Download e-book for kindle: Alan Hollinghurst: Writing Under the Influence by Michèle Mendelssohn,Denis Flannery

By Michèle Mendelssohn,Denis Flannery

This groundbreaking, cross-generic assortment is the 1st to think about the total breadth of Alan Hollinghurst's Booker Prize-winning writing. targeted during the inspiration of impression, the quantity addresses serious matters surrounding the paintings of Britain's most crucial modern novelist. It encompasses provocative and well timed topics 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 ebook unearths the attention-grabbing highbrow and affective topic that lies underneath the polished keep watch over and marvelous form of Hollinghurst's paintings. along contributions via exotic British and American critics, the e-book contains an unpublished interview with Hollinghurst.

Alan Hollinghurst: Writing less than the impression makes use of an artistic variety of serious methods to supply the main authoritative and cutting edge account on hand of Hollinghurst's works.

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