English Theatrical Anecdotes, 1660-1800

Heather Ladd

English Theatrical Anecdotes, 1660-1800 explores the theatrical anecdote’s role in the construction of stage fame in England’s emergent celebrity culture during the long eighteenth century, as well as the challenges of employing anecdotes in theater scholarship today. Chapters in this book discuss anecdotes about actors, actresses, musicians, and other theater people.

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  • ISBN: 9781644532607
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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Animals in the American Classics

John Gruesser

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  • ISBN: 9781648430206
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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Conversations with Diane di Prima

David Stephen Calonne

Collected interviews with the feminist Beat poet and cofounder of the Poets Press, known for her blended use of political and spiritual subject matter

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  • ISBN: 9781496839664
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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The Transformative Potential of LGBTQ+ Children’s Picture Books

Jennifer Miller

A foundational look at the way children’s books shaped views of the LGBTQ+ world

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  • ISBN: 9781496839992
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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Conversations with Jerome Charyn

Sophie Vallas

Interivews with the author of The Secret Life of Emily Dickinson, Once Upon a Droshky, and The Man Who Grew Younger

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  • ISBN: 9781496840882
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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Your Blue and the Quiet Lament

Lubna Safi

A meditation on grief, death, and distance.

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  • ISBN: 9781682831397
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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Clubbable Man

Anthony W. Lee

Gathering essays by some of the most distinguished scholars in eighteenth-century studies, A Clubbable Man takes as its theme textual and social group formations, while simultaneously honoring the achievements of Greg Clingham. Rounding out the collection are tributes from former students and colleagues, including original poetry.  

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  • ISBN: 9781684483518
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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Limits of Familiarity

Lindsey Eckert

The Limits of Familiarity analyzes the intensely personal feelings that Romantic-era readers came to have for authors. Contributing to reception studies, celebrity studies, and literary history, this book reveals how anxieties about the cultural value of familiarity shaped both Romanticism and conceptions of authorship.

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  • ISBN: 9781684483907
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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Bertha Maxwell-Roddey

Sonya Y. Ramsey

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  • ISBN: 9780813069326
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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The Epic of Cuba Libre

Éric Morales-Franceschini

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  • ISBN: 9780813948140
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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Toxic Matters

Monica Seger

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  • ISBN: 9780813948362
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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Institutional Character

Robert Higney

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  • ISBN: 9780813948607
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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Jack London and the Sea

Anita Duneer

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  • ISBN: 9780817321253
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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Haunting Realities

Monika Elbert

An innovative collection of essays examining the sometimes paradoxical alignment of Realism and Naturalism with the Gothic in American literature to highlight their shared qualities

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  • ISBN: 9780817360597
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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Stephen Crane Remembered

Paul Sorrentino

Revealing episodes in the life of the elusive writer, as told by acquaintances

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  • ISBN: 9780817360627
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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Open at the Close

Cecilia Konchar Farr

The first collection of essays focused exclusively on examining the Harry Potter novels as literature

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  • ISBN: 9781496839312
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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The Eye That Is Language

Danièle Pitavy-Souques

An enlightening collection of essays by a renowned European scholar on the transatlantic significance of Eudora Welty

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  • ISBN: 9781496840585
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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I Lay This Body Down

Lonneke Geerlings

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  • ISBN: 9780820362076
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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Fishing for Chickens

Jim Casada

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  • ISBN: 9780820362120
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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Shakespeare's Sceptered Isle

Brian Carroll

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781476685823
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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