ISBN 9780387708041,State of the Novel

State of the Novel


Dominic Head



Wiley Black Publisher

Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9780387708041

ISBN-10 0387708049

Hard Back

Number of Pages 184 Pages
Language (English)
Part of the Blackwell Manifestos series, The State of the Novel offers a lively, yet rigorous investigation into the state and future of the contemporary British novel written by an expert in the field. Evaluates the state of the 'serious literary' novel and novel criticism Prominent treatment is paid to the 'internationalization' of the novel in English Offers a manifesto on contemporary fiction from an expert in this field; Dominic Head is best known for his Cambridge Introduction to Modern British Fiction 1950-2000 Establishes the shared interests of contemporary theorists of the novel, cultural commentators, and novel consumers An ideal supplementary text for students and faculty interested in the novel and contemporary fiction

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