The Cambridge Companion to War WritingWar writing is an ancient genre that continues to be of vital importance. Times of crisis push literature to its limits, requiring writers to exploit their expressive resources to the maximum in response to extreme events. This Companion focuses on British and American war writing, from Beowulf and Shakespeare to bloggers on the 'War on Terror'.
Call Number: 820.9358 C144
The Literature of WarThe Literature of War deals with a topic that goes beyond the literary perspective to provide the historical, cultural and social context of works that focus on armed conflict throughout the world and time. It highlights the realities of war, its impact on society, and how it affects our understanding.
The Edinburgh Encyclopaedia of Modern Criticism and TheoryA guide to the history and development of modern criticism in the humanities. The work takes the reader through introductions to historically influential philosophers, literary critics, schools of thought and movements from Spinoza and Descartes to phenomenology and Heidegger, before turning to its three principal areas or critical attention: Europe, North America and Great Britain.
Literary Theory from 1900 to 1966
Literary Theory from 1966 to the present
Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism140 volumes. Each basic author entry contains excerpts of criticism representing the range of response to the author in question, biographical information, a list of principal works and a bibliography of books and articles about the author.
Call Number: REF 809 T918
Nineteenth Century Literature Criticism132 volumes. Each basic author entry contains excerpts of criticism representing the range of response to the author in question, biographical information, a list of principal works and a bibliography of books and articles about the author.
Call Number: REF 809 H242n
Literature Criticism From 1400-180024 volumes. Turn to this authoritative international resource for complete critical coverage of the careers and works of the greatest writers and thinkers of the late Middle Ages, the Renaissance and the Restoration eras.