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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
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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.
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.
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
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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.
Letter from Occupied Portland - Volume II/Two
Price: Free! Words: 100,680. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Semiotics & Theory
Letter from Occupied Portland - Volume II/Two
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.
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.
ЧЖУАН-ЦЗЫ
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,070. Language: Russian. Published: April 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Taoist, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Asian / Chinese
Литературно-философский труд «Чжуан-цзы» -- второй даосский трактат после «Лао-цзы» или «Дао-Дэ Цзин». Условно говоря, если содержание «Лао-цзы» принять за Абстракцию, Дао (道), то «Чжуан-цзы» есть житейское описание этой Абстракции, обозначенное термином Дэ (德). Таким образом, становится понятным реальное значение термина Дао-Дэ, как методики реализации абстрактного содержания в конкретных формах.
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.
The Inklings and King Arthur: J.R.R. Tolkien, Charles Williams, C.S. Lewis, & Owen Barfield on the Matter of Britain
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 284,770. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2018 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Although studies of the “Oxford Inklings” abound, none has yet examined their great body of Arthurian work. Yet each of these major writers tackled serious and relevant questions about government, gender, violence, imperialism, secularism, and spirituality through their stories of the Quest for the Holy Grail. This rigorous and sophisticated volume studies does so for the first time.
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.
The Once and Future Queen: Guinevere in Arthurian Legend
Price: $7.99 $2.00 USD. (75% off!) Words: 64,810. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Feminist, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Guinevere’s journey from literary sinner to feminist icon took over one thousand years…and it’s not over yet. By examining popular works of more than 20 authors over the last one thousand years, The Once and Future Queen shows how Guinevere reflects attitudes toward women during the time in which her story was written, changing to suit the expectations of her audience.
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...
A Cafe in Space: The Anais Nin Literary Journal, Anthology 2003-2018
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 147,530. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2019 by Sky Blue Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Women Authors, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A representative collection of work from the 15 annual issues of the only literary journal dedicated to diarist/novelist Anais Nin and her contemporaries.
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: Text and Critical Introduction
Series: Text and Critical Introduction, Book 3. Price: $8.00 $6.00 USD. (25% off!) Words: 75,080. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Medieval, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Want to get to grips with the Middle English in the beautiful poem 'Sir Gawain and the Green Knight', understand the historical setting, the structure of the poem, and much more... The author’s aim is to meet the needs of students up to undergraduate level, their teachers, and the general reader so that one of the great works of world literature can be enjoyed.
Interzone #272 (September-October 2017)
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine, Issue #272. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,460. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
The September–October issue of Britain's longest running science fiction and fantasy magazine contains new long and short stories by Aliya Whiteley, Paul Jessup, T.R. Interzone 272 contains new sf by Erica L. Satifka, Aliya Whiteley, T.R. Napper, and Paul Jessup. Features include a personal recollection of Brian Aldiss by Andy Hedgecock, Nina Allan on Post-SF, book and film reviews, interviews.
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.
Faint Praise: The Plight of Book Reviewing in America
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off!) Words: 62,240. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
Faint Praise, published in 2007, remains the only book to provide an in-depth analysis of traditional book reviewing in America. Exploring issues from publicity to bias, contrasting traditional reviewing with new alternatives, and weighing the inherent difficulties of reviewing against unacceptable practices, the book helps readers and authors to understand the field, and reviewers to improve it.
The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald: A Critical Introduction
Series: Crtical Introduction, Book 4. Price: $7.00 $5.25 USD. (25% off!) Words: 83,040. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / General
This Critical Introduction explores the main themes, characters and symbols of "The Great Gatsby"; the quest for a new life, the preoccupation with one's place in society, the desire for riches and the greatest dream of all human beings. In doing so it offers an interpretation which, unlike most analyses of this American Masterpiece, places Nick as the focus of Fitzgerald’s attention.
Past Masters
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off!) Words: 126,370. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
Past Masters and Other Bookish Natterings collects some of the very best of Bud Webster's columns and author profiles drawn from a broad knowledge of the field of literary science fiction and fantasy. Bud is the final word on genre scholarship, and that has never been more evident than in this collection.