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A companion to the British and Irish novel 1945-2000 / edited by Brian W. Shaffer.

Publication:
Malden, MA : Blackwell, 2005.
Series:
Blackwell companions to literature and culture ; 28
Format/Description:
Book
xix, 583 p. ; 26 cm.
Subjects:
English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
English fiction -- Irish authors -- History and criticism -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Ireland -- Intellectual life -- 20th century -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Ireland -- In literature -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Contents:
The literary response to the Second World War / Damon Marcel Decoste
The 'Angry' Decade and after / Dale Salwak
English dystopian satire in context / M. Keith Booker
The feminist novel in the wake of Virginia Woolf / Roberta Rubenstein
Postmodern fiction and the rise of critical theory / Patricia Waugh
The novel and the end of empire / Reed Way Dasenbrock
Postcolonial novels and theories / Feroza Jussawalla
Fictions of belonging : national identity, literary culture, and the novel in Ireland and Scotland / Gerard Carruthers
Black-British interventions / John Skinner
The recuperation of history in British and Irish fiction / Margaret Scanlan
The literary prize phenomenon in context / James F. English
Novelistic production and the publishing industry in Britain and Ireland / Claire Squires
The novel and the rise of film and video : adaptation and British cinema / Brian McFarlane
The English heritage industry and other trends in the novel at the millennium / Peter Childs
Samuel Beckett's Watt / S. E. Gontarski and Chris Ackerley
George Orwell's Animal farm and Nineteen eighty-four / Erika Gottlieb
Evelyn Waugh's Brideshead revisited and other late novels / Bernard Schweizer
Modernism's swansong : Malcolm Lowry's Under the volcano / Patrick A. McCarthy
Graham Greene's Heart of the matter and other late novels / Cedric Watts
William Golding's Lord of the flies and other early novels / Kevin McCarron
Amis, father and son / Merritt Moseley
Iris Murdoch / Margaret Moan Rowe
Academic satire : the campus novel in context / Kenneth Womack
Lawrence Durrell's Alexandria quartet / Julius Rowan Raper
The Oxford fantasists : C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. tolkien / Peter J. Schakel
Muriel Spark's The prime of Miss Jean Brodie / Bryan Cheyette
Doris Lessing's The golden notebook / Judith Kegan Gardiner
Jean Rhys's Wide Sargasso Sea / John J. Su
John Fowles's The French lieutenant's woman / James Acheson
Angela Carter / Nicola Pitchford
Margaret Drabble / Margaret Moan Rowe
V.S. Naipaul / Timothy Weiss
Salman Rushdie / Nico Israel
The irish novel after joyce / Donna Potts
Anita brookner / Cheryl Alexander Malcolm
Julian Barnes's Flaubert's parrot / Merritt Moseley
Kazuo Ishiguro's The remains of the day / Cynthia F. Wong
Ian McEwan / Rebecca L. Walkowitz
Graham Swift / Donald P. Kaczvinsky
The Scottish new wave / David Goldie
A.S. Byatt's Possession : a romance / Lynn Wells
Pat Barker's Regeneration trilogy / Anne Whitehead.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Shaffer, Brian W., 1960-
ISBN:
1405113758 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC:
54913818
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