A.S. Byatt (New British Fiction) by Mariadele Boccardi

By Mariadele Boccardi

A. S. Byatt is without doubt one of the most well-liked and significantly acclaimed modern writers. This new research offers a full of life and designated exploration of her fiction and non-fiction, and examines Byatt's paintings within the gentle of postmodern issues with language, narrative and self-referentiality.

Ideal for college kids and normal readers alike, A. S. Byatt features:
• a helping timeline of key dates
• biographical and cultural research of key texts corresponding to Possession and the new The kid's Book
• dialogue of the whole diversity of Byatt's literary output, together with her novels, brief tales and demanding writings
• a survey of chosen landmark interviews
• a accomplished evaluation of the serious reception of Byatt's work.

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