Tolkien Self And Other

ISBN 10 : 9781137398963
ISBN 13 : 1137398965

This book examines key points of J. R. R. Tolkien’s life and writing career in relation to his views on humanism and feminism, particularly his sympathy for and toleration of tho..

Tolkien And Shakespeare

ISBN 10 : 9780786428274
ISBN 13 : 0786428279

"Tolkien and Shakespeare: These essays focus on the broad themes and motifs which concerned both authors. They seek to uncover Shakespeare's influence on Tolkien through echoes of ..

The Body In Tolkien S Legendarium

ISBN 10 : 9780786474783
ISBN 13 : 0786474785

The timely collection of essays is thematically unified around the subject of corporeality. Its theoretical underpinnings emerge out of feminist, foucauldian, patristic and queer h..

Soul Self And Society

ISBN 10 : 9780199348671
ISBN 13 : 0199348677

Political and social commentators regularly bemoan the decline of morality in the modern world. They claim that the norms and values that held society together in the past are rapi..

Fantasy

ISBN 10 : 9781134974023
ISBN 13 : 1134974027

This study argues against vague interpretations of fantasy as mere escapism and seeks to define it as a distinct kind of narrative. A general theoretical section introduces recent ..

The Ring And The Cross

ISBN 10 : 9781611470642
ISBN 13 : 1611470641

The impact of Christianity on Tolkien's oeuvre, with particular reference to The Lord of the Rings. An articulate and authoritative analyses of Tolkien's Roman Catholicism and the ..