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By Michèle Mendelssohn,Denis Flannery

This groundbreaking, cross-generic assortment is the 1st to contemplate the full breadth of Alan Hollinghurst's Booker Prize-winning writing. concentrated during the suggestion of impression, the quantity addresses serious concerns surrounding the paintings of Britain's most vital modern novelist. It encompasses provocative and well timed matters 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 e-book unearths the interesting highbrow and affective subject that lies underneath the polished keep an eye on and brilliant sort of Hollinghurst's paintings. along contributions through special British and American critics, the ebook comprises an unpublished interview with Hollinghurst.

Alan Hollinghurst: Writing lower than the effect makes use of an artistic diversity of severe methods to supply the main authoritative and leading edge account to be had of Hollinghurst's works.

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