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Literature and film in the historical dimension

selected papers from the Fifteenth Annual Florida State University Conference on Literature and Film

by Florida State University Conference on Literature and Film (15th 1990)

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Published by University Press of Florida in Gainesville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature and history -- Congresses.,
  • History in literature -- Congresses.,
  • Motion pictures and history -- Congresses.,
  • Historical films -- History and criticism -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by John D. Simons.
    ContributionsSimons, John D.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN50 .F57 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination186 p. ;
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1424455M
    ISBN 100813012856
    LC Control Number93035012

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    An Introduction to Literary Studies provides the beginner with an accessible and comprehensive survey of literature. Systematically taking in theory, genre and literary history, Klarer provides easy-to-understand descriptions of a variety of approaches to texts. This invaluable guide includes sections on: •fiction • poetry •drama •film Cited by:   Lost Causes: Historical Consciousness in Victorian Literature. By Jason B. Jones. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, xii + pages. Lost Causes is a book that delights in the intricacies and complexities of Victorian ideas of history and concerns about the feasibility of representing historical process.


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Movies based on literary works, while often billed as adaptations, are more correctly termed translations.2/5(3). The Indian Partition in Literature and Films: History, Politics, and how literary texts have filled in the lack of the ‘human dimension’ in Partition histories.

The book goes on to highlight how the memory of the Partition is preserved, and how the creative arts’ relation to public memory and its place within the public sphere has Author: Rini Bhattacharya Mehta, Debali Mookerjea-Leonard. Florida State University Conference on Literature and Film (15th: ).

Literature and film in the historical dimension. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors.

THE DIMENSION OF LITERARY MERIT One aspect of any piece of literature is the relative degree of merit it has from an aesthetic point of view. If we think of the extremes of literature, it is obvious that there is a better and a worse. For example, the comic book or the cheap juvenile series is a kind of literature, to.

Theory and History of Literature () is a landmark event in twentieth-century critical thought. Intended to stimulate research and encourage interdisciplinary dialogue, as well as to introduce prominent European theorists to the American academy, this book series is internationally renowned for its foundational literary scholarship.

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The author adapts methods from literary analysis and visual art in order to decipher an inscrutable fragment from the archive of Greek Egyptian novelist Stratis Tsirkas (–): a hastily written something on a film flyer advertising the screening of two Hollywood movies at the Ciné de Paris theater in Cairo.

Historical novel, a novel that has as its setting a period of history and that attempts to convey the spirit, manners, and social conditions of a past age with realistic detail and fidelity (which is in some cases only apparent fidelity) to historical fact. The work may deal with actual historical personages, as does Robert Graves’s I, Claudius (), or it may contain a mixture of.

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The first purposes of every such book must be to outline the development of the literature with due regard to national life, and to give appreciative interpretation of the work of the most. Literature, the Humanities, and Humanity attempts to make the study of literature more than simply another school subject that students have to take.

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