Colonial and Postcolonial Fiction

Some Are Born to Sweet Delight Some are Born to sweet delight , Some are Born to Endless Night . —William Blake , " Auguries of Innocence " They took him in . Since their son had got himself signed up at sea for eighteen months on an ...

Colonial and Postcolonial Fiction

"Colonial and Postcolonial Fiction: An Anthology draws from this great common wealth of writing, offering 35 selections by major writers. The works included reflect both indigenous and settler cultures, and extend from the nineteenth century to the contemporary era."--Jacket.

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Born to Sweet Delight
Language: en
Pages: 132
Authors: John Barry Forsyth
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-12 - Publisher: WestBow Press

A sweet young boy looks down upon a frog. It is a moment of delight for himin life, nature, and everything that speaks to him of goodness and truth. He cares not that his shoes are old and worn out. He is released from whatever it is of poverty or
Colonial and Postcolonial Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 457
Authors: Robert L. Ross
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Psychology Press

"Colonial and Postcolonial Fiction: An Anthology draws from this great common wealth of writing, offering 35 selections by major writers. The works included reflect both indigenous and settler cultures, and extend from the nineteenth century to the contemporary era."--Jacket.
Blake and the City
Language: en
Pages: 235
Authors: Jennifer Davis Michael
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Bucknell University Press

Though usually classified as a Romantic, Blake subverts and dissolves the binaries on which Romanticism turns: self and other, art and nature, country and city. Rather than reject the city outright like many of his contemporaries, Blake embraces it as the intricate workshop of human imagination. Each chapter of this
William Blake and the Myth of America
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Linda Freedman
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-05 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This volume tells the story of William Blake's literary reception in America and suggests that ideas about Blake's poetry and personality helped shape mythopoeic visions of America from the Abolitionists to the counterculture. It links high and low culture and covers poetry, music, theology, and the novel. American writers have
Blake's Human Form Divine
Language: en
Pages: 378
Authors: Ann K. Mellor
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-05-13 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

This title is part of UC Press's Voices Revived program, which commemorates University of California Press’s mission to seek out and cultivate the brightest minds and give them voice, reach, and impact. Drawing on a backlist dating to 1893, Voices Revived makes high-quality, peer-reviewed scholarship accessible once again using print-on-demand