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Édouard Glissant, philosopher Heraclitus and Hegel in the whole-world by Leupin, AlexandreTranslation of Alexandre Leupin's award-winning study of Édouard Glissant's entire work in relation to philosophy. One of the greatest writers of the late twentieth century, Édouard Glissant's body of work covers multiple genres and addresses many cogent contemporary problems, such as borders, multiculturalism, postcolonial and decolonial studies, and global humanities.
Publication Date: 2021-04-01
La Peste a la Renaissance by Brenton HobartFrench Renaissance authors, such as Clement Marot, Francois Rabelais, and Montaigne, perpetuated and developed a body of representations of the plague by combining imitation and invention, and by frequently presenting themselves as survivors of epidemics. The plague thus became a codified literary genre.
Call Number: PQ239.H625 2020
Publication Date: 2020-09-02
Reverberations of Revolution by Elizabeth Amann (Editor); Michael Boyden (Editor)A broad, comparative and trans-Atlantic approach to the Age of Revolutions Cutting across disciplines and linguistic borders, this book explores the dissemination and transformation of revolutionary ideas in the period between the mid-eighteenth century and the revolutions of 1848. In addition to revolutionary movements in Europe and the United States, it deals with the international impact of the Haitian Revolution. The chapters in the book adopt transnational approaches to revolution to show how political uprisings often reverberated far beyond the borders of the states directly affected - in the form of narratives, metaphors, translations, letters, pamphlets and dialogues, as well as physical objects.
Publication Date: 2021-06-30
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The collection for French language and literature is housed mainly at the Alexander Library. The materials on women and gender issues in France and in Francophone nations is located in the Douglass Library, as is the media collection.