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Published: 04 February 2016

624 Pages


ISBN: 9780198749394

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The Oxford History of the Novel in English

Volume 7: British and Irish Fiction Since 1940

Edited by Peter Boxall and Bryan Cheyette

Oxford History of the Novel in English

  • The latest volume in the Oxford History of the Novel series
  • Provides the fullest and most up-to-date account of the post-war novel
  • Includes popular and literary forms of the novel, allowing a critical understanding of how these forms are intertwined with one another
  • Allows for a fuller sense of the historical foundations of the contemporary
  • Relates the post-war novel to film and television, overcoming a tendency to separate these forms of cultural production into separate spheres
  • Includes regional, national, global, and ethnic fiction to encourage a study of nation and novel in a fuller context