OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

American literature in English

Cannons and Codes: Law, Literature, and America's Wars

ISBN : 9780197509371

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¥14,168
Author: 
Alison L. LaCroix; Jonathan S. Masur; Martha C. Nussbaum; Laura Weinrib
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
May 2021
It can be said that western literature begins with a war story, the Iliad; and that this is true too of many non-Western literary traditions, such as the Mahabharata. And yet, though a profoundly huma ... Read more

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Change Me: Stories of Sexual Transformation from Ovid

ISBN : 9780199941650

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¥6,699
Author: 
Jane Alison; Alison Keith
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
159 x 235 mm
Pub date
Apr 2014
Ovid's stories melt moral conventions, explore ambiguities, and dissolve boundaries between men, women, animals, gods, plants, and the mineral world; in doing so they contrive to seduce readers. Ovid' ... Read more

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Charles Olson and American Modernism: The Practice of the Self

ISBN : 9780198813255

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¥14,531
Author: 
Mark Byers
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
May 2018
Series
Oxford English Monographs
This book offers a new approach to a major modern American poet, situating his work in the context of contemporary painting, sculpture, photography, and music. Drawing extensively on unpublished writ ... Read more

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Classical Traditions in Science Fiction

ISBN : 9780199988419

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¥27,753
Author: 
Brett M. Rogers; Benjamin Eldon Stevens
Pages
398 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
146 x 219 mm
Pub date
Feb 2015
Series
Classical Presences
For all its concern with change in the present and future, science fiction is deeply rooted in the past and, surprisingly, engages especially deeply with the ancient world. Indeed, both as an area in ... Read more

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Classical Traditions in Science Fiction

ISBN : 9780190228330

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¥8,789
Author: 
Brett M. Rogers; Benjamin Eldon Stevens
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
142 x 215 mm
Pub date
Mar 2015
Series
Classical Presences
For all its concern with change in the present and future, science fiction is deeply rooted in the past and, surprisingly, engages especially deeply with the ancient world. Indeed, both as an area in ... Read more

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Classicisms in the Black Atlantic

ISBN : 9780198814122

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¥18,414
Author: 
Ian Moyer; Adam Lecznar; Heidi Morse
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 138 mm
Pub date
Jan 2020
Series
Classical Presences
The historical and cultural space of the Black Atlantic - a diasporic world of forced and voluntary migrations - has long provided fertile ground for the construction and reconstruction of new forms o ... Read more

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Cold War Friendships: Korea, Vietnam, and Asian American Literature

ISBN : 9780190257668

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¥27,753
Author: 
Josphine Nock-Hee Park
Pages
322 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
Jul 2016
Cold War Friendships explores the plight of the Asian ally of the American wars in Korea and Vietnam. Enlisted into proxy warfare, this figure is not a friend but a "friendly," a wartime convenience e ... Read more

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Cold War Friendships: Korea, Vietnam, and Asian American Literature

ISBN : 9780190257675

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¥7,645
Author: 
Josphine Nock-Hee Park
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
Jul 2016
Cold War Friendships explores the plight of the Asian ally of the American wars in Korea and Vietnam. Enlisted into proxy warfare, this figure is not a friend but a "friendly," a wartime convenience e ... Read more

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Containing Multitudes: Walt Whitman and the British Literary Tradition

ISBN : 9780199374410

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¥16,456
Author: 
Gary Schmidgall
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
164 x 241 mm
Pub date
Jan 2015
This study explores Walt Whitman's contradictory response to and embrace of several great prior British poets: Shakespeare, Milton, Burns, Blake, and Wordsworth (with shorter essays on Scott, Carlyle, ... Read more

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Counting Bodies: Population in Colonial American Writing

ISBN : 9780190277314

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¥16,456
Author: 
Molly Farrell
Pages
296 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
Aug 2016
Quantifiable citizenship in the form of birth certificates, census forms, and immigration quotas is so ubiquitous that today it appears ahistorical. Yet before the modern colonial era, there was neith ... Read more

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