Comparative Literature New eBooks

Encyclopedia of Victorian Literature–NEW eReference

By Brian Vetruba on April 29, 2016

The Libraries have purchased the following eBook: The encyclopedia of Victorian literature / general editor, Dino Franco Felluga ; Associate Editors, Pamela Gilbert and Linda K. Hughes. Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Malden, MA : Wiley Blackwell, 2015. SUMMARY: “The Encyclopedia of Victorian...

Hellenism and loss in the work of Virginia Woolf–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on April 22, 2016

Hellenism and loss in the work of Virginia Woolf / Theodore Koulouris. Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, 2011. SUMMARY: Taking up Virginia Woolf’s fascination with Greek literature and culture, this book explores her engagement with the nineteenth-century phenomenon of Br...

Routledge Handbook of Asian Theatre–NEW eREFERENCE

By Brian Vetruba on April 22, 2016

  Routledge handbook of Asian theatre / edited by Siyuan Liu. London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2016. SUMMARY: Routledge Handbook of Asian Theatre is an advanced level reference guide which surveys the rich and diverse traditions of classical and contemporary performing a...

Latin American identity in online cultural production–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on March 27, 2016

Latin American identity in online cultural production / Claire Taylor and Thea Pitman. New York : Routledge, 2013. SUMMARY: “This volume provides an innovative and timely approach to a fast growing, yet still under-studied field in Latin American cultural production: cyberculture. It focuse...

Atlas of knowledge : anyone can map–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on March 27, 2016

 Atlas of knowledge : anyone can map / Katy Börner. Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2015] SUMMARY: This book describes the power of topical maps, providing readers with principles for visualizing knowledge and offering as examples forty large-scale and more than 100 small-scale full-co...

J.K. Rowling : a Bibliography 1997-2013–New eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on March 18, 2016

J.K. Rowling : a bibliography 1997-2013 / Philip W. Errington. London : Bloomsbury Academic, 2015. SUMMARY: This is the definitive bibliography of the writings of J. K. Rowling. In addition to complete bibliographic details of each edition of all her books, pamphlets and original contributions to...

The SAGE handbook of feminist theory–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on March 18, 2016

The SAGE handbook of feminist theory / edited by Mary Evans, Clare Hemmings, Marsha Henry, Hazel Johnstone, Sumi Madhok, Ania Plomien and Sadie Wearing. London : SAGE Publications, 2014. SUMMARY: At no point in recorded history has there been an absence of intense, and heated, discussion about th...