The Counter-Memorial Impulse in Twentieth-Century English Fiction

ISBN: 9780230577145

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A wide-ranging study that examines the tendency in 20th-century English fiction to treat grief as an occasion for social critique, unconventional readings of works by Ford, Lessing, and Winterson demonstrate how narrative experimentation in this period responds to socio-historic conditions like post-imperial melancholy, nuclear fear and homophobia.

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Title:
The Counter-Memorial Impulse in Twentieth-Century English Fiction
ISBN-13:
9780230577145
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Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Published Date:
20091112
Edition:
1
Binding
Hardback
Pages:
182
Language:
English
Product Dim.:
8.50 H x 5.51 W (inches)

SARAH HENSTRA is Assistant Professor of English at Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada. She has previously published in such journals as Papers in Language and Literature, Studies in the Novel, Textual Practice, and Twentieth Century Literature.

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SARAH HENSTRA is Assistant Professor of English at Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada. She has previously published in such journals as Papers in Language and Literature, Studies in the Novel, Textual Practice, and Twentieth Century Literature.

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