Contemporary British Women Writers

Narrative Strategies

  • Robert E. HosmerJr.

About this book

Introduction

Contemporary British Women Writers is a collection of ten essays, each devoted to an important novelist and written by a distinguished scholar. Included in this volume are Sybille Bedford, Anita Brookner, A.S. Byatt, Angela Carter, Isabel Colegate, Penelope Fitzgerald, Susan Hill, Molly Keane, Muriel Spark, and Fay Weldon. Each essay focuses on several novels, selected to reveal the novelist's consistent concerns and characteristic strategies. Individual bibliographies provide a full sense of the novelist's work as well as a discriminating guide to the best critical work available.

Keywords

fiction novel women

Editors and affiliations

  • Robert E. HosmerJr.
    • 1
  1. 1.Smith CollegeNorthamptonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-22565-1
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1993
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature & Performing Arts Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-22567-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-22565-1
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