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The frontiers of literature

Laurence Lerner

The frontiers of literature

by Laurence Lerner

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Published by B. Blackwell in Oxford [England], New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.,
  • Literary form.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLaurence Lerner.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR21 .L47 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 291 p. ;
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2404535M
    ISBN 100631149678
    LC Control Number87035190

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    "Frontiers in American Children's Literature is a remarkable collection of essays culminating in a dialogue on various scholarly strands in children's literature, highlighting `triumph over trauma, The lucid analysis of different frontiers in children's literature, as presented by the authors, offers an excellent scaffold for reading about traumatic struggles, violence, brutality and oppression. The American frontier includes the geography, history, folklore, and cultural expression of life in the forward wave of American expansion that began with English colonial settlements in the early 17th century and ended with the admission of the last remaining western territories as states in This era of massive migration and settlement was particularly encouraged by President Thomas.

    Examining the sugar, cacao, coal, and oil frontiers in Trinidad, Brazil, and Britain, World Literature and Ecology shows how literary texts have registered the relationship between the re-making of biophysical natures and struggles around class, race, and gender. It combines a materialist theory of world-literature with the insights of the Brand: Palgrave Macmillan.   The Mysterious Frontiers of Can Xue. By Evan Jame s. earlier this year by Open Letter Books, begins with a young woman named Liujin who has decided to .


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The Frontiers of Literature by Laurence Lerner (Author)Cited by: 5. Reflections on the figure of veering form the basis for a new theory of literature.

Exploring images of swerving, loss of control, digressing and deviating, Veering provides new critical perspectives on all major literary genres: the novel, poetry, drama, the short story and the essay, as well as 'creative writing'.Cited by:   The events in this book occur (almost entirely) in Pebble Town on the frontier at the base of Snow Mountain over the course of (apparently) several decades, not in chronological order.

We can judge this by the birth and aging of Liujin, the character I found most compelling/5(8). This book is a well researched and comprehensive scholarly study of the frontiers of the Roman Empire. The author uses both the primary references and archaelogical finds to evaluate the frontiers from Britain through Germany, the Danube river, Syria and Turkey and even Africa/5(18).

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Examining what literature is, this book explores its "frontiers", such as the narrative dimension of history, the expressive element in poetry and didactic and religious functions.

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A captivating, often hilarious novel of family, loss, wilderness, and the curse of a violent America, Dave Eggers's Heroes of the Frontier is a powerful examination of our contemporary life and a rousing story of adventure.

Josie and her children's father have split up, she's been sued by a former patient and lost her dental practice, and she's grieving the death of a/5(K). Frontiers Books allows users to browse, free of charge, through the pages of Frontiers e-books and e-magazines or download the entire pdf.

You may also purchase hardcopy issues as well as other academic literature. "The Frontiers of Criticism" is a lecture given by T. Eliot at the University of Minnesota in It was reprinted in On Poetry and Poets, a collection of Eliot's critical essays, in The essay is an attempt by Eliot to define the boundaries of literary criticism: to say what does, and what does not, constitute truly literary criticism, as opposed to, for example, a study in history based upon a work of literature.

The. Young Adult Literature; Books for grown-ups; Welcome to Book Frontiers. I am embarking on a journey through the frontiers of reading and writing, to give purpose and meaning to the reading I do as a school librarian and avid reader, and to the writing I do as a teacher and poet.

Please feel free to walk with me as we go where many have gone. What books were about seemed so urgently important that the way they were written seemed almost insignificant. And this period of ten years or so in which literature, even poetry, was mixed up with pamphleteering, did a great service to literary criticism, because it destroyed the illusion of.

Frontiers in Psychology is the largest journal in its field, publishing rigorously peer-reviewed research across the psychological sciences, from clinical research to cognitive science, from perception to consciousness, from imaging studies to human factors, and from animal cognition to social psychology.

Field Chief Editor Axel Cleeremans, at the Université libre de Bruxelles, is supported. Literature Across Frontiers (LAF) – European Platform for Literary Exchange, Translation and Policy Debate aims to develop intercultural dialogue through literature and translation and highlight less translated literatures.

organisations engaged in the international promotion of literature, books and translation, literary festivals, book. James Fenimore Cooper brought the frontier hero to the forefront of American society through his book series that included The Pioneers,The Prairie, The Pathfinder, The Deerslayer and his most popular novel The Last of the Mohicans.

Organized into three parts encompassing 13 chapters, this book begins with an overview of the partial solution to assess the openness of human systems through the study of frontiers and boundaries.

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When it comes to children’s literature, the frontiers really do depend on open minds, and the Federation is wonderfully open-minded. Recently I was asked in an interview to name the ten books I thought every child should read.

I took issue with the question. Perhaps we should stop thinking about a universal canon of children’s literature. The concept of colonization fueled a world body of lore called frontier literature.A major segment of Western literature in North, Central, and South America, its songs, ballads, adventure tales, legends, humor, drama, and myth also flourish in the Pacific, particularly Hawaii, Australia, and New Zealand.

American Literature and the Frontier; THE FRONTIERS OF AMERICAN LITERATURE. By Lucy Lockwood Hazard. pp. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company. $The Little House® books by Laura Ingalls Wilder are loveable, classic works of contain no violence and no vulgarities, yet they captivate young readers and whole families with their warmth and tell the life of young Laura Ingalls.The Frontier in American Literature 79 traders' frontier, the ranchers' frontier and perhaps the miners' frontier, and then the farmers' frontier - all of which precede the establishment of civilized society.

So long as free land exists, Turner maintains, the opportunity for a competency exists, and economic power secures political power.