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British women writing fiction [electronic resource] / edited by Abby H.P. Werlock ; foreword by Regina Barreca.
INITIAL_TITLE_SRCH:
British women writing fiction [electronic resource] / edited by Abby H.P. Werlock ; foreword by Regina Barreca.
Publication Date:
2000
ISBN:
9780585300917

9780817391348
Bibliography Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Foreword / Regina Barreca -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction / Abby P. Werlock -- Iris Murdoch: mapping the country of desire / Roberta White -- "Transformed and translated": the colonized reader of Doris Lessing's Canopus in Argos space fiction / Susan Rowland -- P.D. James and the dissociation of sensibility / Eric Nelson -- Retrofitting the Raj: Ruth Prawer Jhabvala and the uses and abuses of the past / Judie Newman -- Anita Brookner: on reaching for the sun / Kate Fullbrook -- "Witness to their vanishing": Elain.
Abstract:
"British women in the second half of the 20th century have produced a body of work that is as diverse as it is entertaining. This book offers an informal, jargon-free introduction to the fiction of sixteen contemporary writers either brought up or now living in England. Book jacket."--Jacket.
Content Type:
text
Carrier Type:
online resource
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Language:
English
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