A Companion to the Global Renaissance: English Literature - download pdf or read online

By Jyotsna G. Singh

ISBN-10: 1118438809

ISBN-13: 9781118438800

that includes twenty one newly-commissioned essays, A significant other to the worldwide Renaissance: English Literature and tradition within the period of Expansion demonstrates how ultra-modern globalization is the results of a fancy and long old procedure that had its roots in England's mercantile and cross-cultural interactions of the 16th and 17th centuries.

  • An leading edge assortment that interrogates the worldwide paradigm of our interval and gives a brand new background of globalization by means of exploring its impacts on English tradition and literature of the early glossy period.
  • Moves past conventional notions of Renaissance heritage as a rule as a revival of antiquity and offers a brand new point of view on England's mercantile and cross-cultural interactions with the recent and previous Worlds of the Americas, Africa, and the East, in addition with Northern Europe.
  • Illustrates how twentieth-century globalization was once the results of a long and intricate historic approach associated with the emergence of capitalism and colonialism
  • Explores important themes corresponding to East-West relatives and Islam; visible representations of cultural 'others'; gender and race struggles in the new economies and cultures; worldwide drama at the cosmopolitan English level, and plenty of more

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