b'Literature CRITICAL INSIGHTS: THEMES49Pulp Fiction of the 20s and 30sFrom the end of the nineteenth century to the 1950s, pulp magazines entertained the masses with lurid adventure, Western, romance, crime, fantasy, horror, and science fiction stories. Notable publications, such as Weird Tales, also served as apprenticeships for many new writers, including H.P. Lovecraft, Robert E.LITERATUREHoward, and Clark Ashton Smith.May 2013 | Print ISBN: 978-1-4298-3827-6 | Library Price: $105RebellionAn excellent resource for any undergraduate class. ARBAThis volume explores the history, themes, styles, and forms of rebellion in literature. It focuses on defining works, especially from British and American writers such as Melville, Dickinson, Shelley, and Amis. Authors represented are diverse in gender and ethnicity as well as in their economic, spiritual, and political orientations.November 2017 | Print ISBN: 978-1-68217-557-6 | Library Price: $105RECENT CRITICAL INSIGHTS: THEMESRussias Golden AgeCombines meaningful historical and cultural contextualization with literary analysis. ARBAThe Golden Age refers to literature in nineteenth-century Russiaan unrivaled, rapidly evolving period of literary development, out of which emerged some of the most famous Russian authors in the West: Fyodor Dostoevsky, Leo Tolstoy, and Anton Chekhov. Presenting a diverse range of essays, this text considers the critical responses to these works and explores its cultural and historical contexts.January 2014 | Print ISBN: 978-1-61925-222-6 | Library Price: $105Satire Particularly useful for students new to the genre. Recommended. CHOICETop 75 Community College Resources, CHOICE, September 2020Satire is one of the oldest, most common, and most important literary genres. This volume not only explores various particular works of satire, including the classics Don Quixote, Catch-22, and Animal Farm but also examines satire as a specific kind of writing. In particular, the volume explores the purposes, tones, and reception of various satirical works and the roles that satire has played in human culture.CRITICAL BEST SELLER! BEST SELLER! February 2020 | Print ISBN: 978-1-64265-383-0 | Library Price: $105 INSIGHTS RECENTThe SlaveThe Slave Narrative Narrative Edited by Kimberly Drake This volume analyzes the more widely read slave narratives, including those by Frederick Douglass, Harriet Jacobs, and Solomon Northup, but also relatively lesser-known narratives, such as neo-slave narrative novels and slave narratives about slavery outside the United States. Individual chapters provide researchers with a wide range of approaches to the slave narrative genre, from its origins to the present day. April 2014 | Print ISBN: 978-1-61925-397-1 | Library Price: $105Social Justice and American LiteratureEssays truly provide an in-depth exploration. ARBAEssays examine the work of Richard Wright, Amy Lowell, Philip Roth, Kate Chopin, and James Baldwin among others. This volume provides an in-depth exploration of the following themes: gender and feminism; gay writers; Native American, Asian American, and Hispanic/Border writers; Appalachian writers; and socioeconomic justice. November 2017 | Print ISBN: 978-1-68217-565-1 | Library Price: $105Southern Gothic LiteratureOne of the few book-length surveys of the genre, this volume offers a collection of original essays that present Southern Gothic as a field of study within American literature. Coverage includes poetry, plays, and novels from established writers, such as Eudora Welty, Flannery OConner, Carson McCullers, and Cormac McCarthy.March 2013 | Print ISBN: 978-1-4298-3823-8 | Library Price: $105Southwestern LiteratureNovels of the American Southwest most often deal with battles between man and the desert landscape,quests of Manifest Destiny, tales of the Old West, and cross-cultural conflicts between white American settlers and Native American tribes, including the Navajo and Apache. This volume explores these and many other themes found in the works of such authors as Willa Cather, Cormac McCarthy, Larry McMurtry, and more.January 2016 | Print ISBN: 978-1-61925-842-6 | Library Price: $105 FREE Online Access All Critical Insights titles come with free online accessFREEGET ONLINE ACCESS(800) 221-1592 WITH YOUR PRINT BUY! www.salempress.com'