New PDF release: Alan Hollinghurst: Writing Under the Influence

By Michèle Mendelssohn,Denis Flannery

This groundbreaking, cross-generic assortment is the 1st to think about the full breadth of Alan Hollinghurst's Booker Prize-winning writing. targeted during the idea of effect, the quantity addresses severe concerns surrounding the paintings of Britain's most vital modern novelist. It encompasses provocative and well timed matters starting from homosexual visible cultures and representations, to Victorian, modernist and modern literature, in addition to race and empire, theatre and cinema, eros and economics. The e-book unearths the interesting highbrow and affective subject that lies underneath the polished keep watch over and magnificent sort of Hollinghurst's paintings. along contributions by means of unique British and American critics, the booklet contains an unpublished interview with Hollinghurst.

Alan Hollinghurst: Writing less than the effect makes use of an inventive diversity of serious methods to supply the main authoritative and leading edge account to be had of Hollinghurst's works.

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Alan Hollinghurst: Writing Under the Influence by Michèle Mendelssohn,Denis Flannery


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