Legenda Conference: Adapting the Canon (10 October 2014)

Architecture

Adrian Stokes: An Architectonic Eye
Stephen Kite


Exile

Seamus Heaney and East European Poetry in Translation: Poetics of Exile
Carmen Bugan

Wanderers Across Language: Exile in Irish and Polish Literature of the Twentieth Century
Kinga Olszewska
Studies In Comparative Literature 12


Gender and sexuality

The Libertine’s Nemesis: The Prude in Clarissa and the roman libertin
James Fowler


The Holocaust

Holocaust Intersections: Genocide and Visual Culture at the New Millennium
Edited by Axel Bangert, Robert S. C. Gordon and Libby Saxton
Moving Image 4


History of ideas

Renaissance Keywords
Edited by Ita Mac Carthy

Comparative Literature in Britain: National Identities, Transnational Dynamics 1800-2010
Joep Leerssen with Elinor Shaffer
Studies In Comparative Literature 27   2015


Mythology

Symbol and Intuition: Comparative Studies in Kantian and Romantic-Period Aesthetics
Edited by Helmut Hühn and James Vigus

Blake, Lavater and Physiognomy
Sibylle Erle
Studies In Comparative Literature 21


National and cultural identity

Holocaust Intersections: Genocide and Visual Culture at the New Millennium
Edited by Axel Bangert, Robert S. C. Gordon and Libby Saxton
Moving Image 4


Opera

Phrase and Subject: Studies in Literature and Music
Edited by Delia da Sousa Correa


Photography

Saturn’s Moons: W. G. Sebald — A Handbook
Edited by Jo Catling and Richard Hibbitt


Survey works

Channel Crossings: French and English Poetry in Dialogue 1550-2000
Clive Scott

English Responses to French Poetry 1880-1940: Translation and Mediation
Jennifer Higgins

The Reinvention of Theatre in Sixteenth-Century Europe: Traditions, Texts and Performance
Edited by T. F. Earle and Catarina Fouto   January 2015

Comparative Literature in Britain: National Identities, Transnational Dynamics 1800-2010
Joep Leerssen with Elinor Shaffer
Studies In Comparative Literature 27   2015

Likenesses: Translation, Illustration, Interpretation
Matthew Reynolds
Studies In Comparative Literature 30


Television

Holocaust Intersections: Genocide and Visual Culture at the New Millennium
Edited by Axel Bangert, Robert S. C. Gordon and Libby Saxton
Moving Image 4


Verse and metre

Channel Crossings: French and English Poetry in Dialogue 1550-2000
Clive Scott

A New History of English Metre
Martin J. Duffell
Studies In Linguistics 5


Plato (c.428-348 BCE), Athenian philosopher

Platonic Coleridge
James Vigus
Studies In Comparative Literature 15


Virgil (70-19 BCE), Roman poet

The Spirit of England: Selected Essays of Stephen Medcalf
Stephen Medcalf, edited by Brian Cummings and Gabriel Josipovici

Uncharted Depths: Descent Narratives in English and French Children’s Literature
Kiera Vaclavik


Dante Alighieri (1265-1321), Italian poet

Uncharted Depths: Descent Narratives in English and French Children’s Literature
Kiera Vaclavik

Likenesses: Translation, Illustration, Interpretation
Matthew Reynolds
Studies In Comparative Literature 30


Gil Vicente (c.1465-1536), Portuguese playwright

The Reinvention of Theatre in Sixteenth-Century Europe: Traditions, Texts and Performance
Edited by T. F. Earle and Catarina Fouto   January 2015


Michel de Montaigne (1533-92), French essayist

Thinking with Shakespeare: Comparative and Interdisciplinary Essays
Edited by William Poole and Richard Scholar


Miguel de Cervantes (1547-1616), Spanish novelist

The Cervantean Heritage: Reception and Influence of Cervantes in Britain
Edited by J. A. G. Ardila

Textual Wanderings: The Theory and Practice of Narrative Digression
Edited by Rhian Atkin


William Shakespeare (1564-1616), English playwright

The Spirit of England: Selected Essays of Stephen Medcalf
Stephen Medcalf, edited by Brian Cummings and Gabriel Josipovici

Thinking with Shakespeare: Comparative and Interdisciplinary Essays
Edited by William Poole and Richard Scholar


Richard Crashaw (c.1613-49), English poet

Rethinking the Concept of the Grotesque: Crashaw, Baudelaire, Magritte
Shun-Liang Chao
Studies In Comparative Literature 22


Samuel Richardson (1689-1761), English novelist

The Libertine’s Nemesis: The Prude in Clarissa and the roman libertin
James Fowler

Richardson and the Philosophes
James Fowler  


‘Voltaire’, François-Marie Arouet (1694-1778), French writer and philosopher

Richardson and the Philosophes
James Fowler  


Jean Jacques Rousseau (1712-78), French philosopher

Richardson and the Philosophes
James Fowler  


Denis Diderot (1713-84), French philosopher

Richardson and the Philosophes
James Fowler  


Laurence Sterne (1713-69), English novelist

Shandean Humour in English and German Literature and Philosophy
Edited by Klaus Vieweg, James Vigus and Kathleen M. Wheeler

Textual Wanderings: The Theory and Practice of Narrative Digression
Edited by Rhian Atkin

Turning into Sterne: Viktor Shklovskii and Literary Reception
Emily Finer
Studies In Comparative Literature 18


Jean-Baptiste Lamarck (1744-1829), French naturalist

Samuel Butler against the Professionals: Rethinking Lamarckism 1860–1900
David Gillott
Studies In Comparative Literature 32   March 2015


Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832), German writer

Symbol and Intuition: Comparative Studies in Kantian and Romantic-Period Aesthetics
Edited by Helmut Hühn and James Vigus

Byron, Shelley, and Goethe’s Faust: An Epic Connection
Ben Hewitt
Studies In Comparative Literature 33   January 2015


William Blake (1757-1827), English poet and artist

Blake, Lavater and Physiognomy
Sibylle Erle
Studies In Comparative Literature 21


J. C. F. Hölderlin (1770-1843), German poet

The Near and Distant God: Poetry, Idealism and Religious Thought from Hölderlin to Eliot
Ian Cooper


Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834), English poet

Symbol and Intuition: Comparative Studies in Kantian and Romantic-Period Aesthetics
Edited by Helmut Hühn and James Vigus

Platonic Coleridge
James Vigus
Studies In Comparative Literature 15


Lord Byron (1788-1824), English poet

Byron, Shelley, and Goethe’s Faust: An Epic Connection
Ben Hewitt
Studies In Comparative Literature 33   January 2015


Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822), English poet

Byron, Shelley, and Goethe’s Faust: An Epic Connection
Ben Hewitt
Studies In Comparative Literature 33   January 2015

Leopardi and Shelley: Discovery, Translation and Reception
Daniela Cerimonia
Studies In Comparative Literature 34   2015


Giacomo Leopardi (1798-1837), Italian poet

Leopardi and Shelley: Discovery, Translation and Reception
Daniela Cerimonia
Studies In Comparative Literature 34   2015


Honoré de Balzac (1799-1850), French novelist

The Realist Author and Sympathetic Imagination
Sotirios Paraschas
Studies In Comparative Literature 28


William Makepeace Thackeray (1811-63), English novelist

Breeches and Metaphysics: Thackeray’s German Discourse
S. S. Prawer
Studies In Comparative Literature 1


Robert Browning (1812-89), English poet

Likenesses: Translation, Illustration, Interpretation
Matthew Reynolds
Studies In Comparative Literature 30


George Eliot (1819-80), English novelist

Form and Feeling in Modern Literature: Essays in Honour of Barbara Hardy
Edited by William Baker with Isobel Armstrong

The Art of Comparison: How Novels and Critics Compare
Catherine Brown
Studies In Comparative Literature 23

The Realist Author and Sympathetic Imagination
Sotirios Paraschas
Studies In Comparative Literature 28


John Ruskin (1819-1900), English critic

John Ruskin’s Continental Tour 1835: The Written Records and Drawings
Edited by Keith Hanley and Caroline S. Hull   2015

John Ruskin’s Correspondence with Joan Severn: Sense and Nonsense Letters
Edited by Rachel Dickinson

Louisa Waterford and John Ruskin: ‘For you have not Falsely Praised’
Caroline Ings-Chambers   October 2014


Charles Baudelaire (1821-67), French poet

Rethinking the Concept of the Grotesque: Crashaw, Baudelaire, Magritte
Shun-Liang Chao
Studies In Comparative Literature 22


Fedor Dostoevskii (1821-81), Russian novelist

After Reception Theory: Fedor Dostoevskii in Britain, 1869-1935
Lucia Aiello


Lev Tolstoi (1828-1910), Russian novelist

The Art of Comparison: How Novels and Critics Compare
Catherine Brown
Studies In Comparative Literature 23


Samuel Butler (1835-1902), English novelist

Samuel Butler against the Professionals: Rethinking Lamarckism 1860–1900
David Gillott
Studies In Comparative Literature 32   March 2015


Algernon Charles Swinburne (1837-1909), English poet

Algernon Swinburne and Walter Pater: Victorian Aestheticism, Doubt and Secularisation
Sara Lyons   2015


Walter Pater (1839-94), English critic

Algernon Swinburne and Walter Pater: Victorian Aestheticism, Doubt and Secularisation
Sara Lyons   2015

Anglo-German Interactions in the Literature of the 1890s
Patrick Bridgwater

Aestheticism and the Philosophy of Death: Walter Pater and Post-Hegelianism
Giles Whiteley
Studies In Comparative Literature 20


Henry James (1843-1916), American novelist

Henry James and the Second Empire
Angus Wrenn
Studies In Comparative Literature 14


Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900), German philosopher

Anglo-German Interactions in the Literature of the 1890s
Patrick Bridgwater


Oscar Wilde (1854-1900), English writer

Oscar Wilde and the Simulacrum: The Truth of Masks
Giles Whiteley
Studies In Comparative Literature 35   2015


Sigmund Freud (1856-1939), Austrian psychotherapist

A Cultural Citizen of the World: Sigmund Freud’s Knowledge and Use of British and American Writings
S. S. Prawer


William Butler Yeats (1865-1939), Irish poet

Yeats and Pessoa: Parallel Poetic Styles
Patricia Silva McNeill
Studies In Comparative Literature 19


Marcel Proust (1871-1922), French novelist

Childhood as Memory, Myth and Metaphor: Proust, Beckett, and Bourgeois
Catherine Crimp

Proust and Joyce in Dialogue
Sarah Tribout-Joseph


James Joyce (1882-1941), Irish novelist

Decolonizing Modernism: James Joyce and the Development of Spanish American Fiction
José Luis Venegas

Proust and Joyce in Dialogue
Sarah Tribout-Joseph


D. H. Lawrence (1885-1930), English novelist

The Art of Comparison: How Novels and Critics Compare
Catherine Brown
Studies In Comparative Literature 23


T. S. Eliot (1888-1965), English/American poet

The Near and Distant God: Poetry, Idealism and Religious Thought from Hölderlin to Eliot
Ian Cooper

Octavio Paz and T. S. Eliot: Modern Poetry and the Translation of Influence
Tom Boll

The Spirit of England: Selected Essays of Stephen Medcalf
Stephen Medcalf, edited by Brian Cummings and Gabriel Josipovici


Fernando Pessoa (1888-1935), Portuguese poet

Yeats and Pessoa: Parallel Poetic Styles
Patricia Silva McNeill
Studies In Comparative Literature 19


Rebecca West (1892-1983), English journalist

The Sentinel: An Incomplete Early Novel by Rebecca West
Edited by Kathryn Laing


Carlo Emilio Gadda (1893-1973), Italian novelist

Gadda and Beckett: Storytelling, Subjectivity and Fracture
Katrin Wehling-Giorgi
Italian Perspectives 29   August 2014


Viktor Shklovskii (1893-1984), Russian critic

Turning into Sterne: Viktor Shklovskii and Literary Reception
Emily Finer
Studies In Comparative Literature 18


René Magritte (1898-1967), Belgian artist

Rethinking the Concept of the Grotesque: Crashaw, Baudelaire, Magritte
Shun-Liang Chao
Studies In Comparative Literature 22


Adrian Stokes (1902-72), English critic

Adrian Stokes: An Architectonic Eye
Stephen Kite


Elias Canetti (1905-94), Bulgarian/German novelist

Iris Murdoch and Elias Canetti: Intellectual Allies
Elaine Morley
Studies In Comparative Literature 29


Samuel Beckett (1906-89), Irish playwright

Childhood as Memory, Myth and Metaphor: Proust, Beckett, and Bourgeois
Catherine Crimp

A Taste for the Negative: Beckett and Nihilism
Shane Weller

Gadda and Beckett: Storytelling, Subjectivity and Fracture
Katrin Wehling-Giorgi
Italian Perspectives 29   August 2014


Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010), French artist

Childhood as Memory, Myth and Metaphor: Proust, Beckett, and Bourgeois
Catherine Crimp


Octavio Paz (1914-1998), Mexican poet

Octavio Paz and T. S. Eliot: Modern Poetry and the Translation of Influence
Tom Boll


Iris Murdoch (1919-99), English novelist

Iris Murdoch and Elias Canetti: Intellectual Allies
Elaine Morley
Studies In Comparative Literature 29


Barbara Hardy (1924-), English critic

Form and Feeling in Modern Literature: Essays in Honour of Barbara Hardy
Edited by William Baker with Isobel Armstrong


Jacques Derrida (1930-2004), French philosopher

Phrase and Subject: Studies in Literature and Music
Edited by Delia da Sousa Correa


Harold Pinter (1930-2008), English playwright

Pinter and the Object of Desire: An Approach through the Screenplays
Linda Renton


Stephen Medcalf (1936-2007), English critic

The Spirit of England: Selected Essays of Stephen Medcalf
Stephen Medcalf, edited by Brian Cummings and Gabriel Josipovici


Seamus Heaney (1939-), Irish poet

Seamus Heaney and East European Poetry in Translation: Poetics of Exile
Carmen Bugan


Malcolm Bowie (1943-2007), English critic

In(ter)discipline: New Languages for Criticism
Edited by Gillian Beer, Malcolm Bowie and Beate Perrey


W. G. Sebald (1944-2001), German/English novelist

Saturn’s Moons: W. G. Sebald — A Handbook
Edited by Jo Catling and Richard Hibbitt


Adam Zagajewski (1945-), Polish poet

Wanderers Across Language: Exile in Irish and Polish Literature of the Twentieth Century
Kinga Olszewska
Studies In Comparative Literature 12