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Haen, Theo d'

Works: 128 works in 586 publications in 2 languages and 17,600 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Compiler, ed, Adapter
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Contemporary American crime fiction by Johannes Willem Bertens( Book )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 451 libraries worldwide
This work gives an overview of trends in American crime fiction. It focuses on the work of popular and award-winning authors since 1985. Attention is given to writers who have re-worked established conventions and explored new directions, especially women and those from ethnic minorities
The Routledge concise history of world literature by Theo d' Haen( Book )
17 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
This remarkably broad and informative book offers an introduction to and overview of World Literature. Tracing the term from its earliest roots and situating it within a number of relevant contexts from postcolonialism to postmodernism, Theo D'haen examines: The return of the term "world literature" and its changing meaning. Goethe's concept of Weltliteratur and how this relates to current debates. Theories and theorists who have had an impact on world literature non-canonical and less-known literatures from around the globe. The possibility and implications of a definition of world literature. This book is the ideal guide to an increasingly popular and important term in literary studies. It is accessible and engaging and will be invaluable to students of world literature, comparative literature, translation and postcolonial studies and anyone with an interest in these or related topics
The Routledge companion to world literature by Theo d' Haen( Book )
25 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 263 libraries worldwide
In the age of globalization, the category of "World Literature" is increasingly important to academic teaching and research. The Routledge Companion to World Literature offers a comprehensive pathway into this burgeoning and popular field. Separated into four key sections, the volume covers:the history of World Literature through significant writers and theorists from Goethe to Said, Casanova and Morettithe disciplinary relationship of World Literature to areas such as philology, translation, globalization and diaspora
Linguistics and the study of literature ( Book )
9 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Postmodern fiction in Europe and the Americas ( Book )
15 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Text to reader : a communicative approach to Fowles, Barth, Cortázar, and Boon by Theo d' Haen( Book )
18 editions published in 1983 in English and Spanish and held by 240 libraries worldwide
Text to Reader seeks to find a critical approach that links a novel's form to its socio-cultural context. Combining elements from Iser's reception aesthetics, speech act theory, and Goffman's frame analysis, this book starts from the assumption that a reader has certain conventional expectations with regard to a novel, and then goes on to examine how violations of these expectations rule the reader's relationship to the novel. The theory sketched in the first chapter is then, in four subsequent chapters, applied to The French Lieutenant's Woman by the English author John Fowles, Letters by the
Convention and innovation in literature by Theo d' Haen( Book )
13 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
This work is a critical evaluation of the concepts of convention and innovation as applied in the study of changing literary values, hierarchies and canons. Two approaches are analyzed: (1) the linking of convention and the subject's awareness of convention, and (2) systems theory. The merits of both approaches are discussed and an attempt is made to combine them and to regard systems of literary communication primarily as systems of conventions. Specific cases of changing conventions and innovation are illustrated with examples from the field of versification (Rimbaud), reception studies (Pus
Shades of empire in colonial and post-colonial literatures ( Book )
8 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
World literature : a reader by Theo d' Haen( Book )
16 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
World Literature is an increasingly influential subject in literary studies, which has led to the re-framing of contemporary ideas of ' national literatures' , language and translation. World Literature: A Reader brings together thirty essential readings which display the theoretical foundations of the subject, as well as showing its conceptual development over a two hundred year period.The book features: an illuminating introduction to the subject, with suggested reading paths to help readers navigate through the materialstexts
Liminal postmodernisms : the postmodern, the (post- )colonial, and the (post- )feminist by Theo d' Haen( Book )
14 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
History and post-war writing ( Book )
13 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
American literature : a history by Johannes Willem Bertens( Book )
15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
This comprehensive history of American Literature traces its development from the earliest colonial writings of the late 1500s through to the present day. This lively, engaging and highly accessible guide:offers lucid discussions of all major influences and movements such as Puritanism, Transcendentalism, Realism, Naturalism, Modernism and Postmodernism draws on the historical, cultural, and political contexts of key literary texts and authorscovers the whole range of American literature: prose, poetry, theatre and experimental lit
Cultural identity and postmodern writing ( Book )
9 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Cultural Identity and Postmodern Writing seeks to ascertain the relationship obtaining between the specific form postmodernism assumes in a given culture, and the "national narrative" in which that culture traditionally recognizes itself. Theo D'haen provides a general introduction to the issue of "cultural identity and postmodern writing." Jos Joosten and Thomas Vaessens take a look at Dutch literature, and particular Dutch poetry, in relation to "postmodernism." Robert Haak and Andrea Kunne do the same with regard to, respectively, German and Austrian literature, while Roel Daamen
The Small town in America : a multidisciplinary revisit by Johannes Willem Bertens( Book )
7 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
International Don Quixote by Theo d' Haen( Book )
14 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Ever since its appearance, Miguel de Cervantes' Don Quixote has exerted a powerful influence on the artistic imagination all around the world. This cross-cultural volume offers important new readings of canonical reinterpretations of the Quixote : from Unamuno to Borges, from Ortega y Gasset to Calvino, from Mark Twain to Carlos Fuentes. But to the prestigious list of well-known authors who acknowledged Cervantes' influence, it also adds new and surprising names, such as that of Subcomandante Marcos, who gives a Cervantine twist to his Mexican Zapatista revolution. Attention is paid to success
Caribbeing : comparing Caribbean literatures and cultures by Kristian van Haesendonck( Book )
8 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
From wide-ranging overviews of the entire region to close readings of specific works, this volume opens a fascinating window on the literatures and cultures of the Caribbean, covering texts in the multiplicity of languages used in the wider Caribbean: Spanish, English, French, Dutch, Portuguese, and the regions many creoles. Authors and works discussed range from luminaries such as Derek Walcott to hitherto practically unknown works in Antillean creole languages. Underlying is the idea to foster the study of the Caribbean literary, artistic and visual text through a comparative lens, a firm proposal to think beyond the persisting linguistic barriers and scholarly divides in the field. As such, this book brings a new approach to the Caribbean embracing the regions linguistic multiplicity and complexity without eschewing the many theoretical challenges and obstacles such a scholarly endeavor entails. Because of its ample scope this book will appeal to scholars and students working on the Caribbean and Latin America, but also to those interested in the broader fields of postcolonial and cultural studies
How far is America from here? : selected proceedings of the first World Congress of the International American Studies Association, 22-24 May 2003 by Theo d' Haen( Book )
16 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
How Far is America From Here? approaches American nations and cultures from a comparative and interdisciplinary perspective. It is very much at the heart of this comparative agenda that "America" be considered as a hemispheric and global matter. It discusses American identities relationally, whether the relations under discussion operate within the borders of the United States, throughout the Americas, and/or worldwide. The various articles here gathered interrogate the very notion of "America": which, whose America, when, why now, how? What is meant by "far"--Distance, discursive formations, i
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