Czech Literature

Subversive Adaptations: Czech Literature on Screen behind the Iron Curtain  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Jan. 19, 2018
Subversive Adaptations: Czech Literature on Screen behind the Iron Curtain

Subversive Adaptations: Czech Literature on Screen behind the Iron Curtain (Palgrave Studies in Adaptation and Visual Culture) by Petr Bubeníček
English | 14 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 3319409603 | 238 Pages | PDF | 3.58 MB

This book deals with film adaptations of literary works created in Communist Czechoslovakia between 1954 and 1969, such as The Fabulous World of Jules Verne (Zeman 1958), Marketa Lazarová (Vláčil 1967),

Rhinoceros (SparkNotes Literature Guide) (SparkNotes Literature Guide Series)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlexGolova at Jan. 22, 2018
Rhinoceros (SparkNotes Literature Guide) (SparkNotes Literature Guide Series)

Rhinoceros (SparkNotes Literature Guide) (SparkNotes Literature Guide Series) by SparkNotes
English | 12 Aug. 2014 | ASIN: B0759QLZG7 | 58 Pages | AZW3 | 175.82 KB

The Digital Banal: New Media and American Literature and Culture (Literature Now)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Jan. 22, 2018
The Digital Banal: New Media and American Literature and Culture (Literature Now)

The Digital Banal: New Media and American Literature and Culture (Literature Now) by Zara Dinnen
English | January 2nd, 2018 | ASIN: B071FFTCV8, ISBN: 023118428X | 244 pages | EPUB | 6.21 MB

Contemporary culture is haunted by its media. Yet in their ubiquity, digital media have become increasingly banal, making it harder for us to register their novelty or the scope of the social changes they have wrought. What do we learn about our media environment when we look closely at the ways novelists and filmmakers narrate and depict banal use of everyday technologies?

The Other Middle East: An Anthology of Modern Levantine Literature  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Jan. 22, 2018
The Other Middle East: An Anthology of Modern Levantine Literature

The Other Middle East: An Anthology of Modern Levantine Literature by Franck Salameh
English | January 9th, 2018 | ASIN: B078K6377Y, ISBN: 0300204442 | 408 pages | EPUB | 0.98 MB

This unique literary collection offers a window on the contemporary Levant, a region comprising most of Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, Palestine, Israel, Cyprus, parts of southern Turkey and northwestern Iraq, and the Sinai Peninsula. Originally written in Arabic, French, Aramaic, Lebanese, Egyptian, and Hebrew, and reflecting an extraordinary diversity of cultures, faiths, traditions, and languages, the selections in this book also convey a wide range of ideas and perspectives, to offer readers a nuanced understanding of the mosaic that is the contemporary Middle East.

CliffsNotes on Wiesel's Night (Cliffsnotes Literature Guides)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Jan. 22, 2018
CliffsNotes on Wiesel's Night (Cliffsnotes Literature Guides)

CliffsNotes on Wiesel's Night (Cliffsnotes Literature Guides) by Maryam Riess
English | January 9th, 2018 | ASIN: B00BOE18VG, ISBN: 0791059243, 0822008939 | 108 pages | EPUB | 0.79 MB

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background.

Uncommon Contexts: Encounters between Science and Literature, 1800–1914  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Jan. 22, 2018
Uncommon Contexts: Encounters between Science and Literature, 1800–1914

Ben Marsden, "Uncommon Contexts: Encounters between Science and Literature, 1800–1914"
2015 | pages: 254 | ISBN: 1848933622 | PDF | 1,6 mb

Forensic Memory: Literature after Testimony (Palgrave Macmillan Memory Studies)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Jan. 21, 2018
Forensic Memory: Literature after Testimony (Palgrave Macmillan Memory Studies)

Forensic Memory: Literature after Testimony (Palgrave Macmillan Memory Studies) by Johanne Helbo Bøndergaard
English | 2 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 3319517651 | 252 Pages | PDF (True) | 2.58 MB

This book describes and analyses a particular literary mode that challenges the aesthetics of testimony by approaching the past through detection, analysis, and ‘archaeological’ digging. How does forensic
Imperialism and the Wider Atlantic: Essays on the Aesthetics, Literature, and Politics of Transatlantic Cultures

Imperialism and the Wider Atlantic: Essays on the Aesthetics, Literature, and Politics of Transatlantic Cultures (The New Urban Atlantic) by Tania Gentic
English | 13 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 3319582070 | 348 Pages | PDF | 2.57 MB

The essays in this volume broaden previous approaches to Atlantic literature and culture by comparatively studying the politics and textualities of Southern Europe, North America, and Latin America across languages,

Literature and Disability  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Jan. 20, 2018
Literature and Disability

Alice Hall, "Literature and Disability"
2015 | ISBN-10: 0415632218, 041563220X | 184 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Performativity in Art, Literature, and Videogames  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Jan. 19, 2018
Performativity in Art, Literature, and Videogames

Performativity in Art, Literature, and Videogames by Darshana Jayemanne
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319544500 | 331 Pages | PDF | 14.7 MB

This book modifies the concept of performativity with media theory in order to build a rigorous method for analyzing videogame performances.