Eugenics in Fiction

Crafting Dynamic Dialogue: The Complete Guide to Speaking, Conversing, Arguing, and Thinking in Fiction

Crafting Dynamic Dialogue: The Complete Guide to Speaking, Conversing, Arguing, and Thinking in Fiction (Creative Writing Essentials) by Writer's Digest Editors, Cheryl St. John
2016 | ISBN: 1440345546 | English | 296 pages | EPUB/MOBI | 0.6 MB/0.5 MB

Monolingualism and Linguistic Exhibitionism in Fiction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at May 6, 2016
Monolingualism and Linguistic Exhibitionism in Fiction

Anjali Pandey, "Monolingualism and Linguistic Exhibitionism in Fiction"
English | ISBN: 1137340355 | 2016 | 314 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Unnatural Narrative: Impossible Worlds in Fiction and Drama  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at March 9, 2016
Unnatural Narrative: Impossible Worlds in Fiction and Drama

Unnatural Narrative: Impossible Worlds in Fiction and Drama (Frontiers of Narrative) by Jan Alber
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0803278683 | 330 pages | True PDF | 3 MB
Unnatural Narrative: Impossible Worlds in Fiction and Drama (Frontiers of Narrative)

Unnatural Narrative: Impossible Worlds in Fiction and Drama (Frontiers of Narrative) by Jan Alber
English | Mar. 1, 2016 | ISBN: 0803278683 | 330 Pages | AZW3/MOBI/EPUB/PDF (conv) | 4.96 MB

A talking body part, a character that is simultaneously alive and dead, a shape-changing setting, or time travel: although impossible in the real world, such narrative elements do appear in the storyworlds of novels, short stories, and plays.

Communities in Fiction  

Posted by nebulae at Feb. 17, 2016
Communities in Fiction

J. Hillis Miller, "Communities in Fiction"
English | ISBN: 0823263118, 082326310X | 2014 | 352 pages | PDF | 20 MB
Unnatural Selections: Eugenics in American Modernism and the Harlem Renaissance

Daylanne K. English - Unnatural Selections: Eugenics in American Modernism and the Harlem Renaissance
Published: 2004-04-26 | ISBN: 0807828688, 0807855316 | PDF | 288 pages | 2.08 MB
The Art of Sympathy in Fiction: Forms of ethical and emotional persuasion

The Art of Sympathy in Fiction: Forms of ethical and emotional persuasion (Linguistic Approaches to Literature) by Howard Sklar
English | 2013 | ISBN: 9027233500 | 206 pages | PDF | 0,8 MB
Masculinity in Fiction and Film: Representing men in popular genres, 1945-2000 (Continuum Literary Studies)

Masculinity in Fiction and Film: Representing men in popular genres, 1945-2000 (Continuum Literary Studies) by Brian Baker
English | May 10, 2006 | ISBN: 0826486525 | 186 Pages | PDF | 10.93 MB

This book looks at a wide range of fiction and film texts, from the 1950s to the present, in order to analyse the ways in which masculinity has been represented in popular culture in Britain and the United States.
Catholicism, Race and Empire: Eugenics in Portugal, 1900-1950

Richard Cleminson, "Catholicism, Race and Empire: Eugenics in Portugal, 1900-1950"
ISBN: 9633860288 | 2014 | PDF | 350 pages | 8 MB

Acts of Naming: The Family Plot in Fiction by Michael Ragussis  

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 17, 2014
Acts of Naming: The Family Plot in Fiction by Michael Ragussis

Acts of Naming: The Family Plot in Fiction by Michael Ragussis
Oxford University Press | January 8, 1987 | English | ISBN: 0195040708 | 278 pages | PDF | 18 MB

Michael Ragussis re-reads the novelistic tradition by arguing the acts of naming–bestowing, revealing, or earning a name; taking away, hiding, or prohibiting a name; slandering, or protecting and serving it–lie at the center of fictional plots from the 18th century to the present. Against the background of philosophic approaches to naming, Acts of Naming reveals the ways in which systems of naming are used to appropriate characters in novels as diverse as Clarissa, Fanny Hill, Oliver Twist, Pierre, Tess of the d'Urbervilles, Remembrance of Things Past, and Lolita, and identifies unnaming and renaming as the locus of power in the family's plot to control the child, and more particularly,…