A Concise Companion to Contemporary British Fiction by James F. English

By James F. English

A Concise better half to modern British Fiction bargains an authoritative assessment of up to date British fiction in its social, political, and monetary contexts.

  • Focuses at the fiction that has emerged because the past due Nineteen Seventies, approximately because the begin of the Thatcher era.
  • Comprises unique essays from significant scholars.
  • Topics variety from the increase and fall of the postcolonial novel to controversies over the fame author.
  • The emphasis is probably fiction scene, from bookstores and prizes to the altering economics of movie adaptation.
  • Enables scholars to learn modern works of British fiction with a far clearer feel of the place they healthy inside of British cultural life.

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