Time in Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Craig Bourne
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-19 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

What can we learn about the world from engaging with fictional time-series? What should we make of stories involving time travellers who change the past, recurr
Shapes of Time in British Twenty-First Century Quantum Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: Sonia Front
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-04 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

This book addresses the notion of time and temporality and its various conceptualizations in the theories of the new physics, utilized as a thematic and formal
Desire and Time in Modern English Fiction: 1919-2017
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Richard Dellamora
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-04 - Publisher: Routledge

Beginning with Somerset Maugham’s innovative, sexually dissident South Seas novel and tales and Alfred Hitchcock’s gay-inflected revisiting of the Jack the
Dramatizing Time in Twentieth-Century Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: William Vesterman
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-17 - Publisher: Routledge

How have twentieth-century writers used techniques in fiction to communicate the human experience of time? Dramatizing Time in Twentieth-Century Fiction explore
Postmodern Time and Space in Fiction and Theory
Language: en
Pages: 167
Authors: Michael Kane
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-14 - Publisher: Springer Nature

Postmodern Time and Space in Fiction and Theory seeks to place the contemporary transformation of notions of space and time, often attributed to the technologie
Law, Fiction and Activism in a Time of Climate Change
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Nicole Rogers
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-14 - Publisher: Routledge

The book examines the narratives of climate change which have developed and which are currently evolving in three areas: law, fiction and activism. Narratives o
Jane Austen and the Fiction of her Time
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Mary Waldron
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-06-14 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book presents Jane Austen as a radical innovator. It explores the nature of her confrontation with the popular novelists of her time, and demonstrates how
Sex, Time, and Space in Contemporary Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 178
Authors: Ben Davies
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-24 - Publisher: Springer

Combining close readings of literature and theory, Sex, Time, and Space in Contemporary Fiction opens up new ways to consider the sex-time-space nexus. In an ex
Space and Time in Language and Literature
Language: en
Pages: 175
Authors: Lovorka Gruić Grmuša
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-10-02 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Space and time, their infiniteness and/or their limit(ation)s, their coding, conceptualization and the relationship between the two, have been intriguing people
Time Travel in Popular Media
Language: en
Pages: 337
Authors: Matthew Jones
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-13 - Publisher: McFarland

In recent years numerous films, television series, comic books, graphic novels and video games have featured time travel narratives, with characters jumping bac