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              Perspectives on Culture and Politics in the French Antilles
                

              Perspectives on Culture and Politics in the French Antilles (Hardback)

              By Britton, Celia

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              In these essays, three of which have not previously been published, Celia Britton discusses a variety of texts from the point of view of their engagement with the cultural and political issues that have been prominent in Martinique and Guadeloupe from the mid-twentieth century to... the present day.
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              ISBN 9781781885611
              Released NZ 21 May 2018
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              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Selected Essays
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              Laforgue, Philosophy, and Ideas of Otherness
                

              Laforgue, Philosophy, and Ideas of Otherness (Hardback)

              By Bootle, Sam

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              This monograph, the first full-length study of Laforgue in English for 25 years, reveals how Laforgue's formative encounter with Schopenhauer and Hartmann was crucially informed by ideas of otherness, ideas associated not only with their work but also with German culture and with... the Eastern thought that both philosophers drew on.
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              ISBN 9781781886472
              Released NZ 28 May 2018
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              Series Research Monographs in French Studies
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              Rhetoric of Exile: Duress and the Imagining of Force
                

              Rhetoric of Exile: Duress and the Imagining of Force (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Zoric, Vladimir

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              Zoric explores the rhetorical construction of force in indirect exile and in literary responses to it. Between banishment, a compulsory exile, and expatriation, a voluntary one, many legal systems have allowed for a third model. In such an exile the degree of compulsion is never ...explicitly defined, but all involved understand that it is real.
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              ISBN 9781781883488
              Released NZ 28 Sep 2018
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              Series Studies in Comparative Literature
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              Foreign Parts: German and Austrian Actors on the British Stage 1933-1960
                

              Foreign Parts: German and Austrian Actors on the British Stage 1933-1960 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Dove, Richard

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              How British was the British theatre during and after the Second World War? This book tells the unique story of five German-speaking actors who, after arriving as refugees from Nazi Germany, made the transition to the British stage in a period of heightened nationalism before and ...during World War II.
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              ISBN 9781781884744
              Released NZ 15 Apr 2019
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              Series Germanic Literatures
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              Futurism: A Microhistory
                

              Futurism: A Microhistory (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Bru, Professor in Literary Theory Sascha; Somigli, Luca; Van den Bossche, Bart

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              In this 'history from below' of what is one of Europe's most famous and important avant-garde movements, large-scale questions on the history of Futurism are explored by focusing on objects, practices and situations as diverse as The Church, Puppets, The Letterhead or Gymnastics.

              ISBN 9781781884867
              Released NZ 15 Apr 2019
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              Series Italian Perspectives
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              Foreign Parts: German and Austrian Actors on the British Stage 1933-1960
                

              Foreign Parts: German and Austrian Actors on the British Stage 1933-1960 (Hardback)

              By Dove, Richard

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              Foreign Parts offers a case study in Anglo-German relations in the theatre.

              ISBN 9781781884737
              Released NZ 25 Sep 2017
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              Series Germanic Literatures
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              Intimacy and Distance: Conflicting Cultures in Nineteenth-Century France
                

              Intimacy and Distance: Conflicting Cultures in Nineteenth-Century France (Hardback)

              By Lewis, Philippa

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              What do we mean when we talk about intimacy? Rather than approach the concept as an age-old aspect of love, friendship or desire, Intimacy and Distance identifies the nineteenth century as a period in which intimacy and its lexicon came sharply to the fore.

              ISBN 9781781885130
              Released NZ 25 Sep 2017
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              Blanchot and the Moving Image: Fascination and Spectatorship
                

              Blanchot and the Moving Image: Fascination and Spectatorship (Hardback)

              By Watt, Calum

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              Blanchot and the Moving Image explores a constellation of connections between Blanchot, film and film theory and draws lines of intellectual influence to show how Blanchot's thinking of literature find its way by a kind of displacement into contemporary philosophical approaches t...o cinema.
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              ISBN 9781781885376
              Released NZ 25 Sep 2017
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              Bodies of Disorder: Gender and Degeneration in Baroja and Blasco Ibanez
                

              Bodies of Disorder: Gender and Degeneration in Baroja and Blasco Ibanez (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Murphy, Katharine

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              Discourses of degeneration (social, political, medical) peaked in the 1890s across Europe, and posited the moral and biological decline, even sterility, of European nations. In early twentieth-century Spain, the novels of Pio Baroja and Vicente Blasco Ibanez both assimilated and ...subverted cultural myths of degeneration.
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              ISBN 9781781884058
              Released NZ 3 Jun 2019
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              Series Studies in Hispanic and Lusophone Cultures
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              The Multilingual Muse: Transcultural Poetics in the Burgundian Netherlands
                

              The Multilingual Muse: Transcultural Poetics in the Burgundian Netherlands (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Armstrong, Adrian; Strietman, Elsa

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              In the late Middle Ages, the Low Countries - ruled by the Dukes of Burgundy and their Hapsburg successors - boasted a dynamic literary culture in both French and Dutch. The Multilingual Muse brings together an unprecedented community of scholars, both historians and literary spec...ialists, to chart these interactions.
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              ISBN 9781781885505
              Released NZ 3 Jun 2019
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