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Literary NeurophysiologyMemory, Race, Sex, and Representation in U.S. Writing, 1860-1914

Literary Neurophysiology: Memory, Race, Sex, and Representation in U.S. Writing, 1860-1914

Randall Knoper

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780192845504
eISBN:
9780191937729
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192845504.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

Writing about neurophysiology more than a century ago, what were US authors doing? Literary Neurophysiology: Memory, Race, Sex, and Representation in U.S. Writing, 1860–1914 examines their use of ... More

H. D. & BryherAn Untold Love Story of Modernism

H. D. & Bryher: An Untold Love Story of Modernism

Susan McCabe

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780190621223
eISBN:
9780190621254
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190621223.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This dual biography takes on the daring task of examining how two women, who didn’t feel like women, survived as a couple, raising an illegitimate child during a period when such arrangements were ... More

The Career and Communities of Zaynab FawwazFeminist Thinking in Fin-de-siècle Egypt

The Career and Communities of Zaynab Fawwaz: Feminist Thinking in Fin-de-siècle Egypt

Marilyn Booth

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780192846198
eISBN:
9780191938559
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192846198.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature, World Literature

An intellectual biography of early Arabic feminist Zaynab Fawwaz and a study of her life in Ottoman Syria and Egypt, in the context of debates on gender, modernity and the good society, 1890s-1910. ... More

Picturing England between the WarsWord and Image 1918-1940

Picturing England between the Wars: Word and Image 1918-1940

Stuart Sillars

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780198828921
eISBN:
9780191938351
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198828921.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This book discusses the relationship between word and image in writing of many kinds during the inter-war years, seeing it as central to the presentation of factual and fictional material. It first ... More

Urban Rehearsals and Novel Plots in the Early American City

Urban Rehearsals and Novel Plots in the Early American City

Betsy Klimasmith

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780192846211
eISBN:
9780191938566
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192846211.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 18th Century and Early American Literature

Urban Rehearsals and Novel Plots in the Early American City sheds new light on the literature of the early US by exploring how texts, theater, architecture, and images worked together to allow ... More

Collective Understanding, Radicalism, and Literary History, 1645-1742

Collective Understanding, Radicalism, and Literary History, 1645-1742

Melissa Mowry

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780192844385
eISBN:
9780191927119
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192844385.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

Collective Understanding, Radicalism, and Literary History reaches back to the English civil wars (1642–1646, 1648) when a distinctive and anti-authoritarian hermeneutic emerged from the dissident ... More

Perceptions of Medieval ManuscriptsThe Phenomenal Book

Perceptions of Medieval Manuscripts: The Phenomenal Book

Elaine Treharne

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780192843814
eISBN:
9780191926471
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192843814.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

Perceptions of Medieval Manuscripts takes as its starting point an understanding that a medieval book is a whole object at every point of its long history. As such, medieval books can be studied most ... More

Boccaccio, Chaucer, and Stories for an Uncertain WorldAgency in the Decameron and the Canterbury Tales

Boccaccio, Chaucer, and Stories for an Uncertain World: Agency in the Decameron and the Canterbury Tales

Robert W. Hanning

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780192894755
eISBN:
9780191915635
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192894755.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

The fictive inhabitants of the Decameron and the Canterbury Tales, the stories they tell each other, and the framing fictions that bring them together collectively acknowledge a radical uncertainty ... More

A Very Nervous Person's Guide to Horror Movies

A Very Nervous Person's Guide to Horror Movies

Mathias Clasen

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780197535899
eISBN:
9780197535936
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197535899.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Films about chainsaw killers, demonic possession, and ghostly intruders. Screaming audiences with sleepless nights or sweat-drenched nightmares in their immediate future. What’s going on here? ... More

A Modernist CinemaFilm Art from 1914 to 1941

A Modernist Cinema: Film Art from 1914 to 1941

Scott W. Klein and Michael Valdez Moses (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780199379453
eISBN:
9780199379484
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199379453.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

In A Modernist Cinema, edited by Scott W. Klein and Michael Valdez Moses, sixteen distinguished scholars in the field of the New Modernist Studies explore the interrelationships among modernism, ... More

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