Literary Portraits

Literary Biography: An Introduction (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by fdts at April 2, 2015
Literary Biography: An Introduction (repost)

Literary Biography: An Introduction
by Michael Benton
English | 2009 | ISBN: 1405194464 | 280 pages | PDF | 3.38 MB
Eva Talmadge, Justin Taylor, "The Word Made Flesh: Literary Tattoos from Bookworms Worldwide"

Eva Talmadge, Justin Taylor, "The Word Made Flesh: Literary Tattoos from Bookworms Worldwide"
Publisher: Harper Perennial | 2010 | ISBN: 0061997404 | English | PDF | 192 pages | 36.5 Mb

'The Word Made Flesh: Literary Tattoos from Bookworms Worldwide' is a guide to the emerging subculture of literary tattoos—a collection of more than 150 full-color photographs of human epidermis indelibly adorned with quotations and illustrations from Dickinson to Pynchon, from Shakespeare to Plath. …

Literary Biography: An Introduction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Sept. 19, 2013
Literary Biography: An Introduction

Michael Benton, "Literary Biography: An Introduction"
English | ISBN: 1405194464 | 2009 | 280 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Portraits of Everyday Literacy for Social Justice: Reframing the Debate for Families and Communities

Portraits of Everyday Literacy for Social Justice: Reframing the Debate for Families and Communities By Susan Jones
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 238 Pages | ISBN : 3319759442 | 3.63 MB

Based on an ethnographic study involving three families who live on a Midlands council housing estate, this book presents portraits of everyday lives - and the literacy practices that are part of them - as a way to explore the complex relationship between literacy and social justice. Each portrait focuses on a different aspect of literacy in everyday life: drawing on perspectives offered by the long and diverse tradition of literacy studies, each is followed by discussion of a different way of looking at literacy and what this means for social justice.

Across Canada By Story: A Coast-to-Coast Literary Adventure  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Dec. 15, 2017
Across Canada By Story: A Coast-to-Coast Literary Adventure

Across Canada By Story: A Coast-to-Coast Literary Adventure by Douglas Gibson
English | September 15, 2015 | ISBN: 1770412530 | EPUB | 280 pages | 11.2 MB

Literary Witches: A Celebration of Magical Women Writers  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Nov. 14, 2017
Literary Witches: A Celebration of Magical Women Writers

Literary Witches: A Celebration of Magical Women Writers by Taisia Kitaiskaia
English | October 10th, 2017 | ASIN: B0716C9BDX, ISBN: 1580056733 | 166 Pages | EPUB | 16.01 MB

Celebrate the witchiest women writers with beautiful illustrations and imaginative vignettes.

Tony Millionaire - 500 Portraits  Comics

Posted by Coda at Oct. 11, 2017
Tony Millionaire - 500 Portraits

Tony Millionaire - 500 Portraits
Fantagraphics, 2011 | English | CBR | 201 Pags | 115 MB

500 Portraits collects for the first time over two decades of portrait work by the beloved and award-winning creator of Drinky Crows Maakies, Sock Monkey and Billy Hazelnuts. Tony Millionaires gorgeous fountain pen illustrations, which mingle naturalistic detail with strong doses of the fanciful and grotesque, include the famous (Bob Dylan), the infamous (Abu Ghraib soldier/model Lynndie England), the fictional (Yoda), the animal kingdom (a cockroach), and everything in between. Literary figures (Hemingway), literary characters (Don Quixote & Sancho Panza), Hollywood legends (Steven Spielberg), comics icons (Hergé) and historical figures (Hitler) also figure prominently.

Writing between the Lines: Portraits of Canadian Anglophone Translators(Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Jan. 29, 2017
Writing between the Lines: Portraits of Canadian Anglophone Translators(Repost)

Writing between the Lines: Portraits of Canadian Anglophone Translators by Agnes Whitfield
English | 2006 | ISBN: 0889204926 | 318 Pages | PDF | 1.62 MB

Antonin Artaud’s Alternate Genealogies: Self-Portraits and Family Romances  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Sept. 2, 2015
Antonin Artaud’s Alternate Genealogies: Self-Portraits and Family Romances

Antonin Artaud’s Alternate Genealogies: Self-Portraits and Family Romances by John C. Stout
English | Mar. 21, 1996 | ISBN: 0889202494 | 144 Pages | PDF | 8.34 MB

Most readers know Antonin Artaud as a theorist of the theatre and as a playwright, director and actor manqué .
Re-Reading the Scriptures: Essays on the Literary History of the Old Testament by Christoph Levin

Re-Reading the Scriptures: Essays on the Literary History of the Old Testament by Christoph Levin
English | July 2013 | ISBN: 3161522079 | 337 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

One main focus is on the Pentateuch, mainly on the oldest comprehensive narrative source, the Yahwist, which was written at the beginning of the Jewish diaspora. A second focus is on the books of Kings, on their chronological structure as well as on the final two chapters 2 Kgs 24-25.