American Literature and the New Puritan Studies

In the New Puritan Studies, it is not self-evident that what New England Puritanism was – as a theology, as cultural practice, as social formation, as political movement – is at all one and the same as what our modern use of the term ...

American Literature and the New Puritan Studies

This book reconsiders the role of seventeenth-century Puritanism in the creation of the United States and its consequent cultural and literary histories.

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The New Puritan Generation
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Paul March-Russell, David Owen, Sonia Villegas-López, Bianca Leggett, Sara Martín, Miriam Borham-Puyal, Laura Monrós-Gaspar, David James
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-15 - Publisher: Gylphi Limited

In the year 2000, two young editors, Nicholas Blincoe and Matt Thorne, published All Hail the New Puritans, an anthology of short stories which created an impact in the somewhat faded literary scene of Britain at the turn of the millennium. The stories themselves, written by 15 young English writers
American Literature and the New Puritan Studies
Language: en
Authors: Bryce Traister
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-07 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book contains thirteen original essays about Puritan culture in colonial New England. Prompted by the growing interest in secular studies, as well as postnational, transnational, and postcolonial critique in the humanities, American Literature and the New Puritan Studies seeks to represent and advance contemporary interest in a field long
The Cambridge Introduction to Modern British Fiction, 1950-2000
Language: en
Pages: 307
Authors: Dominic Head
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-03-07 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

In this introduction to post-war fiction in Britain, Dominic Head shows how the novel yields a special insight into the important areas of social and cultural history in the second half of the twentieth century. Head's study is the most exhaustive survey of post-war British fiction available. It includes chapters
Tomorrow's Tourist: Scenarios & Trends
Language: en
Pages: 357
Authors: Ian Yeoman
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-04 - Publisher: Routledge

By 2030, China will be the world’s largest tourism destination, holidays in Outer Space will be the ultimate luxury experience, extreme Swedish ironing will be an Olympic Sport, embedded technologies will be the norm in future tourists and skiing in the Alps will be no more. These are some of
The New Puritans
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Andrew Doyle
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-09-08 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Engaging, incisive and acute, The New Puritans is a deeply necessary exploration of our current cultural climate and an urgent appeal to return to a truly liberal society. The puritans of the seventeenth century sought to refashion society in accordance with their own beliefs, but they were deep thinkers who