English Studies: The State of the Discipline, Past, Present, and Future

Editors: Gildea, N., Goodwyn, H., Kitching, M., Tyson, H. (Eds.)

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An accessible and wide-ranging consideration of concerns facing English Studies in its surrounding context of the university and society. The contributors to this volume seek to trace, in the face of current challenges, historical and contemporary debates surrounding English Studies.

About the authors

Derek Attridge, University of York, UK Mildred Bjerke, University of York, UK Robert Eaglestone, Royal Holloway, University of London, UK Niall Gildea, Queen Mary, University of London, UK Helena Goodwyn, Queen Mary, University of London, UK Megan Kitching, Queen Mary, University of London, UK Ben Knights, Teesside University, UK Stephen Longstaffe, University of Cumbria, UK Sowon S Park, University of Oxford, UK Helen Tyson, Queen Mary, University of London, UK Nigel Wood, Loughborough University, UK

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  • Introduction — English Studies: The State of the Discipline, Past, Present, and Future

    Gildea, Niall (et al.)

    Pages 1-13

  • English on Its Borders

    Knights, Ben

    Pages 15-24

  • The Literature Study Guide: Mastering the Art of English?

    Bjerke, Mildrid

    Pages 25-40

  • The Department of English and the Experience of Literature

    Attridge, Derek

    Pages 42-47

  • The Public Sphere and Worldliness: The Present Dialogue within English Studies

    Wood, Nigel

    Pages 48-66

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
English Studies: The State of the Discipline, Past, Present, and Future
Editors
  • N. Gildea
  • H. Goodwyn
  • M. Kitching
  • H. Tyson
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-47805-4
DOI
10.1057/9781137478054
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-47804-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-50221-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 130
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