Narratives of Memory

British Writing of the 1940s

  • Authors
  • Victoria¬†Stewart

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Victoria Stewart
    Pages 1-19
  3. Victoria Stewart
    Pages 20-57
  4. Victoria Stewart
    Pages 58-93
  5. Victoria Stewart
    Pages 94-131
  6. Victoria Stewart
    Pages 132-167
  7. Victoria Stewart
    Pages 168-174
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 175-218

About this book


This book identifies memory a previously unexamined concern in both literary and popular writing of the 1940s. Emphasizing the use of memory as a structural device, this book traces developments in narrative, during and immediately after the war. Authors include Margery Allingham, Elizabeth Bowen, Graham Greene, Patrick Hamilton and Denton Welch.


bibliography knowledge media memory Narrative time writing

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