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Some postwar English novelists.

Joseph S. Rippier

Some postwar English novelists.

by Joseph S. Rippier

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Published by Diesterweg in Frankfurt/Main .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    SeriesStudien zur Sprache und Literatur Englands, 1, Studien zur Sprache und Literatur Englands, 1
    The Physical Object
    Pagination208 p. ;
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20303396M

      The Patrick Melrose Novels (Edward St Aubyn, ) The Jewel in the Crown (Paul Scott, ) Excellent Women (Barbara Pym, ) His Dark Materials (Philip Pullman, English literature - English literature - The novel: Such ambitious debates on society and human nature ran parallel with the explorations of a literary form finding new popularity with a large audience, the novel. Daniel Defoe came to sustained prose fiction late in a career of quite various, often disputatious writing. The variety of interests that he had pursued in all his occasional .

    His previous publications include The Short Stories of Sean O’Faolain: A Study in Descriptive Techniques,and Some Postwar English Novelists, a volume of short stories, Goodnight, Morning, and collections of poetry, Seasons & Remembrance, Beginnings, Endings, Past Present, Against the Stream and Late Motley. For postwar English novelists, political fiction has a relatively clear point of departure, lending this national tradition its particular cohesion: George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four (), a paradigmatic political novel from a writer taken—if at times too uncritically—to beAuthor: Jackson Ayres.

      If we’re counting by literary influence, Ulysses was biggest book of the 20s by far—the most important Modernist text and certainly one of the most important novels ever written.“Ulysses,” T. S. Eliot told Virginia Woolf, “destroyed the whole of the 19th left Joyce himself with nothing to write another book on. It showed up the futility of all the English . Art, History, and Postwar Fiction explores the ways in which novelists responded to the visual arts from the aftermath of the Second World War to the present day. If art had long served as a foil to enable novelists to reflect on their craft, this book argues that in the postwar period, novelists turned to the visual arts to develop new ways of conceptualizing the relationship between.


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The postwar period covers some of the most turbulent times of the century: enormous numbers of refugees trying to return home or find a new country, rising anti-colonial independence movements. comprised a group of English novelists and playwrights, mostly having lower-middle or working-class, and with university background.

No clearly definable trends have appeared in English fiction since the time of the Post-World War II School of writers, the so-called angry young men of the s and s. This group, which included the novelistsFile Size: KB. BBC Culture contributor Jane Ciabattari polled 82 book critics from outside the UK, to pick Britain s best novels ever – this is what some had to say about the top choices.

SOME TAME GAZELLE was her first published book () and it's a quietly acute look at English middle class life in the immediate post-WWII period. Two retired sisters live together in a village. (As Pym and her sister would in their later years.) Cited by: 5.

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Postwar," by the late Tony Judt, is the type of book for which the term magisterial might have been invented. Judt takes an enormous amount of information and condenses it down to a manageable narrative, not in the service of some overarching thesis, but simply to communicate the basic history of the period (namely, from World War Two until /5().

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Barbara Pym (–) was a bestselling and award-winning English novelist. Her first book, Some Tame Gazelle (), launched her career as a writer beloved for her social comedies of class and manners.

Pym is the only author to be named twice in a Times Literary Supplement list of “the most underrated novelists of the century.” She produced thirteen /5(7). Such change and conflict is fertile ground for novelists as these recommended post-war novels demonstrate, all set in the years following the Second World War.

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In this book, I hope to have shown how novelists writing about the Montreal of the postwar decades were challenged – in some ways stimulated, in others stymied – by the peculiar character and self-conception of the city they saw.

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The period in time from the end of World War II up until, roughly, the late s and early s saw the publication of some of the most popular works in American history such as To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper last few of the more realistic modernists along with the wildly Romantic beatniks largely dominated the period, while the direct respondents to America’s .The book hurt the religious sentiments of many, and was considered by many to be an exploitation of the freedom given to novelists to express their thoughts.

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