A Companion to the British and Irish Novel 1945-2000 (Heftet)

Serie: Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture 

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Innbinding: Heftet
Utgivelsesår: 2006
Antall sider: 608
Forlag: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Språk: Engelsk
Serie: Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture
ISBN/EAN: 9781405167451
Kategori: Språk
Omtale: A Companion to the British and Irish Novel 1945-2000
A Companion to the British and Irish Novel 1945-2000 serves as an extended introduction and reference guide to the British and Irish novel between the close of World War II and the turn of the millennium. * Covers a wide range of authors from Samuel Beckett to Salman Rushdie * Provides readings of key novels, including Graham Greene's 'Heart of the Matter', Jean Rhys's 'Wide Sargasso Sea' and Kazuo Ishiguro's 'The Remains of the Day' * Considers particular subgenres, such as the feminist novel and the postcolonial novel * Discusses overarching cultural, political and literary trends, such as screen adaptations and the literary prize phenomenon * Gives readers a sense of the richness and diversity of the novel during this period and of the vitality with which it continues to be discussed

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