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Module Reading List

Prose Fiction Stylistics and the Mind, 2021/22, Semester 1
Dr Christiana Gregoriou
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Texts for purchase

Boyne, J. 2006. The boy in the striped pyjamas: a fable. New York: Ember.  

Flynn, G. 2006. Sharp objects. London: Phoenix.

Sebold, A. 2002. The lovely bones : a novel. London: Picador. 

Preparatory Reading (Not for purchase)

Burke, M (ed.) 2014. The Routledge Handbook of Stylistics. London: Routledge.

Carter, R. and Stockwell, P. (eds) 2008. The language and literature reader. London; Routledge.

Gavins, J. and Steen, G. (eds) 2003. Cognitive poetics in practice, London: Routledge.

Gregoriou, C. 2009. English literary stylistics. Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Jeffries, L. and McIntyre, D. 2010. Stylistics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Johnson, A. and Whiteley, S. 2018. Contemporary stylistics : language, cognition, interpretation ISBN: 9780748682775 (pbk.) : £24.99; 9780748682768 (hbk.) : £90.00. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press. 

Leech, G. and Short, M. 1981. Style in fiction : a linguistic introduction to English fictional prose. London: Longman.

McIntyre, D. and Busse, B. (eds) 2010. Language and style : in honour of Mick Short. Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Semino, E. 1997. Language and world creation in poems and other texts. London: Longman.

Semino, E. and Culpeper, J. (eds.) 2002. Cognitive stylistics : language and cognition in text analysis. Amsterdam: Benjamins.

Short, M. 1996. Exploring the language of poems, plays, and prose. London: Longman. 

Stockwell, P. 2002. Cognitive poetics : an introduction. London: Routledge.

Stockwell, P. and Whiteley, S. (eds) 2014. The Cambridge handbook of stylistics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Simpson, P. 2004. Stylistics : a resource book for students. London: Routledge.   

Wales, K. 2001. A Dictionary of Stylistics (2nd ed.) London: Pearson.

This list was last updated on 01/07/2021