Screen adaptations have long been a key component of the world’s film industries. Novels, novellas, short stories and plays have provided ample material for productions drawn to the commerciality of established writers and successful fiction. Anthem Studies in Writers and Film presents a series that brings together studies of writers – classical and contemporary – whose work has either been repeatedly adapted for film or whose fiction has had a significant screen impact albeit through a smaller number of productions. Each book in this series (approximately 50,000 words) includes an introduction to a single author, analysis of themes, motifs and structures within their fiction, and consideration of selected adaptations that demonstrate the writer’s appeal across time and/or cultures. Aimed toward scholars and students as well as the educated reader, the series publishes books that are innovative, engaging and highly accessible.

Series Editor
Ian Conrich - Stockholm University, Sweden

Editorial Board
Steffen Hantke – Sogang University, South Korea
Marie Mulvey-Roberts – University of the West of England, UK
Gary D. Rhodes – University of Central Florida, USA
David Roche – Université Paul Valéry Montpellier 3, France
Eva Rueschmann – Hampshire College, USA
Diana Sandars – University of Melbourne, Australia
Mary Wiles – University of Canterbury, New Zealand
Tony Williams – Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, USA

We welcome submissions of proposals for challenging and original works from emerging and established scholars that meet the criteria of our series. We make prompt editorial decisions. Our titles are published in print and e-book editions and are subject to peer review by recognized authorities in the field. Should you wish to send in a proposal for a monograph, edited collection, handbook or companion, reference or course book, please contact us at:

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