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Slow PrintLiterary Radicalism and Late Victorian Print Culture

Slow Print: Literary Radicalism and Late Victorian Print Culture

Elizabeth Carolyn

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804784085
eISBN:
9780804784658
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804784085.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This book explores the literary culture of Britain's radical press from 1880 to 1910, a time that saw a flourishing of radical political activity as well as the emergence of a mass print industry. ... More

Sound and SightPoetry and Courtier Culture in the Yongming Era (483-493)

Sound and Sight: Poetry and Courtier Culture in the Yongming Era (483-493)

Meow Goh

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804768597
eISBN:
9780804775038
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804768597.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This book examines Chinese poetry and courtier culture using the concept of shengse—sound and sight—which connotes “sensual pleasure.” Under the moral and political imperative to avoid or even ... More

The Stranger and the Chinese Moral Imagination

The Stranger and the Chinese Moral Imagination

Haiyan Lee

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780804785914
eISBN:
9780804793544
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804785914.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This book investigates the modern Chinese moral imagination through the figure of the stranger. Strangers are outsiders who come into our communities and stay with us, bringing alien manners and ... More

The Studios after the StudiosNeoclassical Hollywood (1970-2010)

The Studios after the Studios: Neoclassical Hollywood (1970-2010)

J. D. Connor

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780804790772
eISBN:
9780804794749
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804790772.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The Studios after the Studios retells the recent history of the Hollywood film industry with the studios, and their movies, at the center. Individual movies are at the heart of this story—not ... More

Tales of Futures PastAnticipation and the Ends of Literature in Contemporary China

Tales of Futures Past: Anticipation and the Ends of Literature in Contemporary China

Paola Iovene

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804789370
eISBN:
9780804791601
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804789370.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Twentieth-century Chinese literature has been characterized by an obsession with the future, an obsession that is often commented on but rarely scrutinized. Most studies of Chinese literature ... More

The Theater of TruthThe Ideology of (Neo)Baroque Aesthetics

The Theater of Truth: The Ideology of (Neo)Baroque Aesthetics

William Egginton

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804769549
eISBN:
9780804773492
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804769549.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This book argues that seventeenth-century Baroque and twentieth-century Neobaroque aesthetics have to be understood as part of the same complex. The Neobaroque, rather than being a return to the ... More

Thinking Allegory Otherwise

Thinking Allegory Otherwise

Brenda Machosky

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804763806
eISBN:
9780804773508
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804763806.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This book is a unique collection of essays by allegory specialists and other scholars who engage allegory in exciting new ways. The essays are not limited to an examination of literary texts and ... More

Thinking Its PresenceForm, Race, and Subjectivity in Contemporary Asian American Poetry

Thinking Its Presence: Form, Race, and Subjectivity in Contemporary Asian American Poetry

Dorothy J. Wang

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804783651
eISBN:
9780804789097
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804783651.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Thinking Its Presence: Form, Race, and Subjectivity in Contemporary Asian American Poetry argues against reductive modes of reading Asian American poetry. The book builds its case by focusing with ... More

This Perversion Called LoveReading Tanizaki, Feminist Theory, and Freud

This Perversion Called Love: Reading Tanizaki, Feminist Theory, and Freud

Margherita Long

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804762335
eISBN:
9780804772518
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804762335.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This book positions one of Japan's most canonical and best translated twentieth-century authors at the center of contemporary debates in feminism. Examining sexual perversion in Tanizaki's aesthetic ... More

Transcolonial MaghrebImagining Palestine in the Era of Decolonization

Transcolonial Maghreb: Imagining Palestine in the Era of Decolonization

Olivia C. Harrison (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780804794213
eISBN:
9780804796859
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804794213.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Imagining Palestine in the Era of Decolonization offers the first thorough analysis of the ways in which Moroccan, Algerian, and Tunisian writers have engaged with the Palestinian question and the ... More

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