Journals Higher Education



Published: 05 March 2019

688 Pages


ISBN: 9780198745419

Bookseller Code (AQ)

The Oxford History of the Novel in English

Volume 10: The Novel in South and South East Asia since 1945

Edited by Alex Tickell

Oxford History of the Novel in English

  • An original and wide-ranging assessment of the novel in English of South Asia and South East Asia after 1945 with contributions from expert critics
  • Provides multiple approaches with chapters on key authors, regions, themes, and genre
  • Includes comprehensive survey chapters on India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Mainland China, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, and Myanmar
  • A uniquely comparative view of anglophone traditions of the novel across regions of Asia that are rarely discussed together
  • Includes a comprehensive introduction that provides a scholarly summary of the field
  • Accessible and clear layout with an easy to navigate structure