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Margaret Atwood and the Labour of Literary Celebrity

Lorraine York - Literary Criticism - 2013 - 232 pages
For every famous author there is a score of individuals working behind the scenes to promote and maintain her celebrity status. This timely and thoughtful book considers the ...
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Italy, the Mediterranean... And Beyond. Atti della conferenza Echioltremare ...

Sonia Massari, Fulvio Orsitto, Giovanni Spani - Art - 2013
Echi Oltremare:Italy, the Mediterranean... And Beyond At a time when Western values and Italianness are increasingly challenged by the forces of globalization, it is necessary ...
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George Eliot: The Novels

Mike Edwards - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 224 pages
In spite of the outrage occasioned by her personal life, George Eliot's novels were the most popular fictions of her time. Her vivid evocation of place, lively and sympathetic ...
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The Fiction of Pat Barker

Merritt Moseley - Literary Criticism - 2014 - 184 pages
Pat Barker is one of the most important authors of her time. Her fiction has won many awards – including the Booker Prize for The Ghost Road, the last novel in her celebrated ...
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The L.M. Montgomery Reader: Volume Three: A Legacy in Review

Benjamin Lefebvre - History - 464 pages
The final volume of The L.M. Montgomery Reader, A Legacy in Review examines a long overlooked portion of Montgomery’s critical reception: reviews of her books. Although ...
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Feminism in Women's Detective Fiction

Glenwood Irons - Literary Criticism - 2015 - 216 pages
Names such as Sherlock Holmes, Hercule Poirot, and Sam Spade are perhaps better known than the names of the authors who created them. The woman detective has also had worldwide ...
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The Cambridge Companion to James Baldwin

Michele Elam - Literary Criticism - 2015 - 254 pages
This Companion offers fresh insight into the art and politics of James Baldwin, one of the most important writers and provocative cultural critics of the twentieth century ...
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Doris Lessing

Susan Watkins - Literary Criticism - 2015 - 240 pages
This study examines the writing career of the respected and prolific novelist Doris Lessing, who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2007 and has recently published ...
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Women and Print Culture (Routledge Revivals): The Construction of Femininity ...

Kathryn Shevelow - Literary Criticism - 2015 - 248 pages
With the growth of popular literary forms, particularly the periodical, during the eighteenth century, women began to assume an unprecedented place in print culture as readers ...
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