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New perspectives on Melville

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Published by Kent State University Press in Kent, Ohio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Melville, Herman, 1819-1891 -- Criticism and interpretation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Faith Pullin.
    ContributionsPullin, Faith.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS2387 .N48
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 314 p. ;
    Number of Pages314
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4728544M
    ISBN 100873382269
    LC Control Number78016505
    OCLC/WorldCa4036679

    Herman Melville () American author, best-known for his novels of the sea and his masterpiece Moby-Dick (), a whaling adventure dedicated to Nathaniel Hawthorne. "I have written a wicked book and feel as spotless as the lamb," Melville wrote to Hawthorne. Book Description University of Virginia Press 9/3/, Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. Eco-Man: New Perspectives on Masculinity and Nature. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller/5(6).

    For August, the German Book Office is featuring three novellas from Melville House, all translated from the German. All three are part of Melville House’s ‘Art of the Novella’ line. A German classic, Michael Kohlhaas tells the story of a sixteenth-century man who suffers injustice and takes . Buy a cheap copy of Battle-Pieces and Aspects of the War book by Herman Melville. This reprint of an volume of poems by the author of Moby Dick and Billy Budd includes four essays showing why Melville's verse with its unconventional linking Free shipping over $/5(4).

    Considers Melville in a global context, and looks at the impact of global economies and technologies on the way people read Melville; Takes account of the latest and most sophisticated scholarship, including postcolonial and feminist perspectives; Locates Melville in his cultural milieu, revising our views of his politics on race, gender and. North Charles Street Baltimore, Maryland, USA +1 () [email protected] © Project MUSE. Produced by Johns Hopkins University .


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages ; 20 cm: Contents: Melville's Typee: the failure of Eden / Faith Pullin --Mardi: creating the creative / Richard H. Brodhead --Shakespeare and Melville's America / Larzer Ziff --Melville's England / Arnold Goldman --Moby-Dick: the tale and the telling / A.

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Mariners, Renegades and Castaways: The Story of Herman Melville and the World We Live In (Reencounters with Colonialism: New Perspectives on the Americas) [James, C. R.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Mariners, Renegades and Castaways: The Story of Herman Melville and the World We Live In (Reencounters with Colonialism: New Perspectives on the Americas)Cited by: Book a stay at Marriott Melville Long Island in NY and enjoy our on-site restaurant, modern hotel rooms, indoor pool and ideal location near New perspectives on Melville book.

Marriott Hotels celebrates curiosity, creativity and new perspectives. We know that when your mind can travel, inspiration follows. Location: Walt Whitman Road. Wyn Kelley is Senior Lecturer in the Literature Faculty at author of Melville’s City: Literary and Urban Form in Nineteenth-Century New York () and A Short Guide to Herman Melville (Blackwell Publishing, ), she is also Associate Editor of the Melville Electronic Library.

Crime, Justice and the Media examines and analyzes the relationship between the media and crime, criminals and the criminal justice New perspectives on Melville book. It considers how crime and criminals have been portrayed by the media over time, applying different theoretical perspectives on the media to the way crime, criminals and justice is reported.

It focuses on a number of specific areas of crime and criminal. A section of "Whaling and Whalecraft" features prose and graphics by John B. Putnam, a sample of contemporary whaling engravings, as well as, new to this edition, an engraving of Tupai Cupa, the real-life inspiration for the character of g Melville's fascination with the fluidity of categories like savagery and civilization, the image of Tupai Cupa fittingly introduces "Before 5/5(1).

TY - BOOK. T1 - Urban Health: Global Perspectives. AU - Boufford, Jo Ivey Melville. AU - Vlahov, David. AU - Pearson, Clarence. AU - Norris, LaurieCited by: In literary criticism the last twenty-five years have been particularly fruitful.

Since the rise of the New Criticism in the s, which focused attention of critics and readers upon the text itself — apart from history, biography, and society — there has emerged a wide variety of critical methods which have brought to literary works a rich diversity of perspectives: social, historical.

Comprehensive, nuanced, and full of timely new perspectives, what sets this book apart is the author’s attuned and sensible approach to complex political and cultural affairs.” —Jeffrey Herlihy-Mera, author of In Paris Or Paname: Hemingway’s Expatriate Nationalism.

The movie was a successful adaption of the book for it showed an aspect of the book’s interpretation and delivered with similar meaning and weight through the smart creation of characters based on a more modern age. Works Cited Nash, Charles C. “Herman Melville: A Biography; Vol., ” Library Journal 6 (): ProQuest.

Sales figures for Moby-Dick tell us that the reviews were not Melville’s lifetime, it sold 3, copies; compare this to the sales of Melville’s first book, Typee (more t copies) and its equally popular sequel, Omoo (13,).

Both of these were, at the time, regarded as popular works of solid literary merit. Moby-Dick, on the other hand, pretty much ended its author. Lesson 2 has students perform a close reading of one genre, dramatic script, in Chap to examine Melville’s characterizations of Ahab as a foil to Ishmael.

Students then analyze the shifting perspectives that this chapter provokes within the novel, and delve deeply into Melville’s complex protagonist – the multifarious character of Captain Ahab. Finally, this lesson addresses the. Herman Melville: Modernity and the Material Text sets a high critical standard for future studies of Melville’s creativity and how we read Melville’s work in light of book history.”—“In this well-researched and thoughtful book, Katie McGettigan draws on Melville’s lifelong attachment to technologies of the book—printing and type Author: Katie Mcgettigan.

Dedicated to the renowned Safavid historian Roger Savory, this book brings together a collection of studies on the Safavid state of Iran () from the perspectives of political, social, literary, and artistic history.

Savory, a doyen of Safavid studies in the s and s, was responsible. Harrison Mosher Hayford (t, Maine 1 November - d. 10 December Evanston, Illinois) was a scholar of American literature, most prominently of Herman Melville, a book-collector, and a textual taught at Northwestern University from until his retirement in He was a leading figure in the post-World War II generation of Melville scholars who mounted the Melville.

Herman Melville and the American Calling The Fiction after Moby-Dick, Oriented by the new Americanist perspective, this book constitutes a rereading of Herman Melville’s most prominent fiction after Moby at his best when connecting the theoretical perspectives to the literary and cultural narratives, shedding light on both.

Sixteen short, posthumously published essays by the late Northwestern University professor Melville Herskovitz, anthropologist and African authority (The Human Factor in Changing Africa, ), which strenuously call for ""mutual respect"" when viewing or judging different societies.

Too often, argues Herskovitz, social scientists have confused ethical criteria (which are essentially intra. I decided to celebrate this past Memorial Day by revisiting a classic American novel. I chose one of my favorite authors, Herman Melville, and his "Redburn: His First Voyage" ().

"Redburn" was Melville's fourth novel and followed upon the visionary book, "Mardi"/5. N. C. Wyeth () was widely renowned for his iconic paintings of characters such as King Arthur, Robin Hood, and Robinson Crusoe that were reproduced as illustrations for books and magazines.

The patriarch of the Wyeth family, father of Andrew Wyeth and grandfather of Jamie, his later work includes impressionist views of the Pennsylvania countryside and s modernist interpretations of.Publishing Perspectives. 10K likes. International book publishing news and opinion at lowers: 11K.Benito Cereno is a novella by Herman Melville, a fictionalized account about the revolt on a Spanish slave ship captained by Don Benito Cereno, first published in three installments in Putnam's Monthly in The tale, slightly revised, was included in his short story collection The Piazza Tales that appeared in May According to scholar Merton M.

Sealts Jr., the story is "an oblique Author: Herman Melville.