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By Pramod K. Nayar

ISBN-10: 0415840015

ISBN-13: 9780415840019

ISBN-10: 0415840023

ISBN-13: 9780415840026

The Transnational in English Literature examines English literary background via its transnational engagements and argues that each interval of English Literature might be tested via its worldwide relatives. English id and nationhood is for this reason outlined via its negotiation with different areas and cultures.


The first e-book to examine everything of English literature via a transnational lens, Pramod Nayar:



  • Maps the discourses that represent the worldwide in all ages, from the Early sleek to the 20th century

  • Offers readings of consultant texts in poetry, fiction, essay and drama, protecting a number of genres equivalent to Early glossy tragedy, the journey novel, the narrative poem, Gothic and utopian fiction

  • Examines significant authors together with Shakespeare, Defoe, Behn, speedy, Coleridge, Wordsworth, Austen, Mary Shelley, the Brontës, Doyle, Ballantyne, Orwell, Conrad, Kipling, Forster

  • Looks at topics reminiscent of commute and discovery, exoticism, mercantilism, commodities, the civilisational project and the multiculturalization of England.

Useful for college students and teachers alike this ebook deals a entire survey of the English canon wondering and analysing the transnational and worldwide engagements of English literature.

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