[Full Book] The Architecture Of Space Time In The Novels Of Jane Austen

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Publisher: Springer
Author: Ruta Baublyté Kaufmann
Category : Literary Criticism
Languages : en
Pages : 180

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The Architecture Of Space Time In The Novels Of Jane Austen

The Architecture Of Space Time In The Novels Of Jane Austen by Ruta Baublyté Kaufmann, The Architecture Of Space Time In The Novels Of Jane Austen Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Architecture Of Space Time In The Novels Of Jane Austen books, This book argues that there are recurrent spatiotemporal patterns and structures in six Jane Austen novels which constitute a source of enduring, if unconscious, pleasure. More precisely, the book contends that there are overlapping natural and cultural cycles which co-exist in a constantly transmuting space-time and which are counterpointed with the linearity of pivotal events that drive the plot forwards. This work examines the psychological relations to these space-time patterns of the characters, principally the heroines, focusing on the transformations of their emotional states which prompt linear leaps.


[Full Book] Art And Artifact In Austen

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Publisher: University of Virginia Press
Author: Anna Battigelli
Category : Literary Criticism
Languages : en
Pages : 288

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The Architecture Of Space Time In The Novels Of Jane Austen by Anna Battigelli, Art And Artifact In Austen Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Art And Artifact In Austen books, Jane Austen distinguished herself with genius in literature, but she was immersed in all of the arts. Austen loved dancing, played the piano proficiently, meticulously transcribed piano scores, attended concerts and art exhibits, read broadly, wrote poems, sat for portraits by her sister Cassandra, and performed in theatricals. For her, art functioned as a social bond, solidifying her engagement with community and offering order. And yet Austen’s hold on readers’ imaginations owes a debt to the omnipresent threat of disorder that often stems—ironically—from her characters’ socially disruptive artistic sensibilities and skill. Drawing from a wealth of recent historicist and materialist Austen scholarship, this timely work explores Austen’s ironic use of art and artifact to probe selfhood, alienation, isolation, and community in ways that defy simple labels and acknowledge the complexity of Austen’s thought.


[Full Book] The Challenge Of Change

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Publisher: Narr Francke Attempto Verlag
Author: Margaret Tudeau-Clayton
Category : Literary Criticism
Languages : en
Pages : 267

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The Architecture Of Space Time In The Novels Of Jane Austen by Margaret Tudeau-Clayton, The Challenge Of Change Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Challenge Of Change books, Change is a powerful idea which inspires hope and fear, excitement and dread. From the panta rhei of Heraclitus to Darwinian evolutionary theory, nobel laureate Bob Dylans The times they are a-changin, the Obama campaign slogan Change we can believe in, and the current advertising mantra change is good, it recurs as a challenge to the status quo. The present volume contains essays on the topic of change in English language, literature and culture. Some are based on papers presented at the 2017 SAUTE conference, which took place at the Université de Neuchâtel, while others have been specially written for this volume.


[Full Book] Eavesdropping In The Novel From Austen To Proust

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Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Author: Ann Gaylin
Category : Literary Criticism
Languages : en
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The Architecture Of Space Time In The Novels Of Jane Austen by Ann Gaylin, Eavesdropping In The Novel From Austen To Proust Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Eavesdropping In The Novel From Austen To Proust books, Eavesdropping in the Novel from Austen to Proust investigates human curiosity and its representation in eavesdropping scenes in nineteenth-century English and French novels. Ann Gaylin argues that eavesdropping dramatizes a primal human urge to know and offers a paradigm of narrative transmission and reception of information among characters, narrators and readers. Gaylin sheds light on the social and psychological effects of the nineteenth-century rise of information technology and accelerated flow of information, as manifested in the anxieties about - and delight in - displays of private life and its secrets. Analysing eavesdropping in Austen, Balzac, Collins, Dickens and Proust, Gaylin demonstrates the flexibility of the scene to produce narrative complication or resolution; to foreground questions of gender and narrative agency; to place the debates of privacy and publicity within the literal and metaphoric spaces of the nineteenth-century novel. This 2003 study will be of interest to scholars of nineteenth-century English and European literature.


[Full Book] Domestic Modernism The Interwar Novel And E H Young

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Publisher: Routledge
Author: Chiara Briganti
Category : Literary Criticism
Languages : en
Pages : 224

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Domestic Modernism The Interwar Novel And E H Young

The Architecture Of Space Time In The Novels Of Jane Austen by Chiara Briganti, Domestic Modernism The Interwar Novel And E H Young Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Domestic Modernism The Interwar Novel And E H Young books, Domestic Modernism, the Interwar Novel, and E. H. Young provides a valuable analytical model for reading a large body of modernist works by women, who have suffered not only from a lack of critical attention but from the assumption that experimental modernist techniques are the only expression of the modern. In the process of documenting the publication and reception history of E. H. Young's novels, the authors suggest a paradigm for analyzing the situation of women writers during the interwar years. Their discussion of Young in the context of both canonical and noncanonical writers challenges the generic label and literary status of the domestic novel, as well as facile assumptions about popular and middlebrow fiction, canon formation, aesthetic value, and modernity. The authors also make a significant contribution to discussions of the everyday and to the burgeoning field of 'homeculture,' as they show that the fictional embodiment and inscription of home by writers such as Young, Virginia Woolf, Elizabeth Bowen, Ivy Compton-Burnett, Lettice Cooper, E. M. Delafield, Stella Gibbons, Storm Jameson, and E. Arnot Robertson epitomize the long-standing symbiosis between architecture and literature, or more specifically, between the house and the novel.


[Full Book] Gothic Antiquity

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Publisher: Oxford University Press
Author: Dale Townshend
Category : Literary Criticism
Languages : en
Pages : 448

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Gothic Antiquity

The Architecture Of Space Time In The Novels Of Jane Austen by Dale Townshend, Gothic Antiquity Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Gothic Antiquity books, Gothic Antiquity: History, Romance, and the Architectural Imagination, 1760-1840 provides the first sustained scholarly account of the relationship between Gothic architecture and Gothic literature (fiction; poetry; drama) in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. Although the relationship between literature and architecture is a topic that has long preoccupied scholars of the literary Gothic, there remains, to date, no monograph-length study of the intriguing and complex interactions between these two aesthetic forms. Equally, Gothic literature has received only the most cursory of treatments in art-historical accounts of the early Gothic Revival in architecture, interiors, and design. In addressing this gap in contemporary scholarship, Gothic Antiquity seeks to situate Gothic writing in relation to the Gothic-architectural theories, aesthetics, and practices with which it was contemporary, providing closely historicized readings of a wide selection of canonical and lesser-known texts and writers. Correspondingly, it shows how these architectural debates responded to, and were to a certain extent shaped by, what we have since come to identify as the literary Gothic mode. In both its 'survivalist' and 'revivalist' forms, the architecture of the Middle Ages in the long eighteenth century was always much more than a matter of style. Incarnating, for better or for worse, the memory of a vanished 'Gothic' age in the modern, enlightened present, Gothic architecture, be it ruined or complete, prompted imaginative reconstructions of the nation's past—a notable 'visionary' turn, as the antiquary John Pinkerton put it in 1788, in which Gothic writers, architects, and antiquaries enthusiastically participated. The volume establishes a series of dialogues between Gothic literature, architectural history, and the antiquarian interest in the material remains of the Gothic past, and argues that these discrete yet intimately related approaches to vernacular antiquity are most fruitfully read in relation to one another.


[Full Book] The House Of Fiction As The House Of Life

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Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
Author: Francesca Saggini
Category : Literary Criticism
Languages : en
Pages : 290

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The Architecture Of Space Time In The Novels Of Jane Austen by Francesca Saggini, The House Of Fiction As The House Of Life Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The House Of Fiction As The House Of Life books, In recent years, the interest in the house has grown irresistibly, to the point that in many ways houses seem to be situated at the very core of the creative, artistic and cultural domains of contemporaneity. Their presence sprawls across the media, from magazines to TV programmes, and across the globe, possibly because as repositories of the human, houses have a long-standing and profound connection not only with men and women but, at a deeper level, with the ways of representing man’s world, across its declinations of gender, class, and race. Houses – the perennial, ubiquitous and silent background to our daily lives – could many “a tale unfold”: the tales of their inhabitants and/in their relationships with others, of the times they lived in, of their configurations of the world, as well as the visions (and nightmares) of the artists who created them. This collection offers a comprehensive and transdisciplinary look at the paper houses of English Literature in the eighteenth and nineteenth century. Among the configurations addressed, the authors investigate the domestic spatialization of authority, gendered houses, narratives of household construction and deconstruction, exotic mansions, fin-de-siècle habitats, haunted edifices, and houses in detective and Gothic fiction.


[Full Book] Space Or Perception

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Author: Frank Wenzel Langer
Category : Space and time in literature
Languages : en
Pages : 568

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[Full Book] A Reference Guide For English Studies

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Publisher: Univ of California Press
Author: Michael J. Marcuse
Category : Literary Criticism
Languages : en
Pages : 790

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A Reference Guide For English Studies

The Architecture Of Space Time In The Novels Of Jane Austen by Michael J. Marcuse, A Reference Guide For English Studies Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download A Reference Guide For English Studies books, This text is an introduction to the full range of standard reference tools in all branches of English studies. More than 10,000 titles are included. The Reference Guide covers all the areas traditionally defined as English studies and all the field of inquiry more recently associated with English studies. British and Irish, American and world literatures written in English are included. Other fields covered are folklore, film, literary theory, general and comparative literature, language and linguistics, rhetoric and composition, bibliography and textual criticism and women's studies.


[Full Book] Mla International Bibliography Of Books And Articles On The Modern Languages And Literatures

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Author: Modern Language Association of America
Category : Languages, Modern
Languages : en
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[Full Book] Persuasions

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[Full Book] Jane Austen 1775 1975

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[Full Book] Humanities Index

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[Full Book] The Poetics Of Chronotope In The Novels Of Thomas Pynchon

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Author: Zofia Kolbuszewska
Category : Plots (Drama, novel, etc.)
Languages : en
Pages : 243

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