Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-11 of 11 items for:

  • Recently Published x
Clear All

View:

Against SustainabilityReading Nineteenth-Century America in the Age of Climate Crisis

Against Sustainability: Reading Nineteenth-Century America in the Age of Climate Crisis

Michelle Neely

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823288229
eISBN:
9780823290307
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823288229.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Against Sustainability responds to twenty-first-century environmental crisis not by seeking the origins of U.S. environmental problems, but by returning to the nineteenth-century literary, cultural, ... More

AnarchaeologiesReading as Misreading

Anarchaeologies: Reading as Misreading

Erin Graff Zivin

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823286829
eISBN:
9780823288724
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823286829.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

How do we read after the so-called death of literature? If we are to attend to the proclamations that the representational apparatuses of literature and politics are dead, what aesthetic, ethical, ... More

Dictionary PoeticsToward a Radical Lexicography

Dictionary Poetics: Toward a Radical Lexicography

Craig Dworkin

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823287987
eISBN:
9780823290321
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823287987.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

Dictionary Poetics analyses book-length poems from a number of writers who have used particular editions of specific dictionaries to structure their work. Spanning most of the 20th century, this ... More

The Fact of ResonanceModernist Acoustics and Narrative Form

The Fact of Resonance: Modernist Acoustics and Narrative Form

Julie Beth Napolin

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823288175
eISBN:
9780823290468
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823288175.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The Fact of Resonance returns to the imperial and colonial contexts in which Anglophone and francophone narrative theory developed, seeking an alternative sonic premise for theorizing narrative form. ... More

The Geological UnconsciousGerman Literature and the Mineral Imaginary

The Geological Unconscious: German Literature and the Mineral Imaginary

Jason Groves

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823288106
eISBN:
9780823290475
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823288106.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Already in the nineteenth century, German-language writers were contending with the challenge of imagining and accounting for a planet whose volatility bore little resemblance to the images of the ... More

In the Wake of MedeaNeoclassical Theater and the Arts of Destruction

In the Wake of Medea: Neoclassical Theater and the Arts of Destruction

Juliette Cherbuliez

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823287826
eISBN:
9780823290345
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823287826.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This book explores the rhetorical, literary, and performance strategies through which violence appears and persists in early modern French tragedy, a genre long understood as passionless and refusing ... More

John Fante's Ask the DustA Joining of Voices and Views

John Fante's Ask the Dust: A Joining of Voices and Views

Stephen Cooper and Clorinda Donato (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823287864
eISBN:
9780823290352
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823287864.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Eight decades after Ask the Dust first appeared, John Fante’s Ask the Dust: A Joining of Voices and Views shows how and why the once-forgotten novel continues to earn its place among the signal works ... More

Middling RomanticismReading in the Gaps, from Kant to Ashbery

Middling Romanticism: Reading in the Gaps, from Kant to Ashbery

Zachary Sng

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823288410
eISBN:
9780823290383
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823288410.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The book examines the “middling” work performed by writers of the Romantic period such as Lessing, Kleist, P. B. Shelley, and Hölderlin. It traces their attempts to re-imagine the middle as a ... More

Noir Affect

Noir Affect

Christopher Breu and Elizabeth A. Hatmaker (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823287802
eISBN:
9780823290390
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823287802.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The essays in Noir Affect articulate the importance of understanding negative affect and argue that noir is a privileged medium for doing so. Ranging, in its discussion, among a range of media and ... More

Radical AmbivalenceRace in Flannery O'Connor

Radical Ambivalence: Race in Flannery O'Connor

Angela Alaimo O'Donnell

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823288243
eISBN:
9780823290420
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823288243.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Radical Ambivalence: Race in Flannery O’Connor is the first book-length study of O’Connor’s attitude toward race in her fiction and correspondence and is the first study to include controversial ... More

XenocitizensIlliberal Ontologies in Nineteenth-Century America

Xenocitizens: Illiberal Ontologies in Nineteenth-Century America

Jason Berger

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823287758
eISBN:
9780823290529
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823287758.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Sociality under the sign of liberalism has seemingly come to an end—or, at least, is in dire crisis. Xenocitizens returns to the antebellum United States in order to intervene in a wide field of ... More

View: