Nonfiction » Literary criticism

Sub-categories: Books & Reading | Poetry | Short Stories | Science Fiction & Fantasy | American / General | Women Authors | European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh | Drama | Asian / General | African | Russian & Former Soviet Union | Reference | All sub-categories >>
James Joyce Reincarnated: The WordGuru, Glen Kealey
Price: Free! Words: 29,900. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
(5.00 from 1 review)
In Canada there lives a most interesting man whose creativity, radical use of language, strange themes and wide range of thought are comparable only to James Joyce in his late period. But what is the difference and the value of Joyce having been a playful, literary author rather than a serious, deadpan guru? This study investigates.
Why The Hell Should I? A Dyslexic Perspective on Creative Writing: Critical Reflection & Barriers to Participation
Price: Free! Words: 106,630. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017 by Brittunculi Records & Books UK. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Reference, Essay » Author profile
(5.00 from 1 review)
This work is completed as it stands as an author based biographical case study. It is a critical reflection on barriers to participation, or more simply put: a dyslexic perspective on creative writing. It is presented as a genuine insight into my world as a dyslexic creative writer. It is also a reflective journal of my life and its impacts on my writing. By Briish singer/songwriter: J R P Taylor.
Illuminati :A Transnational Journal of Literature, Language and Culture Studies - VI
Price: Free! Words: 60,520. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Asian / General
VI : Literature of the New Millennium Literature of New Millennium, containing articles of academic criticism that explore the various issues, questions and debates raised by the contemporary literature.
When Publishers Stalked The Earth
Price: Free! Words: 23,500. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tales of San Francisco poetry publishers in the 1990s and beyond by performance-poet Mel C. Thompson. Instead of just publishing another volume of poetry, the author tells stories of the publishers he knew in the golden age of print media. In between the stories, the author includes the poems of his that these publishers printed.
Very Long Nights
Price: Free! Words: 159,790. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
A collection of essays of literary criticism.
Palavras Soltas ao Vento - Crônicas, Contos e Memórias
Price: Free! Words: 24,040. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Short Stories
Este livro é uma pequena coletânea de crônicas, textos e contos que eu escrevi nos últimos anos. Todo o conteúdo diz muito sobre cada momento meu, angústias, descobertas, medos, alegrias e buscas. Todos eles são a minha forma, não de ensinar, mas de aprender.
The Sonorous World Of Dante's Commedia
Price: Free! Words: 27,650. Language: British English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Medieval
This work investigates exhaustively the musical references in Dante's Commedia. It is a critical survey of their literal and symbolical significance within Dante's narrative. This investigation of the sonorous references in the Commedia has taken into account a historical-musical perspective, as is applied by musicians and musicologists specialized in Early Music.
História da Literatura de Mato Grosso: Século XX
Price: Free! Words: 98,490. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Caribbean & Latin American
Este livro apresenta uma historiografia da produção literária mato-grossense, identificando as especificidades da literatura produzida em Mato Grosso, autores e obras representativas.
Heyer Society - Essays on the Literary Genius of Georgette Heyer
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 58,340. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2018 by Overlord Publishing. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Women Authors
Featuring contributions from renowned Heyer biographer Jennifer Kloester, heading up a talented team of Heyer devotees, this far-ranging and thought-provoking collection considers topics as diverse as intimacy, privilege, historical accuracy and contemporary analysis, along with looks at Heyer's influences, and the many writers – and readers – she continues to influence worldwide.
Dragon Ball Cultura Volumen 1: Origen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: Spanish. Published: March 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Comics & Graphic Novels
Edición en español de Dragon Ball Culture Contempla Dragon Ball con nuevos ojos. Este libro se erige como tu guía cultural de Dragon Ball, la serie manga y anime más reconocida del mundo. En el volumen 1 te adentrarás en la mente de Akira Toriyama y descubrirás el origen de Dragon Ball.
То был мой театр
Price: Free! Words: 57,800. Language: Russian. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Drama
Это - книга, написанная "в стол" в 1984-85 гг. без надежд на скорое издание. Книга - о Театре на Таганке и о времени, не столь уж далёком, с его приметами и привязанностями, верой и безверием. Это - книга любви к тем, кому она посвящена, и книга грусти, причины для которой "очень даже есть", как пел Владимир Высоцкий. Автор книги - журналист, поэт и, по его словам, человек, "отравленный" Таганкой.
Cuento sobre cuento
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,250. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
El cuento es quizá uno de los géneros literarios con mayor aceptación por el público en general por la brevedad y contundencia en las historias. No es fortuito que grandes plumas lo hayan cultivado. Cuento sobre cuento lleva al lector a un recorrido en torno a este género, con cuentos de gran manufactura y calidad literaria que lo remitirán a lo esencial de la prosa breve.
The Rebirth of Rapunzel: A Mythic Biography of the Maiden in the Tower
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,240. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 6, 2017 by Tehani Wessely. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Fairy tales & fables, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
Exploring the Rapunzel fairy tale throughout history. Includes research-based exegesis, original translations, poems and articles related to the work.
Reading Heyer: The Black Moth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,420. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2018 by Overlord Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Gothic & Romance
Taking the scenic route through Georgette Heyer's masterful debut
Agatha Christie's Golden Age
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 166,480. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Mystery & Detective
This book provides the first comprehensive definition of the puzzle elements in Agatha Christie’s novels, proposing the idea that murder stories can be deconstructed into three puzzle elements – Solution, Plot and Clues.
Gambling on Magic
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 116,960. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Drama
Gambling on Magic is set in Bangkok where life is more than good for Joey Balfour, ex-patriot gambling king, former TV personality, and the current owner of the mysterious and exotic Feng Shui Flower Shop in downtown Bangkok. Then ex-chief of security arrives in Bangkok to reopen an old unsolved Las Vegas casino theft...
The Dramatic Concepts of Antonin Artaud
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 59,820. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2017 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Drama, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / French
Antonin Artaud (1896-1948) inaugurated the Theater of Cruelty, a dramatic movement that has had a profound influence on avant-garde theater in Europe and the U.S. The movement is exemplified by the Peter Brook production of Marat-Sade. This book was the first to analyze Artaud's theories, their sources, and the extent to which he implemented them in his own plays. New Foreword by Peter Thompson.
Koreni nacionalne mržnje na Balkanu
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,170. Language: Serbian. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / Eastern
Nacionalizam i mržnja koji su se razvili među dojučerašnjim komšijama koji su živeli u bratsvu i jedinstvu imaju veoma duboke korene. Neki od njih su kulturni, neki su rezultat različitog razvoja susednih republika pod tuđim imperijama, a neki su pothranjivani u književnim delima i rodoljubivoj lirici u kojoj su komšije predstavljane kao bezdušni krvoloci.
Rejected Essays and Buried Thoughts
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 95,890. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Most writers have pieces that went wrong somewhere in the process and never saw the light of day, or material that disappeared. This is my collection, some rejects, some conference papers that never got written up due to time constraints or lack of a suitable venue, and several that were published before online publication.
A Cafe in Space: The Anais Nin Literary Journal, Volume 15
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,320. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018 by Sky Blue Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Women Authors, Essay » Literature
The final volume, which includes excerpts from Anais Nin's unpublished diary; correspondence with Nin by Rupert Pole; essays on Nin, Henry Miller, Lawrence Durrell, and other important figures in Nin's circle, interviews, memoirs, book reviews, poetry, short fiction and an index to all 15 volumes.