Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Glossalalia by Julian Wolfreys

Although alphabetically arranged, "Glossalalia" is not a conventional glossary or dictionary. It is an agenda-setting volume which speculates on the state of theory in the 21st century. Twenty-six newly commissioned essays provide distinct, original sometimes playful or unusual definitions of theoretical keywords - both unexpected terms as well as words well established in the critical canon. The volume invites the reader to engage with and enjoy theory, to seek out connections and become aware of the process of critical thinking. Anyone with theoretical interests in the humanities and in the future possibilities of theory should find this volume of use.

Buy Glossalalia by Julian Wolfreys from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780748614356
ISBN-10: 0748614354
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 156mm x 21mm)
Pages: 416
Imprint: Edinburgh University Press
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Publish Date: 24-Jul-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Glossalalia by Julian Wolfreys

Book Reviews - Glossalalia by Julian Wolfreys

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Glossalalia book by Julian Wolfreys and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Author Biography - Julian Wolfreys

Julian Wolfreys is Professor of Modern Literature and Culture, with the Department of English and Drama, at Loughborough University. He has published extensively on nineteenth- and twentieth-century British literature, and theoretical approaches to literature. His most recent books are Thomas Hardy and Literature, in Theory. He is currently working on The Derrida Wordbook (EUP) and a study of the relation between philosophy and poetry in the nineteenth century.

Books By Julian Wolfreys

Haunted Experience by Julian Wolfreys
Paperback, September 2016
Dickens's London by Julian Wolfreys
Hardback, May 2012
English Literature Companion by Julian Wolfreys
Paperback, December 2010
Literature, in Theory by Julian Wolfreys
Hardback, February 2010