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epub |eng | 2018-07-06 | Author:James McNaughton

Heading to the Abattoir Traditionally, interpretations of The Unnamable center on readings limited to how the book troubles language, representation, and subjectivity. The Unnamable, as already said, is written from ...
( Category: Modern January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-09 | Author:Simon Gikandi

The Modern Drama of Independence A decolonized image of self remains an unfulfilled utopian impulse in Selvon’s early texts; what remains at the end of the quest for the modernist ...
( Category: Modern January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-08 | Author:Robyn Creswell [Creswell, Robyn]

Heretical Origins These questions can helpfully illuminate what is al-Hajj’s most memorable and puzzling qasidat al-nathr, “The Bubble of Origin, or the Heretical Poem” (see the English translation at the ...
( Category: Middle Eastern January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-15 | Author:Holub, Robert C.; [Holub, Robert C.;]

The Wagners were disconcerted by Nietzsche’s remarks, fearing that he was ruining his career. At first indirectly, then finally in blunt language, they advised their young acolyte to refrain from ...
( Category: Modern January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-15 | Author:Jacobs, Alan;

What lies at the heart of this “affinity”? “Both seek knowledge for the sake of power (in Bacon’s words, as ‘a spouse for fruit,’ not a ‘curtesan for pleasure’), both ...
( Category: Modern January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-10-10 | Author:Bonnie Costello [Costello, Bonnie]

Whatever else Auden’s The Sea and the Mirror: A Commentary on The Tempest is about—the limits of art, the dualities of power, the need for grace, the Second World War, ...
( Category: Modern January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-07-14 | Author:Knowles, Elizabeth;

Brookes, in a cartoon ‘RIP Gene Wilder. Springtime for Brexit’ showing Theresa May and her three Brexit ministers marching in Storm Troopers’ uniform, added a speech bubble with the reworked ...
( Category: Modern January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-03-02 | Author:G. L. Hagberg

It is clear that there can be little doubt that the narrator’s characterization of her appearance as “medieval” is justified. He unpacks the term in the context of this description ...
( Category: United States January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-11-01 | Author:Marjorie Worthington

( Category: United States January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-09 | Author:Paul B. Armstrong

* * * 1Joseph Conrad, “The Return, ” in Tales of Unrest (1898; rpt. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, Page, 1924), p. 130. 2Joseph Conrad, Chance (1913; rpt. Garden City, N.Y.: ...
( Category: United States January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-12-07 | Author:Birgit Tautz [Tautz, Birgit]

Into the World: Landscape, Antiquity, Present Visitors enliven the salon’s space, which is otherwise dominated by loud and silent reading. As Brun depicts the salon’s dynamic qualities in narrating Ida’s ...
( Category: Modern January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-11-20 | Author:James Como

That Hideous Strength Lewis seems always to have had some piece of writing in the works. This was true of The Chronicles, his autobiography, a narrative poem, and of Abolition ...
( Category: Modern January 8,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2019-10-16 | Author:David Day [Day, David]

Noldor Elves NORSE MYTHOLOGY The myths and legends of the Norse people found in a rich body of medieval texts, principally such Old Norse poems as the Poetic Edda and ...
( Category: Modern January 2,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-12-07 | Author:Jenny Hartley

Coming to the city The young man coming to the city to seek his fortune is an old story. Dickens told it himself many times, with its stages of initiation, ...
( Category: Modern January 2,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-16 | Author:Graham Greene & John R. Macarthur

GRAHAM GREENE was born in 1904 in Berkhamsted, the son of a school headmaster and part of the family that owned the Greene King brewery empire. Quickly discovering his love ...
( Category: Modern November 20,2019 )