Comparative Literature New eResources

New eBooks on Film and Theater, July 2016

By Brian Vetruba on August 11, 2016

A selected list of new eBooks on Film and Theater/Drama relevant for German Studies and Comparative Literature. Millions of eBooks are available to WU faculty, students, and staff! For tips on finding them, see our guide on finding eBooks.                       China reinterpreted : staging the [...

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New eBooks for German Studies and Comparative Literature

By Brian Vetruba on July 28, 2016

A selected list of new eBooks from Project MUSE and HathiTrust relevant for German Studies and Comparative Literature. Millions of eBooks are available to WU faculty, students, and staff! For tips on finding them, see our guide on finding eBooks.  Building a national literature : the case of Germ...

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...

Early Arabic Printed Books from the British Library–NEW DATABASE

By Brian Vetruba on April 22, 2016

 The WU Libraries have purchased Early Arabic Printed Books from the British Library,  a full text database from Gale. The database includes multiple search, downloading, and printing options. SUMMARY: Early Arabic Printed Books from the British Library (1475-1900) is the first full-text searchab...

American Fiction, 1774-1920–NEW DATABASE

By Brian Vetruba on April 22, 2016

 The WU Libraries have purchased American Fiction, 1774-1920, a full text database from Gale. The database includes multiple search, downloading, and printing options. SUMMARY OF THE DATABASE: American Fiction, 1774-1920 encompasses prose fiction written by Americans from colonial times to the ea...

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...