By C. Kocela
By C. Kocela
By Kate Macdonald
By Paul Christian Jones
In Against the Gallows, Paul Christian Jones explores the fascinating cooperation of America’s writers—including significant figures corresponding to Walt Whitman, John Greenleaf Whittier, E. D. E. N. Southworth, and Herman Melville—with reformers, politicians, priests, and periodical editors who tried to finish the perform of capital punishment within the usa through the 1840s and 1850s. In an age of passionate reform efforts, the antigallows circulation loved vast attractiveness, waging its crusade in legislatures, pulpits, newspapers, and literary journals.
By Laretta Henderson,Candace Doerr-Stevens,Patricia Enciso,Leanne M. Evans,Wooseob Jeong,Ruth McKoy Lowery,Colleen E. Marsh,Carmen Liliana Medina,Jamie Campbell Naidoo,Ruth Quiroa,Roxanne Schroeder-Arce,Denise Woltering Vargas,Erin N. Winkler,Vivian Yenika-A
Scholars from the fields of literature, schooling, lbrary technology, and theater have interaction with Latino/a serious Race concept (LatCrit) during this ecollection of essays concerning the Américas Award, the Award-winning and commemorated books, and the contexts during which the books are used. This assortment deals essays at the heritage of the award, shut readings of Award-winning and venerated books positioned within the lecture room, and discussions of ways top to take advantage of the books within the school room, library and theater.
By Lisa Sarti,Michael Subialka,Daniela Bini,Daniela Bombara,Claudia Consolati,Julie Dashwood,Carlo Di Lieto,Pietro Frassica,Daniela Gangale,Kyle Gillette,Andrea Malaguti,John Mastrogianakos
By Charles Chadwick
First released in 1971, this paintings presents a precious creation to the French Symbolism circulate. After an advent to the defining principles of the move, it explores 5 key Symbolist writers: Baudelaire, Verlaine, Rimbaud, Mallarmé and Valéry. The ebook concludes with a dialogue of the influence of Symbolism throughout Europe.
This e-book can be of curiosity to these learning nineteenth-century French literature.
By Marjorie Perloff,Craig Dworkin
Sound—one of the vital parts of poetry—finds itself all yet missed within the present discourse on lyric varieties. The essays accrued right here by way of Marjorie Perloff and Craig Dworkinbreak that serious silence to readdress a few of thefundamental connections among poetry and sound—connections that cross a ways past conventional metrical studies.
Ranging from medieval Latin lyrics to a cyborg opera, sixteenth-century France to twentieth-century Brazil, romantic ballads to the modern avant-garde, the individuals to The Sound of Poetry/The Poetry of Sound discover such matters because the translatability of lyric sound, the old and cultural roles of rhyme,the function of sound repetition in novelistic prose, theconnections among “sound poetry” and song, among the visible and the auditory, the position of the physique in functionality, and the effect of recording applied sciences at the lyric voice. alongside the best way, the essaystake at the “ensemble discords” of Maurice Scève’s Délie, Ezra Pound’s use of “Chinese whispers,” the alchemical theology of Hugo Ball’s Dada performances, Jean Cocteau’s modernist radiophonics, and an intercultural account of the poetry examining as one of those dubbing.
A surely comparatist examine, The Sound of Poetry/The Poetry of Sound is designed to problem present preconceptions approximately what Susan Howe has referred to as “articulations of sound types in time” as they've got remodeled the extended poetic box of the twenty-first century.
By Anna Kornbluh
In shut rhetorical readings of monetary journalism, political economic system, and the works of Dickens, Eliot, and Trollope, Kornbluh examines the mental framing of economics, one of many 19th century’s so much enduring legacies, reminding us that the present dominant paradigm for knowing monetary situation has a heritage of its personal. She exhibits how novels light up this displacement and ironize ideological metaphors linking psychology and economics, hence demonstrating literature’s designated facility for comparing principles in method. Inheritors of this novelistic undertaking, Marx and Freud every one develop a critique of psychic economic climate that refuses to naturalize capitalism.
This paintings, released as a part of a software offering booklet suggestions, bought monetary help from the French Ministry of international Affairs, the Cultural providers of the French Embassy within the usa and FACE (French American Cultural Exchange).
By Bradley Mengel
By Doro Wiese,Ed Dimendberg