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Twayne Companion To Contemporary World Literature: From The Editors Of World Literature Today Pamela A. Genova

Twayne Companion To Contemporary World Literature: From The Editors Of World Literature Today

Pamela A. Genova

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ISBN : 9780805717006
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The Twayne Companion to Contemporary World Literature is a reference anthology of literary criticism on world literature, with a focus on the last quarter century. Twayne Publishers has collaborated with the second oldest literary journal in theMoreThe Twayne Companion to Contemporary World Literature is a reference anthology of literary criticism on world literature, with a focus on the last quarter century. Twayne Publishers has collaborated with the second oldest literary journal in the United States, World Literature Today. This title provides a synthesis of some of the worlds best writers and is of relevance to researchers in fields beyond literature, including politics, society, culture, gender studies, religion, and current events.Essay titles by major writers include: Octavio Pazs The Liberal Tradition- Elie Wiesels A Vision of the Apocalypse- Maria Vargas Llosas Social Commitment and the Latin American Writer- and J. Hillis Millers World Literature in the Age of Telecommunications.The latest trends are conveyed in critical essays which include: Erotic Glasnost: Sexuality in Recent Russian Literature- A Hundred Years of Arab Womens Writings- Slavery and the African Imagination- Avant-Garde Poetry in China- The Literary Response to the Iranian Revolution- Milan Kundera: Dialogues with Fiction- and Nadine Gordimer: Nobel Laureate in Literature.