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Performativity in Art, Literature, and Videogames  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at July 21, 2017
Performativity in Art, Literature, and Videogames

Performativity in Art, Literature, and Videogames by Darshana Jayemanne
English | 31 July 2017 | ISBN: 3319544500 | 344 Pages | PDF | 7.38 MB

This book modifies the concept of performativity with media theory in order to build a rigorous method for analyzing videogame performances. Beginning with an interdisciplinary exploration of performative motifs in Western art and literary history, the book shows the importance of framing devices in orienting audiences’ experience of art.

The Comic Mode in English Literature: From the Middle Ages to Today (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at July 11, 2017
The Comic Mode in English Literature: From the Middle Ages to Today (repost)

Roston Murray, "The Comic Mode in English Literature: From the Middle Ages to Today"
English | ISBN: 1441112316 | 2011 | PDF | 288 pages | 3.4 MB

Torture and Brutality in Medieval Literature: Negotiations of National Identity  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at July 7, 2017
Torture and Brutality in Medieval Literature: Negotiations of National Identity

Larissa Tracy, "Monoidal Categories and Topological Field Theory"
2012 | ISBN-10: 1843842882, 1843843935 | 336 pages | EPUB | 2 MB
Syphilis in Victorian Literature and Culture: Medicine, Knowledge and the Spectacle of Victorian Invisibility

Syphilis in Victorian Literature and Culture: Medicine, Knowledge and the Spectacle of Victorian Invisibility (Palgrave Studies in Literature, Science and Medicine) by Monika Pietrzak-Franger
English | 20 Jun. 2017 | ISBN: 3319495348 | 356 Pages | PDF | 13.36 MB

This book addresses the evident but unexplored intertwining of visibility and invisibility in the discourses around syphilis. A rethinking of the disease with reference to its ambiguous status,

Literary Names: Personal Names in English Literature  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at June 30, 2017
Literary Names: Personal Names in English Literature

Alastair Fowler, "Literary Names: Personal Names in English Literature"
ISBN: 0199592225, 0198709684 | 2012 | EPUB | 304 pages | 17 MB

Late Style and its Discontents: Essays in Art, Literature, and Music  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at June 29, 2017
Late Style and its Discontents: Essays in Art, Literature, and Music

Late Style and its Discontents: Essays in Art, Literature, and Music by Gordon McMullan and Sam Smiles
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0198704623 | 250 pages | PDF | 2,2 MB
The Body in Pain in Irish Literature and Culture (New Directions in Irish and Irish American Literature) [Repost]

The Body in Pain in Irish Literature and Culture (New Directions in Irish and Irish American Literature) by Fionnuala Dillane
English | 16 Dec. 2016 | ISBN: 3319313878 | 300 Pages | PDF | 2.17 MB

This book elucidates the ways the pained and suffering body has been registered and mobilized in specifically Irish contexts across more than four hundred years of literature and culture.

Generic Interfaces in Latin Literature (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at June 21, 2017
Generic Interfaces in Latin Literature (repost)

Generic Interfaces in Latin Literature (Trends in Classics - Supplementary Volumes) by Stavros Frangoulidis
English | ISBN: 311030368X, 3110303701 | 2013 | 564 pages | PDF | 4,4 MB
Incognito Social Investigation in British Literature: Certainties in Degradation (Palgrave Studies in Life Writing) [Repost]

Incognito Social Investigation in British Literature: Certainties in Degradation (Palgrave Studies in Life Writing) by Luke Seaber
English | 25 May 2017 | ISBN: 3319509616 | 284 Pages | PDF | 15.25 MB

This book is the first full critical history of incognito social investigation texts – in other words, works detailing their authors’ experiences whilst pretending to be poor. The most famous example is Down and Out in Paris and London,

Ethnography After Antiquity: Foreign Lands and Peoples in Byzantine Literature  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at June 14, 2017
Ethnography After Antiquity: Foreign Lands and Peoples in Byzantine Literature

Ethnography After Antiquity: Foreign Lands and Peoples in Byzantine Literature (Empire and After) by Anthony Kaldellis
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0812245318 | 288 pages | PDF | 2,3 MB