By Alexander Beecroft
A important research of worldwide literature via history.
What constitutes a nation’s literature? How do literatures of alternative international locations have interaction with each other? during this groundbreaking examine, Alexander Beecroft develops a brand new frame of mind approximately international literature. Drawing on a sequence of examples and case reviews, the publication levels from historic epic to the modern fiction of Roberto Bolaño and Amitav Ghosh. relocating throughout literary ecologies of various sizes, from small societies to the planet as an entire, the environments within which literary texts are produced and circulated, An Ecology of global Literature places in discussion scholarly views on historical and glossy, western and non-western texts, navigating literary examine into new and uncharted territory.
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An Ecology of World Literature: From Antiquity to the Present Day by Alexander Beecroft