Books by Publisher: Mowbray

    Shakespeare\'s Pictures: Visual Objects in the Drama

    By Keir Elam

    Hardback Save £13.54 = £66.46

    Shakespeare's Pictures is the first full-length study of visual objects in Shakespearean drama. In several plays Hamlet, The Merchant of Venice and Twelfth Night, among others pictures are brought on stage - in the form of portraits or other images - as part of the dramatic action. Shakespeare's characters show,...

    Badiou and Indifferent Being

    By William Watkin

    Paperback £18.95

    The first critical work to attempt the mammoth undertaking of reading Badiou's Being and Event as part of a sequence has often surprising, occasionally controversial results. Looking back on its publication Badiou declared: "I had inscribed my name in the history of philosophy". Later he was brave enough to admit...

    Gendering Modernism

    By Maria Bucur

    Paperback £15.95

    "A critical narrative of how gender norms and the modernist movement shaped one another in the early 20th century, using vivid case studies"--Provided by publisher.

    J.K. Rowling: A Bibliography

    By Philip W. Errington

    Paperback £26.46

    Now available in paperback for the first time, this is the definitive bibliography of the writings of J. K. Rowling. In addition to bibliographical details of each edition of all her books, pamphlets and original contributions to published works, there is detailed information on the publishing history of her work,...

    Airportness: The Nature of Flight

    By Christopher Schaberg

    Paperback £14.45

    Airportness takes the reader on a single day's journey through all the routines and stages of an ordinary flight. From curbside to baggage, and pondering the minutes and hours of sitting in between, Christopher Schaberg contemplates the mundane world of commercial aviation to discover "the nature of flight." For Schaberg...

    Italian Style

    By Eugenia Paulicelli

    Paperback £26.45

    This is the first in-depth, book-length study on fashion and Italian cinema from the silent film to the present. Italian cinema launched Italian fashion to the world. The book is the story of this launch. The creation of an Italian style and fashion as they are perceived today, especially by...

    Dissenting Words

    By Jacques Ranciere

    Paperback Save £2.54 = £17.45

    Dissenting Words is a lively and engaging collection of interviews that span the length of Jacques Ranciere's trajectory, from the critique of Althusserian Marxism and the work on proletarian thinking in the nineteenth century to the more recent reflections on politics and aesthetics. Across these pages, Ranciere discusses the figures,...

    Audio Culture,: Readings in Modern Music

    Paperback Save £3.94 = £28.05

    The groundbreaking Audio Culture: Readings in Modern Music Continuum; September 2004; paperback original maps the aural and discursive terrain of vanguard music today. Rather than offering a history of contemporary music, Audio Culture traces the genealogy of current musical practices and theoretical concerns, drawing lines of connection between recent musical...

    Confucianism in China

    By Tony Swain

    Paperback £20.05

    This accessible history of Confucianism, or the `Way of the Ru', emphasizes the religious dimensions of the tradition. It clearly explains the tradition's unique and subtle philosophical ideals as well as the `arts of the Ru' whereby seemingly simple acts such as reading, sitting quietly, good manners, and attending to...

    When the Girls Come Out to Play

    By Katharine Milcoy

    Paperback £17.45

    Filling a long-standing gap both in women's history and in the material history of class culture, this book is a unique and necessary reassessment of the social and cultural scene during the inter-war period in England. By combing over the everyday practices of working-class girls in 1920s and 30s England,...

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