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An introduction to contemporary fiction : international writing in English since 1970, edited by Rod Mengham

Label
An introduction to contemporary fiction : international writing in English since 1970
Title
An introduction to contemporary fiction
Title remainder
international writing in English since 1970
Statement of responsibility
edited by Rod Mengham
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.91409
Index
index present
LC call number
PR883
LC item number
.I68 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1953-
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Mengham, Rod
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  • English fiction
  • American fiction
  • Commonwealth fiction (English)
  • Fictie
  • Engels
  • Amerikaans
  • Postkolonialisme
  • Littérature anglophone
  • Roman anglais
  • Roman américain
  • Littérature anglaise
  • Commonwealth
  • Roman
  • USA
  • Englisches Sprachgebiet
  • Englisch
Label
An introduction to contemporary fiction : international writing in English since 1970, edited by Rod Mengham
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-242) and index
Contents
Constructions of identity in post-1970 experimental fiction / Kathleen M. Wheeler -- The power to tell: rape, race and writing in Afro-American women's fiction / Maud Ellman -- Looking awry: tropes of disability in post-colonial writing / Ato Quayson -- Movement in fiction / John Harvey -- The dissident imagination: Beckett's late prose fiction / Drew Milne -- The mutations of William Burroughs / Geoff Ward -- 1973 the end of history: cultural change according to Muriel Spark / Rod Mengham -- Oswald our contemporary: Don DeLillo's Libra / N.H. Reeve -- Graham Swift and the mourning after / Adrian Poole -- Mapping the margins: translation, invasion and Celtic islands in Brian Moore and John Fuller / Sophie Gilmartin -- The uses of impurity: fiction and fundamentalism in Salman Rushdie and Jeanette Winterson / Mark Wormald -- Sex, violence and complicity: Martin Amis and Ian McEwan / Kiernan Ryan -- Can fiction swear? James Kelman and the Booker Prize / Geoff Gilbert
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 245 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035709040
Label
An introduction to contemporary fiction : international writing in English since 1970, edited by Rod Mengham
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-242) and index
Contents
Constructions of identity in post-1970 experimental fiction / Kathleen M. Wheeler -- The power to tell: rape, race and writing in Afro-American women's fiction / Maud Ellman -- Looking awry: tropes of disability in post-colonial writing / Ato Quayson -- Movement in fiction / John Harvey -- The dissident imagination: Beckett's late prose fiction / Drew Milne -- The mutations of William Burroughs / Geoff Ward -- 1973 the end of history: cultural change according to Muriel Spark / Rod Mengham -- Oswald our contemporary: Don DeLillo's Libra / N.H. Reeve -- Graham Swift and the mourning after / Adrian Poole -- Mapping the margins: translation, invasion and Celtic islands in Brian Moore and John Fuller / Sophie Gilmartin -- The uses of impurity: fiction and fundamentalism in Salman Rushdie and Jeanette Winterson / Mark Wormald -- Sex, violence and complicity: Martin Amis and Ian McEwan / Kiernan Ryan -- Can fiction swear? James Kelman and the Booker Prize / Geoff Gilbert
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 245 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035709040

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