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by Bruce King

Author: Bruce King
Subcategory: History & Criticism
Language: English
Publisher: Routledge Kegan & Paul; New edition edition (January 1, 1986)
Pages: 225 pages
Category: Fiction and Literature
Rating: 4.6
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Dr. King has also held numerous visiting professorship, including at the University of Paris III (France), the University of Stirling (Scotland), Ben Gurion University of the Negev (Israel), the University of Paris VII (France), the University of Angers (France) and the University of Beyreuth (Germany). In 1979 he was appointed Professor of English at the University of Canterbury (New Zealand), and then in 1983 he accepted the appointment as the Albert S. Johnson Professor of Literature at the University of North Alabama.

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It is strong in all the conventional categories of the bookseller’s list: in Shakespeare it has a dramatist of world renown; in poetry, a genre notoriously resistant to adequate translation and therefore difficult to compare with the poetry of other literatures, it is so peculiarly rich as to merit inclusion in the front rank; English literature’s humour has been found as.

From New National to World English Literature offers a personal perspective on the evolution of a major cultural movement that began with . by Bruce King,Janet Wilson,Chris Ringrose.

From New National to World English Literature offers a personal perspective on the evolution of a major cultural movement that began with decolonization, continued with the assertion of African, West Indian, Commonwealth, and other literatures, and has evolved through postcolonial to world or international English literature. Bruce King’s extensive Introduction discusses the personalities, writers, issues, and contexts of what he considers the most important change in culture since Modernism.

By the end of the 19th century, no book in English literary history had .

Crusoe’s world-famous novel is a complex literary confection, and it’s irresistible. 3. Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift (1726). A satirical masterpiece that’s never been out of print, Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s Travels comes third in our list of the best novels written in English. Tom Jones is a classic English novel that captures the spirit of its age and whose famous characters have come to represent Augustan society in all its loquacious, turbulent, comic variety. 6. The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman by Laurence Sterne (1759).

Peter Nazareth, World Literature Today . .'Bruce King maps uncharted territory,.King provides us with a detailed history of publication of poetry in English in India . King surveys, judges, informs, and provokes. Peter Nazareth, World Literature Today a significant book. is King's analysis of individual poems. Journal of Indian Writing in English.

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