9/11 and the Literature of Terror by Martin Randall

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By Martin Randall

Works via Don DeLillo, Martin Amis, Ian McEwan, Simon Armitage and Mohsin Hamid are mentioned relating to the categorical difficulties of writing approximately this sort of visually wonderful 'event' that has had huge, immense worldwide implications. different chapters examine preliminary responses to September 11, the interesting tensions among fiction and non-fiction, the problem of describing irritating historical past and the ways that the terrorist assaults were mentioned culturally within the decade considering September eleven.

Key Features
* Contributes to the growing to be literature on 11th of September, providing an over-view of a few of the most texts that experience represented the assaults and their aftermath
* concentrate on Don DeLillo: provides to the literature surrounding this significant novelist
* specialise in Martin Amis: provides to the turning out to be serious paintings in this a lot mentioned British novelist and essayist
* Man on Wire: offers a serious research of this Oscar successful movie concerning its indirect references to 9/1

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