A selected lists of new books relevant to Comparative Literature, European Literature, and Literary Theory. For a list of all new books, see the New Title Feature Lists.
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African art as philosophy : Senghor, Bergson and the idea of negritude / Souleymane Bachir Diagne ; translated by Chike Jeffers. London ; New York : Seagull Books, 2011.
An Anthology of disability literature / edited by Christy Thompson Ibrahim. Durham, NC : Carolina Academic Press, c2011.
Contemporary literature: the basics / Suman Gupta. London ; New York : Routledge, 2012.
Culture in a liquid modern world / Zygmunt Bauman ; translated (from Polish) by Lydia Bauman. Cambridge, UK ; Malden, MA: Polity in association the National Audiovisual Institute, 2011.
Fact, fiction, and form : selected essays / Ralph W. Rader ; edited by James Phelan and David H. Richter. Columbus : Ohio State University Press, c2011.
The literature of melancholia : early modern to postmodern / [edited by] Martin Middeke, Christina Wald. Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
The Noé Jitrik reader : selected essays on Latin American literature / by Noé Jitrik ; edited by Daniel Balderston ; translated by Susan Benner. Durham : Duke University Press, 2005.
The novels of Park Jiwon : translation of overlooked worlds / translation and introduction by Emanuel Pastreich. Seoul ; Seoul National University Press, 2011.
Postcolonial and feminist grotesque : texts of contemporary excess / Maria Sofia Pimentel Biscaia. Bern ; New York : Peter Lang, c2011.
Postcolonial cinema studies / edited by Sandra Ponzanesi and Marguerite Waller. Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2012.
Spaces of desire, spaces of transition : space and emotions in modern literature / Gertrud Lehnert, Stephanie Siewert, (eds.). Frankfurt am Main : Peter Lang, c2011.
Transnational French studies : postcolonialism and littérature-monde / edited by Alec G. Hargreaves, Charles Forsdick, David Murphy. Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2010.
The unrepentant Renaissance : from Petrarch to Shakespeare to Milton / Richard Strier. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2011.