Literature and the World [Minkštas viršelis]

(Stockholm University, Sweden), (Aarhus University, Denmark)
  • Formatas: Paperback / softback, 174 pages, aukštis x plotis: 216x140 mm, weight: 244 g
  • Serija: Literature and Contemporary Thought
  • Išleidimo metai: 03-Sep-2019
  • Leidėjas: CRC Press Inc
  • ISBN-10: 0815384653
  • ISBN-13: 9780815384656
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  • Formatas: Paperback / softback, 174 pages, aukštis x plotis: 216x140 mm, weight: 244 g
  • Serija: Literature and Contemporary Thought
  • Išleidimo metai: 03-Sep-2019
  • Leidėjas: CRC Press Inc
  • ISBN-10: 0815384653
  • ISBN-13: 9780815384656
Kitos knygos pagal šią temą:

Literature and the World presents a broad and multifaceted introduction to world literature and globalisation. The book provides a brief background and history of the field followed by a wide spectrum of exemplary readings and case studies from around the world. Amongst other aspects of World Literature, the authors look at:

  • New approaches to digital humanities and world literature
  • Ecologies of world literature
  • Rethinking geography in a globalised world
  • Translation
  • Race and political economy

Offering state of the art debates on world literature, this volume is a superb introduction to the field. Its critically thoughtful approach makes this the ideal guide for anyone approaching World Literature.

List of figures
vi
Introduction: Why world literature? 1(23)
Stefan Helgesson
Mads Rosendahl Thomsen
1 Paradigms: World literature and its others
24(21)
Mads Rosendahl Thomsen
2 Ecologies of literature: The cosmopolitan-vernacular nexus
45(17)
Stefan Helgesson
3 Genre: Strangeness and familiarity
62(19)
Mads Rosendahl Thomsen
4 Geographies: Reading the oceans
81(28)
Stefan Helgesson
5 Media and method: The digitized library of Babel
109(22)
Mads Rosendahl Thomsen
6 Translation: Duration and cosmopolitan reading
131(21)
Stefan Helgesson
7 Unfinished business: A dialogue
152(1)
Stefan Helgesson
Mads Rosendahl Thomsen
Index 152
Stefan Helgesson is Professor of English Literary Studies at Stockholm University, Sweden. Mads Rosendahl Thomsen is Professor of Comparative Literature at Aarhus University, Denmark.