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Ian McEwan : contemporary critical perspectives

Author: Sebastian Groes
Publisher: London ; New York : Continuum, ©2009.
Series: Contemporary critical perspectives series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ian McEwan is one of the most significant, and controversial, British novelists working in the contemporary period. This guide brings together a collection of perspectives on McEwan's oeuvre, not only covering the early works and his writing for the screen but also incorporating detailed and original analyses of the later work.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Ian McEwan; Ian McEwan; Ian McEwan; Ian / Criticism and interpretation McEwan
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sebastian Groes
ISBN: 9780826497215 0826497217 0826497225 9780826497222
OCLC Number: 245564025
Description: xvii, 153 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Cartography of the contemporary: mapping newness in the work of Ian McEwan / Sebastian Groes --
Surrealist encounters in Ian McEwan's early work / Jeannette Baxter --
'Profoundly dislocating and infinite in possibility': Ian McEwan's screenwriting / M. Hunter Hayes and Sebastian Groes --
The Innocent as anti-oedipal critique of cultural pornography / Claire Colebrook --
Words of war, war of words: Atonement and the question of plagiarism / Natasha Alden --
Postmodernism and the ethics of fiction in Atonement / Alistair Cormack --
Ian McEwan's modernist time: Atonement and Saturday / Laura Marcus --
Ian McEwan and the modernist consciousness of the city in Saturday / Sebastian Groes --
On Chesil Beach: another 'overrated' novella? / Dominic Head --
Journeys without maps: an interview with Ian McEwan / Jon Cook, Sebastian Groes and Victor Sage.
Series Title: Contemporary critical perspectives series.
Responsibility: edited by Sebastian Groes ; [preface by Matt Ridley].

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Features critical essays on Ian McEwan, covering his novels, including "Saturday", "On Chesil Beach" and an analysis of the film adaptation of "Enduring Love'. This reader presents perspectives on  Read more...

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