The Selected Book Reviews of Marjorie Perloff, 1995-2017
By Marjorie Perloff
Edited by David Jonathan Bayot
$75.00 Hardcover 978-0-8263-6052-6 November 2019
Circling the Canon, Volume II focuses on the second half of Marjorie Perloff's prolific career, showcasing reviews from 1995 through her 2017 reconsiderations of Jonathan Culler’s theory of the lyric and William Empson’s classic Seven Types of Ambiguity.
This work traces how Gothic imagination from the literature and culture of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Europe and twentieth-century US and European film has impacted Latin American literature and film culture.
These letters, published in Spanish in 2010 and now translated for the first time into English, provide insight into Gabriela Mistral's work as a poet and illuminate her perspectives on politics, especially war and human rights.
Indian, Mexican, and Anglo Women in Print Culture, 1850–1950
By Amanda J. Zink
$75.00 Hardcover 978-0-8263-5918-6 June 2018
This work provides a compelling explanation of something that has bedeviled a number of feminist scholars: Why did popular authors like Edna Ferber continue to write conventional fiction while living lives that were far from conventional?