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Product Description: This is a collection of poetry and essays by the enormously gifted writer, musician and academic Professor Julian Wolfreys. Accompanied by numerous photographs and paintings, the book takes us on a journey through: our sense of place - grief and trauma - memory and recollection - memory and narrative - chance, coincidence and meaning - love - the sense of mood and feeling - absence - language - reading - allegory - imagination - and much more...read more

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9781909470941 | Triarchy Pr, May 23, 2016, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: This is a collection of poetry and essays by the enormously gifted writer, musician and academic Professor Julian Wolfreys.

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Product Description: A glossary of words associated with Jacques Derrida accommodating the far-reaching implications of his workThis cornucopia of words and definitions intervenes at crucial points of tension across the entire range of Derrida's publications, including those published posthumously...read more

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9780748622764 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, May 1, 2015, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: A glossary of words associated with Jacques Derrida accommodating the far-reaching implications of his workThis cornucopia of words and definitions intervenes at crucial points of tension across the entire range of Derrida's publications, including those published posthumously.

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Product Description: This exploration of the streets of Dickens's London opens up new perspectives on the city and the writerTaking Walter Benjamin's Arcades Project as an inspiration, Dickens's London offers an exciting and original project that opens a dialogue between phenomenology, philosophy and the Dickensian representation of the city in all its forms...read more

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9780748640409 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, April 30, 2012, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: This exploration of the streets of Dickens's London opens up new perspectives on the city and the writerTaking Walter Benjamin's Arcades Project as an inspiration, Dickens's London offers an exciting and original project that opens a dialogue between phenomenology, philosophy and the Dickensian representation of the city in all its forms.

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9781474402385 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, May 1, 2015, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: This exploration of the streets of Dickens's London opens up new perspectives on the city and the writerTaking Walter Benjamin's Arcades Project as an inspiration, Dickens's London offers an exciting and original project that opens a dialogue between phenomenology, philosophy and the Dickensian representation of the city in all its forms.

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Product Description: Provides a wide-ranging guide to current directions in literary criticism This new and revised edition provides 14 chapters introducing new modes of 'hybrid' criticism which have emerged in the twenty-first century.The chapters provide thought-provoking overviews of critical thinking at the cutting edge...read more
By Julian Wolfreys (editor)

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9780748695294 | 2 edition (Edinburgh Univ Pr, April 1, 2015), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Provides a wide-ranging guide to current directions in literary criticism This new and revised edition provides 14 chapters introducing new modes of 'hybrid' criticism which have emerged in the twenty-first century.

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Product Description: Following a scene-setting Introduction which reflects on the state of 'theory' today, the 11 chapters in this volume introduce new areas of critical thinking which go beyond the standard 'isms': Literary Reading in a Digital Age; Critical Making in the Digital Humanities; Thing Theory; Memory Work and Criticism; Body, Objects, Technology; Criticism and 'The Animal'; Multimodality and Linguistic Approaches to Literary Study; Critical and Creative Practice: Conditions for Success in the Writing Workshop; Affect Theory; Spectrality; Critical Climate Change...read more
By Julian Wolfreys (editor)

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9780748699667 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, February 1, 2018, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Following a scene-setting Introduction which reflects on the state of 'theory' today, the 11 chapters in this volume introduce new areas of critical thinking which go beyond the standard 'isms': Literary Reading in a Digital Age; Critical Making in the Digital Humanities; Thing Theory; Memory Work and Criticism; Body, Objects, Technology; Criticism and 'The Animal'; Multimodality and Linguistic Approaches to Literary Study; Critical and Creative Practice: Conditions for Success in the Writing Workshop; Affect Theory; Spectrality; Critical Climate Change.

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9780748699643 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, February 1, 2018, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Following a scene-setting Introduction which reflects on the state of 'theory' today, the 11 chapters in this volume introduce new areas of critical thinking which go beyond the standard 'isms': Literary Reading in a Digital Age; Critical Making in the Digital Humanities; Thing Theory; Memory Work and Criticism; Body, Objects, Technology; Criticism and 'The Animal'; Multimodality and Linguistic Approaches to Literary Study; Critical and Creative Practice: Conditions for Success in the Writing Workshop; Affect Theory; Spectrality; Critical Climate Change.

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Product Description: Silent Music is a 'theoretical' novel that explores through its narrative and the central analogy between love and music, several themes now common to literary theory and interdisciplinary studies working at the intersection of memory studies, psychoanalysis, philosophy, historiography, rhetoric and poststructuralism...read more

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9781909470415 | Triarchy Pr, October 21, 2014, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Silent Music is a 'theoretical' novel that explores through its narrative and the central analogy between love and music, several themes now common to literary theory and interdisciplinary studies working at the intersection of memory studies, psychoanalysis, philosophy, historiography, rhetoric and poststructuralism.
9781481927161 | Createspace Independent Pub, January 7, 2013, cover price $12.99

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Product Description: A collection of 30 short poems, accompanied by photographs, Mapping Memory traces imaginary pathways across the Isle of Wight, over several decades. Together with its sister cycle, After the Ball, through word and image Mapping Memory invents what Thomas Hardy called a 'partly dream, partly real' country...read more

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9781497458277 | Createspace Independent Pub, April 4, 2014, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: A collection of 30 short poems, accompanied by photographs, Mapping Memory traces imaginary pathways across the Isle of Wight, over several decades.

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Product Description: Key Concepts in Literary Theory presents the student of literary and critical studies with a broad range of accessible, precise and authoritative definitions of the most significant terms and concepts currently used in psychoanalytic, poststructuralist, Marxist, feminist, and postcolonial literary studies...read more

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9780748668397 | 3 edition (Edinburgh Univ Pr, February 28, 2014), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Key Concepts in Literary Theory presents the student of literary and critical studies with a broad range of accessible, precise and authoritative definitions of the most significant terms and concepts currently used in psychoanalytic, poststructuralist, Marxist, feminist, and postcolonial literary studies.

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Product Description: Jacques Derrida has argued about the difference between literature and theory that despite its institutional status, part of its ‘institution' is the right of literature to say anything. Literature cannot be defined as such, and as soon as one seeks to produce a reading of the literary, complications arise...read more

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9781441161529 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, April 23, 2010, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Jacques Derrida has argued about the difference between literature and theory that despite its institutional status, part of its ‘institution' is the right of literature to say anything.

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9780155002036, titled "Write to Learn" | Holt Rinehart & Winston, January 1, 1993, cover price $36.95 | also contains Write to Learn | About this edition: Offers step-by-step instructions for developing effective writing skills.

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Product Description: Jacques Derrida has argued about the difference between literature and theory that despite its institutional status, part of its 'institution' is the right of literature to say anything. Literature cannot be defined as such, and as soon as one seeks to produce a reading of the literary, complications arise...read more

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9781441123244, titled "Literature, in Theory: Tropes, Subjectivities, Responses & Responsibilities" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, April 23, 2010, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Jacques Derrida has argued about the difference between literature and theory that despite its institutional status, part of its 'institution' is the right of literature to say anything.

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Product Description: What does it mean to study English Literature? Have can you navigate and get the most from your degree? The English Literature Companion is your comprehensive introduction to, and exploration of, the discipline of English and Literary Studies...read more

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9780230008137 | 1 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, December 15, 2010), cover price $37.00 | About this edition: What does it mean to study English Literature?

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Product Description: No other major author of the nineteenth century has arguably produced as much critical activity as Thomas Hardy. This timely addition to the Critical Issues series explores the various philosophical views of critics, with close textual analysis of Hardy's novels and with reference to his poetry...read more

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9780333922491 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 10, 2009, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: No other major author of the nineteenth century has arguably produced as much critical activity as Thomas Hardy.

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9780333922507 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 10, 2009, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: No other major author of the nineteenth century has arguably produced as much critical activity as Thomas Hardy.

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Julian Wolfreys introduces students to the central concept of transgression, showing how to interpret the concept from a number of theoretical standpoints. He demonstrates how texts from different cultural and historical periods can be read to examine the workings of "transgression" and the way in which it has changed over time.
By Julian Wolfreys (editor)

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9780333752753 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 15, 2008, cover price $112.00

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9780333752760 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 15, 2008, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Julian Wolfreys introduces students to the central concept of transgression, showing how to interpret the concept from a number of theoretical standpoints.

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Product Description: Imagine this for yourself, someone comes to you, a little familiar perhaps though not entirely so, and, out of the blue, asks or rather demands of you: - tell me about love. How do you respond? Do you tell a story, do you remark 'this is impossible', or do you suggest the possibility of a correspondence between yourself and this unexpected other? Speaking of phantasms then, of the demands of memory, the call of mnemosyne, and what the other causes to appear, we seek to orientate ourselves around the contours of the impossible, that which we call love, remaining as a third and invisible presence which seeks to record and give form to an imagined dialogue...read more

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9780955625923 | Lightning Source Inc, December 30, 2007, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Imagine this for yourself, someone comes to you, a little familiar perhaps though not entirely so, and, out of the blue, asks or rather demands of you: - tell me about love.

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Product Description: Dickens to Hardy, 1837-1884 charts the transitions of particular Victorian literary and cultural concerns across nearly fifty years of the Nineteenth century. With each chapter focusing on readings of particular novels, Julian Wolfreys questions how the Victorian middle classes identified themselves in their modernity and discusses how literature mediated the construction of identities through notions of cultural memory...read more

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9780333696224 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 18, 2007, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: Dickens to Hardy, 1837-1884 charts the transitions of particular Victorian literary and cultural concerns across nearly fifty years of the Nineteenth century.

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9780333696231 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 18, 2007, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: This authoritative survey examines how the Victorian middle-classes perceived themselves, through analyses of the literature of the period.

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Product Description: Continuum's Guides for the Perplexed are clear, concise and accessible introductions to thinkers, writers and subjects that students and readers can find especially challenging. Concentrating specifically on what it is that makes the subject difficult to grasp, these books explain and explore key themes and ideas, guiding the reader towards a thorough understanding of demanding material...read more

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9780826486004 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, July 9, 2007, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Continuum's Guides for the Perplexed are clear, concise and accessible introductions to thinkers, writers and subjects that students and readers can find especially challenging.

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9780826486011 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, July 9, 2007, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Continuum's Guides for the Perplexed are clear, concise and accessible introductions to thinkers, writers and subjects that students and readers can find especially challenging.

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Product Description: This book stages a series of interventions and inventions of urban space between 1880 and 1930 in key literary texts of the period. Making sharp distinctions between modernity and modernism, the volume reassesses the city as a series of singular sites irreducible to stable identities, concluding with an extended reading of The Waste Land ...read more

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9780230008953 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 4, 2007, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: This book stages a series of interventions and inventions of urban space between 1880 and 1930 in key literary texts of the period.

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Product Description: The Old Story, with a Difference: Pickwick’s Vision explores in radically different ways from most approaches to nineteenth-century studies the tropes and metaphors of vision in Dickens’ first novel, The Pickwick Papers. Julian Wolfreys provides a close reading of Dickens’ Pickwick Papers and argues that this novel is an exemplary text for the re-consideration of concepts such as literature, history, the novel, and the whole notion of Victorian studies...read more

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9780814210215, titled "The Old Story, With a Difference: Pickwick's Vision" | Ohio State Univ Pr, June 30, 2006, cover price $119.95 | About this edition: The Old Story, with a Difference: Pickwick’s Vision explores in radically different ways from most approaches to nineteenth-century studies the tropes and metaphors of vision in Dickens’ first novel, The Pickwick Papers.
9780814290989, titled "Old Story With a Difference: Pickwick's Vision" | Cdr edition (Ohio State Univ Pr, May 8, 2006), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The Old Story, with a Difference: Pickwick’s Vision explores in radically different ways from most approaches to nineteenth-century studies the tropes and metaphors of vision in Dickens’ first novel, The Pickwick Papers.

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9780814251492 | Ohio State Univ Pr, May 8, 2006, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: The Old Story, with a Difference: Pickwick’s Vision explores in radically different ways from most approaches to nineteenth-century studies the tropes and metaphors of vision in Dickens’ first novel, The Pickwick Papers.

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Product Description: Modern European Criticism and Theory offers the reader a comprehensive critical overview of the widespread and profound contest of ideas within European 'theory'. The book focuses primarily on the thought of major voices in poetics, philosophy, linguistics, and psychoanalysis, as well as in literary and cultural studies from the Enlightenment to the present day...read more
By Julian Wolfreys (editor)

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9780748624492 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, April 21, 2006, cover price $51.95 | About this edition: Modern European Criticism and Theory offers the reader a comprehensive critical overview of the widespread and profound contest of ideas within European 'theory'.

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Product Description: Modern North American Criticism and Theory presents the reader with a comprehensive and critical introduction to the development and institutionalization of literary and cultural studies throughout the twentieth century and at the beginning of the twenty-first...read more
By Julian Wolfreys (editor)

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9780748624515 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, April 21, 2006, cover price $43.95 | About this edition: Modern North American Criticism and Theory presents the reader with a comprehensive and critical introduction to the development and institutionalization of literary and cultural studies throughout the twentieth century and at the beginning of the twenty-first.

By Julian Wolfreys (editor)

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9780826414144 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, July 30, 2004, cover price $135.00

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9780826418517, titled "The Continuum Encyclopedia of Modern Criticism And Theory" | Continuum Intl Pub Group, March 15, 2006, cover price $34.95

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Product Description: This anthology exhibits the diversity, inventiveness, and intellectual energy of the writings of J. Hillis Miller, the most significant North American literary critic of the twentieth century. From the 1950s onward, Miller has made invaluable contributions to our understanding of the practice and theory of literary criticism, the ethics and responsibilities of teaching and reading, and the role of literature in the modern world...read more
By Julian Wolfreys (editor)

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9780804750554 | Stanford Univ Pr, February 28, 2005, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: This anthology exhibits the diversity, inventiveness, and intellectual energy of the writings of J.

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9780804750561 | Stanford Univ Pr, February 3, 2005, cover price $6.00 | About this edition: This anthology exhibits the diversity, inventiveness, and intellectual energy of the writings of J.
9780748619924 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, December 7, 2004, cover price $49.45 | About this edition: An indispensable overview and introduction to the work of J.

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Product Description: Succeeding Julian Wolfrey's successful Writing London (1998), this second volume extends Wolfrey's original argument that a new urban sensibility in the nineteenth century had been developed which established new ways of writing about and responding to the city...read more

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9780333914298 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 29, 2004, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Succeeding Julian Wolfrey's successful Writing London (1998), this second volume extends Wolfrey's original argument that a new urban sensibility in the nineteenth century had been developed which established new ways of writing about and responding to the city.

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Product Description: In Occasional Deconstructions, Julian Wolfreys challenges the notion that deconstruction is a critical methodology, offering instead a number of reintroductions or reorientations to the texts of Jacques Derrida and the idea or possibility of deconstructions...read more

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9780791462256 | State Univ of New York Pr, October 7, 2004, cover price $81.50 | About this edition: In Occasional Deconstructions, Julian Wolfreys challenges the notion that deconstruction is a critical methodology, offering instead a number of reintroductions or reorientations to the texts of Jacques Derrida and the idea or possibility of deconstructions.

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9780791462263 | State Univ of New York Pr, October 7, 2004, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: In Occasional Deconstructions, Julian Wolfreys challenges the notion that deconstruction is a critical methodology, offering instead a number of reintroductions or reorientations to the texts of Jacques Derrida and the idea or possibility of deconstructions.

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