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The Resource Post-war British women novelists and the canon, Nick Turner

Post-war British women novelists and the canon, Nick Turner

Label
Post-war British women novelists and the canon
Title
Post-war British women novelists and the canon
Statement of responsibility
Nick Turner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a monograph analysing a number of modern British women writers and the way in which the canon of post-war British writing has been formed. With the increasing number of books on contemporary fiction, there is a need for a work that examines whom we value, and why. These questions lie at the heart of this book which, by focusing on four novelists, literary and popular, interrogates the canon over the last fifty years. The argument unfolds to demonstrate that academic trends increasingly control canonicity, as do the demands of genre, the increasing commercialisation of literature, and t
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Turner, Nick
Dewey number
823/.914099287
Index
index present
LC call number
PR881
LC item number
.T87 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Continuum literary studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English fiction
  • English fiction
  • Canon (Literature)
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Canon (Literature)
  • English fiction
  • English fiction
Label
Post-war British women novelists and the canon, Nick Turner
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 166-186) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements; Introduction: The Field of Modern Women Writers; 1. Theories of the Canon; 2. Iris Murdoch; 3. Anita Brookner; 4. Ruth Rendell; 5. Emma Tennant; Conclusion: The Contemporary Scene; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
601907430
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (195 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441178886
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
259075
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)601907430
Label
Post-war British women novelists and the canon, Nick Turner
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 166-186) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements; Introduction: The Field of Modern Women Writers; 1. Theories of the Canon; 2. Iris Murdoch; 3. Anita Brookner; 4. Ruth Rendell; 5. Emma Tennant; Conclusion: The Contemporary Scene; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
601907430
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (195 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441178886
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
259075
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)601907430

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