Ereignis noch immer einen langen Schatten. Neben den sowohl innen- als auch aussenpolitischen Konsequenzen von '9/11' zeugt vor...


Seems Like Old Times

Woody Allen is one of America's most prolific authors, actors, and auteur film directors. His oeuvre, which spans five decades, has always been marked by a postmodern play with conventions,...


Cinematographies

This volume explores modes of urban representations that focus on the visual and on movement, both in the media of literature and film, as well as in discourses of migration, tourism and social...


Poe, James, Hitchcock: Die Rationalisierung Der Kunst

Diese Studie verfolgt das Ziel, uber den Begriff der Rationalisierung, wie er seit Max Weber in der Soziologie zur Analyse moderner Gesellschaften entwickelt worden ist, zu einem neuen Verstandnis...


Harold Pinter

Harold Pinter is one of the most important writers in English of the late twentieth century and early twenty-first century. This brief biography offers fresh insights into his life and work,...