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Published: 29 February 2020

288 Pages | 10 black and white and 22 color illustrations

9 x 6 inches

ISBN: 9781789620290

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The Journal of Keith Vaughan

Alex Belsey

Liverpool University Press

Liverpool English Texts and Studies LUP

  • The first book to provide a comprehensive critical reading of the extraordinary journal of post-war painter Keith Vaughan
  • Considers Vaughan's journal as a major literary document of its time
  • Based on close textual analysis of the unpublished original journal manuscripts held at Tate Archive
  • Provides a sustained argument on the constructed nature of the 'artist' persona in early and mid-twentieth-century culture