By Nick Hubble,Philip Tew,Leigh Wilson
From the autumn of the Berlin Wall to the flip of the millennium, the Nineteen Nineties witnessed a realignment of worldwide politics. opposed to the altering overseas scene, this quantity makes use of occasions overseas and in Britain to ascertain and clarify the alterations occurring in British fiction, together with: the party of nationwide identities, fuelled by way of the movement towards political devolution in Northern eire, Scotland and Wales; the literary optimism in city ethnic fictions written through a brand new new release of authors, born and raised in Britain; the recognition of neo-Victorian fiction.
serious surveys are balanced by way of in-depth readings of labor by means of the authors who outlined the last decade, together with A.S. Byatt, Hanif Kureishi, Will Self, Caryl Phillips and Irvine Welsh: an technique that illustrates precisely how their key subject matters and issues healthy in the social and political situations of the decade.
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1990s, The: A Decade of Contemporary British Fiction (The Decades Series) by Nick Hubble,Philip Tew,Leigh Wilson