Contemporary British Literature and Culture (Introduction to British Literature & Culture)

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9780826489678: Contemporary British Literature and Culture (Introduction to British Literature & Culture)
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The guide to contemporary British literature and culture introduces literature and its context since 1979. It includes the work of a wide range of major novelists, poets and playwrights which includes Salman Rushdie and Jeanette Winterson; Mark Ravenhill and Sarah Kane; Carol Ann Duffy and Paul Muldoon; an overview of the cultural and intellectual background including philosophy, politics, technology and visual culture; concise explanations of key terms needed to understand the literature and criticism; key critical approaches to modernism from contemporary critics to the present; a chronology mapping social and political events and literary works and further reading including websites and electronic resource.

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'Concept looks good ... I like the idea... they should do very well'--Lee Morgan, Head of Sales at Compass 'This looks excellent; I shall look forward to seeing the first texts.' - Jennifer Nicholson, University of Newcastle 'your new series looks interesting and timely' - Professor Elaine Treharne, University of Leicester (Chair of the English Association) 'this is a book which we would like our first years to have read - a guide which gives the information without which a student would be entirely at sea.' - Professor Lisa Hopkins, Sheffield Hallam University (from proposal) Concept looks good ... I like the idea... they should do very well "Blurb from reviewer" 'This looks excellent; I shall look forward to seeing the first texts.' - Jennifer Nicholson, University of Newcastle "Blurb from reviewer" 'your new series looks interesting and timely' - Professor Elaine Treharne, University of Leicester (Chair of the English Association) "Blurb from reviewer" 'this is a book which we would like our first years to have read - a guide which gives the information without which a student would be entirely at sea.' - Professor Lisa Hopkins, Sheffield Hallam University (from proposal) "Blurb from reviewer""

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Sean Matthews is Director of Studies in the School of Modern Languages and Cultures at the University of Nottingham Malaysia.

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ISBN 10:  0826489680 ISBN 13:  9780826489685
Publisher: Continuum Publishing Corporation, 2015
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