Readers interested in or studying the art of drama must have a thorough and easily accessible reference to the masters of the craft. (more...)
This updated 7th edition of Contemporary Poets provides biographical and bibliographical information on 787 of the world's most important contemporary English-language poets. (more...)
Democracy in the Poetry of Walt Whitman is part of the Social Issues in Literature series, which examines an important literary work or body of work through the lens of a major social issue.
Histories of Everyday Life in Totalitarian Regimes, part of Gale’s Literature of Society series, provides critical introductions to 300 works. About two-thirds of the texts are personal or biographical accounts. (more...)
The largest curated online collection of literary criticism in the world, this resource brings together 10 acclaimed multidisciplinary series representing a range of modern and historical views on authors and their works across regions, eras and genres. (more...)
The Literature of Autobiographical Narrative, a three-volume reference guide, provides critical introductions to 300 autobiographies, memoirs, diaries, letters, and oral histories.
The Literature of Propaganda, a three-volume reference guide, provides critical introductions to 300 texts from around the world. Some of these texts function as propaganda, while others discuss propaganda or use propaganda as a theme or setting. (more...)
The Literature of War is a three-volume full-color set dealing with a topic that will go beyond the literary perspective to provide the historical, cultural and social context of works that focus on armed conflict throughout the world and time. (more...)
The Manifesto in Literature, a three-volume reference guide, provides critical introductions to 300 manifestos throughout the world. (more...)
Among the 728 entries contained in the 4th edition, nearly 80 are new. The Reference Guide to American Literature focuses on the rich diversity of individuals that comprise an important group of American novelists, poets, dramatists, and essayists. (more...)
Reference Guide to Holocaust Literature
Covering the entire spectrum of the literature of the Holocaust era, from the beginnings of Nazism through the concentration camp experience, survivor syndrome, and second generation response. (more...)
Reference Guide to Short Fiction
Devoted to those practitioners of the art of short fiction, this new 2nd edition offers thorough coverage of approximately 377 authors and 402 of their works. (more...)
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