New PDF release: A Companion to Comparative Literature (Blackwell Companions

By Ali Behdad,Dominic Thomas

A significant other to Comparative Literature offers a set of greater than thirty unique essays from verified and rising students, which discover the background, present kingdom, and way forward for comparative literature.

  • Features over thirty unique essays from top overseas contributors
  • Provides a serious review of the prestige of literary and cross-cultural inquiry
  • Addresses the background, present nation, and way forward for comparative literature
  • Chapters tackle such themes because the courting among translation and transnationalism, literary conception and rising media, the way forward for nationwide literatures in an period of globalization, gender and cultural formation throughout time, East-West cultural encounters, postcolonial and diaspora stories, and different experimental techniques to literature and culture

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