Literary Geography. by William Sharp

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Literary Geography provides a valuable introduction to the field, making work in cultural geography more accessible and visible to students and academics working in literary studies. Acknowledging how the cultural turn in human geography and the spatial turn in literary studies are together reinvigorating the interdisciplinary field of literary geography, this volume:Format: Hardcover.

Literary Geography provides a valuable introduction to the field, making work in cultural geography more accessible and visible to students and academics working in literary studies. Acknowledging how the cultural turn in human geography and the spatial turn in literary studies are together reinvigorating the interdisciplinary field of literary geography, this volume: pr.

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GENRE. Fiction & Literature. The journal features work combining topics and methods from literary studies, cultural geography, cartography, and spatial theory. Recognising that the term ‘literary geography’ itself (along with its variants in other languages) has multiple meanings and is practised in a variety of ways within different academic traditions, the journal takes a broad view of its subject matter.

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William Sharp (12 September – 12 December ). Brosseau, Marc. “Geography’s Literature.” Progress in Human Geography (): – DOI: / E-mail Citation» An excellent critical overview of the historical background of literary geography, ending in a Literary Geography.

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between literature and geography have flourished. Literary cartography, literary geography and geocriticism (Westphal and Tally ) have their specificities but they all agree upon the omnipresence of space, place and mapping at the core of the analysis.

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The Salinas Valley is so significant because it serves as a symbol of good versus evil, which is a prominent theme in East of Eden. Without the existence of this place, this book would certainly not have the same effect. Another literary work that geography plays a vital role in is The Great Gatsby (I used this novel in discussion on Chapter 12).

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Similarly, literature turns out to be an ideal field for geography. This book examines the cross-fertilization of geography and literature as disciplines, languages and methodologies. In the past two decades, several methods of analysis focusing on the relationship and interconnectedness between literature and geography have flourished.

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It’s called “Maps of the Imagination: The Writer as Cartographer” and it’s by Peter Turchi, a creative writing professor at Warren Wilson College in North Carolina. Geographies of the BookEdited by Miles Ogborn, Queen Mary University of London, UK and Charles W.J.

Withers, University of Edinburgh, UKThe geography of the book is as old as the history of the book. Yet, while book history is an established field of study, there has been much less focus on geographical approaches to the singly, however, new work is pointing to the spatial.

The relationship of texts and maps, and the mappability of literature, examined from Homer to Houellebecq. Literary authors have frequently called on elements of cartography to ground fictional space, to visualize sites, and to help readers get their bearings in the imaginative world of the text.

Today, the convergence of digital mapping and globalization has spurred a cartographic turn in. Book Description. Following the spatial turn in the humanities and social sciences, Spatial Literary Studies: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Space, Geography, and the Imagination offers a wide range of essays that reframe or transform contemporary criticism by focusing attention, in various ways, on the dynamic relations among space, place, and literature.

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Paris, not unlike the many books and films set there, is also an imaginary space to be interpreted, a fit subject for literary geography. Literary geography implies a form of reading that focuses attention on space and spatiality in the texts under consideration.

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And of course, read plenty of geography books for kids. These books have helped my kids understand the concept of. The chapter turns to how a "critical literary geography" might be seen to combine these two approaches, while adding a more explicit focus upon questions of literary form.

As someone working in literary studies, especially upon early twentieth century modernism, the chapter concerns for some time with what literary criticism can learn from. While the course focuses on geography, the literature brings in history, natural science, indigenous animals, as well as industry.

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Cuba's Wild East: A Literary Geography of Oriente recounts a literary history of modern Cuba that has four distinctive and interrelated characteristics. Oriented to the east of the island, it looks aslant at a Cuban national literature that has sometimes been indistinguishable from a historyof Havana.

Given the insurgent and revolutionary history of that eastern region, it recounts stories of 3/5(1). Literary geography and literary cartography Initially, some explanations concerning the distinction between the terms “literary geography” and “literary cartography” are required.

Literary geography is a wide and “fugitive field” (Stableford xxxv) which still lacks a precise outline. Despite a. Extraterritorial: A Political Geography of Contemporary Fiction (Columbia University Press, ) explores how texts—literary and visual—help us engage with the space that goes beyond the limits of visible geographical borders.

Combining literary analysis with a practical introduction to interdisciplinary literary geography, Literary Geograp hie s examines key elements of Colum McCann's novel, Let the Great World Spi n. Hones examines concepts such as narrative space, literary and academic collaboration, and the geographies of creation, production, and reception.

the secrets of literary geography: You read books, focussing on spatial aspects, then you design a map – finally, you have a look at that map, and hopefully you discover things you didn’t know before: New insights which are generated by that map.

Fig. Jane Austen’s England (Moretti ). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sharp, William, Literary geography.

London, Offices of the "Pall Mall publications, " English literature, the body of written works produced in the English language by inhabitants of the British Isles from the 7th century to the present, ranging from drama, poetry, and fiction to autobiography and historical writing.

Key writers include Shakespeare. “Literary Geography–or How Cartographers Open up a New Dimension for Literary Studies.” In Proceedings of the 24th International Cartography Conference. Santiago de Chile, Piatti, Barbara, and Lorenz Hurni. “Towards a European Atlas of Literature: Developing Theories, Methods, and Tools in the Field of ‘Literary Geography.

“A meticulous and comprehensive addition to stud­ies of Woolf’s walking, Lisbeth Larsson’s book sets out to trace an inductive survey of the actual walks taken by various characters which uses the tools of literary geography to draw insightful conclusions about Woolf’s political demarcations of London and her critiques of class.

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