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208 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719069727

Bookseller Code (06)


The revision of Englishness

David Rogers and John McLeod

Published by Manchester University Press

  • This is an exciting and provocative collection of essays which registers the changes to Englishness since the 1950s
  • Explores how Englishness has been revised for a variety of aesthetic and political purposes and makes a ground-breaking contribution to the contemporary debates surrounding Englishness in literary and cultural studies
  • Addresses a wide range of genres and cultures, fiction, poetry and film, Jewish England, South Asian England, suburbia, English poetry and contemporary English novels
  • Combines critical discourse with more personalised forms of address, making the collection accessible for the non-specialist
  • Features several very well-known and important writers, including Alan Sinfield, David Gervais, James Wood and Bart Moore-Gilbert

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