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Contemporary Writing and the Politics of Space

Contemporary Writing and the Politics of Space

Borders, Networks, Escape Lines

by David Walton and Juan Antonio Suarez
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Publication Date: 31/05/2017
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This collective volume explores questions of space in contemporary literary texts from a range of theoretical perspectives. In addition to mapping the "spatial turn" in literary and cultural studies, this volume also brings together studies that apply spatial theory to the analysis of literary texts. Contributors tackle a broad range of themes, including how prose fiction addresses spaces of intimacy, abjection, espionage, discipline, madness, post-human identities, post-communist cities, the architecture of dystopia, and coercive medical practices. In turn, these themes open up analysis to key areas within contemporary literary and cultural criticism, including the study of sexuality, politics, power, and identity; the configuration of urban, regional, and national spaces and borders; and the delineation of private and public domains. The contributors reflect on diverse authors from English-speaking cultures and focus on a variety of genres and periods while acknowledging recent research in space studies and offering original contributions to what has now become a thriving field.
ISBN:
9783034322058
9783034322058
Category:
Literary studies: general
Format:
Paperback
Publication Date:
31-05-2017
Publisher:
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Country of origin:
Switzerland
Pages:
292
Dimensions (mm):
225x150mm
Weight:
0.43kg

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