The Novel Now: Contemporary British Fiction

The Novel Now: Contemporary British Fiction

Richard Bradford

The Novel Now is an clever and interesting survey of up to date British fiction.

  • Discusses prevalent names comparable to Martin Amis, Ian McEwan, Salman Rushdie, and Angela Carter and compares them with newer authors, together with David Mitchell, Ali Smith, A.L. Kennedy, Matt Thorne, Nicola Barker, and Toby Litt
  • Incorporates unique assurance of subgenres corresponding to chick lit, lad lit, homosexual fiction, crime fiction, and the ancient novel
  • Discusses the ways that notions of local id and tribalist perspectives have surfaced in united kingdom and Irish fiction, and the way post-Imperial sensibility has turn into a characteristic of the ‘British’ novel
  • Situates modern fiction inside of its socio-cultural and literary contexts.

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