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The Cambridge companion to the English short story

Author: Ann-Marie Einhaus
Publisher: New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2016.
Series: Cambridge companions to literature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This Companion provides an accessible overview of short fiction by writers from England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales, and other international sites. A collection of international experts examine the development of the short story in a variety of contexts from the early nineteenth century to the present. They consider how dramatic changes in the publishing landscape during this period - such as the rise of the fiction  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Englisch
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ann-Marie Einhaus
ISBN: 9781107084179 1107084172 1107446015 9781107446014
OCLC Number: 925497475
Description: xxiii, 232 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Ann-Marie Einhaus; Part I. Contexts --
1. Writing and publishing the short story / Paul March-Russell --
2. Social realism in the short story / Anthony Patterson --
3. The short story and the anxieties of Empire / Barbara Korte --
4. The short story, identity, space, and place / David Malcolm --
Part II. Periods --
5. Romantic short fiction / David Stewart --
6. Victorian short stories / John Plotz --
7. The short story in the early twentieth century / Ann-Marie Einhaus --
8. Mid-twentieth-century stories / Victoria Stewart --
9. The short story from postmodernism to the digital age / Maebh Long --
Part III. Genres --
10. Comic short fiction and its variety / Kate Macdonald --
11. The detective short story / Martin Priestman --
12. The gothic in short fiction / Luke Thurston --
13. The British science fiction story / Andrew M. Butler --
14. Microfiction / Marc Botha.
Series Title: Cambridge companions to literature.
Responsibility: edited by Ann-Marie Einhaus.

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Featuring fourteen essays from international experts, this Companion provides an accessible overview of English-language short fiction outside of North America. It discusses the development and  Read more...

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