Literature History & Criticism

    Forgotten Man

    By Geoffrey Elliott

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    New life of forgotten novelist

    Chinese Literary Forms in Heian Japan

    By Brian Steininger

    Hardback £26.42

    Brian Steininger revisits Japan's mid-Heian court of the Tale of Genji and the Pillow Book, where literary Chinese was not only the basis of official administration, but also a medium for political protest, sermons of mourning, and poems of celebration.

    Architecture of Narrative Time

    By Erica Wickerson

    Hardback Save £4.14 = £50.86

    Scholars and students of modern literature; anyone with an interest in the work of Thomas Mann.

    Approaches to Kurban Said\'s Ali and Nino: Love, Identity, and Intercultural Conflict

    By Carl Niekerk

    Hardback £70.50

    Essays showcasing Ali and Nino as particularly topical for today's readers both in and out of the classroom, and providing a number of diverse approaches to it.

    Paranoid Visions

    By Joseph Oldham

    Hardback £69.96

    Paranoid visions explores the history of the spy and conspiracy genres on British television, from 1960s Cold War series through 1980s conspiracy dramas to contemporary 'war on terror' thrillers. It analyses classic dramas including Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Edge of Darkness, A Very British Coup and Spooks. This book will...

    Eighteen Nineties

    By Holbrook Jackson

    Paperback £19.45

    This remains the classic and sparkling survey of the great awakening of culture in the 1890s. Indeed, it is a book almost as well-known as many of the works of art, literature and people it describes and evaluates. It is quite unambiguously the standard work on the raffish, scandalous, tempestuous...

    Present Imperfect

    By Andrew Van der Vlies

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    This book asks how a selection of South African writers have responded to the period since the end of apartheid.

    Theory of African Literature

    By Chidi Amuta

    Paperback £18.60

    A classic work that overturns conventional assessments of African literature, offering a unique contribution to literary criticism.

    Land, Freedom and Fiction

    By David Maughan-Brown

    Paperback £18.60

    A thought-provoking exploration of the Mau Mau uprising and its place in the literature and identity of Kenya.

    Fan Phenomena: Game of Thrones

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    Paperback Save £1.94 = £20.06

    Winter is coming. Every Sunday night, millions of fans gather around their televisions to take in the spectacle that is a new episode of Game of Thrones. Much is made of who will be gruesomely murdered each week on the hit show, though sometimes the question really is who won't...

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