A detailed examination of the growing genre of British fiction featuring archives and archival research, from A.S. Byatt's Booker Prize?winning Possession to the paperback thrillers of popular novelists.In the small world of literary criticism, contemporary British fiction - though widely read, reviewed, and taught - often falls between ... However, good criticism, just like good car repair or cooking, requires the use of some specialized language. All literary-critical jargon has been defined right where it first appears, though in the interests of brevity, I have not redefined terms when I use them more than once.
|Title||:||Romances of the Archive in Contemporary British Fiction|
|Publisher||:||University of Toronto Press - 2003|