New PDF release: The Routledge Companion to Literature and Human Rights

By Sophia A. McClennen,Alexandra Schultheis Moore

The Routledge spouse to Literature and Human Rights presents a complete, transnational, and interdisciplinary map to this rising box, delivering a extensive assessment of human rights and literature whereas offering cutting edge readings on key themes. the 1st of its variety, this quantity covers crucial matters and subject matters, inevitably crossing disciplines among the social sciences and arts. Sections cover:



  • subjects, with items on subjectivity, humanity, identification, gender, universality, the actual, the body

  • forms, traveling different methods human rights tales are crafted and shaped through the literary, the visible, the performative, and the oral

  • contexts, tracing the improvement of the literature over the years and on the subject of particular areas and ancient events

  • impacts, contemplating the ability and bounds of human rights literature, rhetoric, and visible culture



Drawn from many alternative worldwide contexts, the essays provide an excellent advent for these imminent the research of literature and human rights for the 1st time, searching for new insights and interdisciplinary views, or attracted to new instructions for destiny scholarship.



Contributors: Chris Abani, Jonathan E. Abel, Elizabeth S. Anker, Arturo Arias, Ariella Azoulay, Ralph Bauer, Anna Bernard, Brenda Carr Vellino, Eleni Coundouriotis, James Dawes, Erik Doxtader, Marc D. Falkoff, Keith P. Feldman, Elizabeth Swanson Goldberg, Audrey J. Golden, Mark Goodale, Barbara Harlow, Wendy S. Hesford, Peter Hitchcock, David Holloway, Christine Hong, Madelaine Hron, Meg Jensen, Luz Angélica Kirschner, Susan Maslan, Julie Avril Minich, Alexandra Schultheis Moore, Greg Mullins, Laura T. Murphy, Hanna Musiol, Makau Mutua, Zoe Norridge, David Palumbo-Liu, Crystal Parikh, Katrina M. Powell, Claudia Sadowski-Smith, Mark Sanders, Karen-Magrethe Simonsen, Joseph R. Slaughter, Sharon Sliwinski, Sidonie Smith, Domna Stanton, Sarah G. Waisvisz, Belinda Walzer, Ban Wang, Julia Watson, Gillian Whitlock and Sarah Winter.

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