b'46 CRITICAL INSIGHTS: THEMESLiteratureFeminism NEW!Feminism has had, perhaps, the greatest impact of any relatively recent approach to literary theory. It has not only helped create or revive interest in many previously little-known or much-neglected authors but has LITERATUREalso raised key issues about genderissues that have influenced numerous other approaches, such as multiculturalism and LGBTQ studies. This volume offers deliberately diverse approaches to women writers, women-centered texts, and feminist methods of interpretation.September 2020 | Print ISBN: 978-1-64265-663-3|Library Price: $105NEW!Flash FictionA thoughtful collection that will engage. ARBAThis first-of-its-kind volume on flash fictionprose of no more than 1,000 wordstracks the development CRITICAL INSIGHTS: THEMESand critical context of this international literary genre. Essays look at both prominent forebearers and current CRITICAL BEST SELLER! Gender, Sex & Sexuality practitioners including Kate Chopin, Franz Kafka, Julio Cortazar, Amy Hempel, and Lydia Davis.INSIGHTS CritiCalBreen inSiGhtS April 2017 | Print ISBN: 978-1-68217-270-4 | Library Price: $105Mtudies at the US een is a professor of English and he specializWes in Lomens,GGBT literaturender, and Se and, morexuality eGender, Sexbr argaret Sonser Bnivrersity of Connecticut. SDesir eserts of the Heart (2009). er publications include Narratives of Queer oadlye: D, gender and sexuality studies. H Among the essays in this v hakespear: Gender and Jewishness in Anzia Yesierskas& Sexuality Gender, Sex & SexualityA Queer Time for Sex in Molume:attheew Les Macbethwis The M, Greg Colon Sonk, Lisa BemenzalansettUnsexing Gender in Sfor a Parersoncus Edited by Margaret Sonser BreenMBaking Hread Giverself ers, Lisa Muthorship and Authority, Frederick S. Roden with WJoseph J. Priting Gender: AortanovaSo much great literature centers on explorations of gender, sex, and sexuality. What does it mean to be a proper man or woman; what if one cannot be properly called either? Should one wield ones sexual power politically? What is the relation between law, divine or secular, and sexuality? These are just some of the BEST SELLER! BEST SELLER! questions that this volume examines through an analysis of a wide range of texts. August 2014 | Print ISBN: 978-1-61925-403-9 | Library Price: $105 P S ParleeSmSHwaock Uennsiavecrks 9N60l7a6z00T ityJ8-050 a1, Suite 310PFahxo:n 2e0: 12-0916-8-0511Good & EvilFrom allegorical morality tales to cathartic horror stories to all-too-real personal narratives of unspeakable events, literature has always provided an especially powerful medium for the study of good and evil. This volume explores the theme in such works as King Lear, Maus, Jane Eyre, and the Harry Potter series.CRITICAL BEST SELLER! the Graphic novel CritiCal September 2012 | Print ISBN: 978-1-4298-3736-1 | Library Price: $105Edited bous books and ar e. ticles, and has rrofessor of Eeceived numernglish at Mous awarichigan Sds for his rtate Ue has published nivesearersitych on . HisINSIGHTS inSiGhtS The Graphic NovelHoppenstandspecialties include genr olume: raphic Nby Rich Shivener the Graphic novelnumer y Gary Hoppenstand, Pe and formula studies in ction and lm. Hpopular cultur Among the essays in this v ovar el,ed Govel, by Rikk Mulligan Edited by Gary Hoppenstand An excellent general introduction to the field. ARBA\x1ee Crime Nillers arrativBatman Re and the Goad to P, by JererditionMax Allan Collins ey JohnsonF\x1erank Me Reality/Fantasy Narrative and the G, by Jraphic NrinThis volume offers an examination and analysis of the contemporary graphic novel as literature. Specific attention is paid to the use of narrative genre in the graphic novel (e.g., superhero, crime, horror, realistic/fantastic). Articles discuss some of the most popular graphic novels, including Batman, Watchmen, The Crow, Sin City, The Walking Dead and Road to Perdition.T iv S ParleeSmS February 2014 | Print ISBN: 978-1-61925-262-2 | Library Price: $105PUnns201-968-0 az00Hwaocnkee:aecrks iNtyJP0l7560 a1, Suite 310Fahxo: 201-968-0511Greed From early works like the Epic of Gilgamesh and The Odyssey, to more recent writings by Charles Dickens, Mark Twain, F. Scott Fitzgerald, John Steinbeck, Arthur Miller, and many others, these informative essays give students a new way to study greed as a literary theme.BEST SELLER! June 2019 | Print ISBN: 978-1-64265-277-2 | Library Price: $105Harlem RenaissanceIntelligently conceived, thought-provoking essay collection. ARBAThe Harlem Renaissance represented an explosion of African American literature, drama, music, and visualart in 1920s America, with such notable figures as Langston Hughes, W.E.B. Du Bois, Zora Neale Hurston,Countee Cullen, Claude McKay, and many more leading the charge. This compilation of essays takesa closer look at this pivotal point in African American history, as well as its origins, identity, portrayal ofwomen, and rediscovered authors.October 2015 | Print ISBN: 978-1-61925-822-8 | Library Price: $105The Heros QuestOdysseus, Gilgamesh, Aeneas, even The Lord of the Rings Frodotheir stories thrill us with their adventure and classic quest themes. This volume considers the heros quest with both new and original essays that discuss works such as The Odyssey, The Aeneid, The Inferno, Gullivers Travels, Tom Jones, Moby-Dick, His Dark Materials, and Surfacing.September 2012 | Print ISBN: 978-1-4298-3737-8 | Library Price: $105 FREE eBooks are also available - visit www.salempress.com for more information All Critical Insights titles come with free online access Online AccessFREEGET ONLINE ACCESS(800) 221-1592 WITH YOUR PRINT BUY! www.salempress.com'