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Death, Desire and Loss in Western Culture
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Jonathan Dollimore
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-04 - Publisher: Routledge

Death, Desire and Loss in Western Culture is a rich testament to our ubiquitous preoccupation with the tangled web of death and desire. In these pages we find nuanced analysis that blends Plato with Shelley, Hölderlin with Foucault. Dollimore, a gifted thinker, is not content to summarize these texts from
The Uncanny
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Nicholas Royle
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

This is the first book-length study of the uncanny, an important concept for contemporary thinking and debate across a range of disciplines and discourses, including literature, film, architecture, cultural studies, philosophy, psychoanalysis, and queer theory. Much of this importance can be traced back to Freud's essay of 1919, "The uncanny,"
Radical Tragedy
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Jonathan Dollimore
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher:

When it was first published, Radical Tragedy was hailed as a groundbreaking reassessment of the drama of Shakespeare and his contemporaries. An engaged reading of the past with compelling contemporary significance, Radical Tragedy remains a landmark study of Renaissance drama. The third edition of this critically acclaimed work includes a
Shakespeare Studies
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Leeds Barroll
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-11 - Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press

Annual publication including essays and reviews of new books which deal with Shakespeare and his age
The Ethics of Mourning
Language: en
Pages: 314
Authors: R. Clifton Spargo
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-11-18 - Publisher: JHU Press

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