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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 48 related to The Gutenberg Elegies: The Fate of Reading in an Electronic Age.   

Rape in Stieg Larsson's Millennium Trilogy and Beyond: Contemporary ...

Berit Astrom, Katarina Gregersdotter, Tanya Horeck - Literary Criticism - 2012 - 219 pages
With its powerful images of rape and revenge, Stieg Larsson's bestselling Millennium trilogy has made a major impact on the contemporary crime novel. This collection explores ...
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Reading Historical Fiction: The Revenant and Remembered Past

Kate Mitchell, Nicola Parsons - Literary Criticism - 2013 - 243 pages
This collection of essays that examines historical fiction from the eighteenth century to the present. In doing so, it provides a clear sense of both the shifts and ...
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Romanticism and Blackwood's Magazine: 'An Unprecedented Phenomenon'

Robert Morrison, Daniel S. Roberts - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2013 - 290 pages
This collection of essays throws vast new light on the most significant literary-political journal of the Romantic age. Its chapters analyse Blackwood's wide-ranging ...
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Reality Hunger

David Shields - Literary Criticism - 2010 - 240 pages
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On Moral Fiction

John Gardner - Literary Criticism - 2013 - 234 pages
John Gardner’s acclaimed search for the lost morality in art and literature Novelist John Gardner’s thesis in On Moral Fiction is simple: “True art is by its nature moral.” It ...
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World Within The Word

William H. Gass - Literary Collections - 2012 - 341 pages
In this sequel to Fiction & the Figures of Life, one of America's most brilliant and eclectic minds examines literature, culture, writers (their lives and works), and the ...
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There Is Simply Too Much to Think About: Collected Nonfiction

Saul Bellow - Literary Collections - 2015 - 544 pages
“Bellow’s nonfiction has the same strengths as his stories and novels: a dynamic responsiveness to character, place and time (or era) . . . And you wonder—what other highbrow ...
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Where I'm Reading From: The Changing World of Books

Tim Parks - Literary Criticism - 2015 - 256 pages
Why do we need fiction? Why do books need to be printed on paper, copyrighted, read to the finish? Do we read to challenge our vision of the world or to confirm it? Has novel ...
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The Renaissance Extended Mind

Miranda Anderson - Philosophy - 2015 - 285 pages
The Renaissance Extended Mind explores the parallels and contrasts between current philosophical notions of the mind as extended across brain, body and world, and analogous ...
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Critics, Monsters, Fanatics, and Other Literary Essays

Cynthia Ozick - Literary Criticism - 2016 - 224 pages
In a collection that includes new essays written explicitly for this volume, one of our sharpest and most influential critics confronts the past, present, and future of ...
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