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New Model Island : how to build a radical culture beyond the idea of England

Author: Alex Niven
Publisher: London : Repeater, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : A Repeater Books paperback original [edition]View all editions and formats
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In the early twenty-first century, 'Englishness' suddenly became a hot topic. A rash of art exhibitions, pop albums and coffee table books arrived on the scene, all desperate to recover England's lost national soul. But when we clear away the patriotic stereotypes, we begin to see the fundamental ways in which England does not -- and perhaps should not -- exist at all. In this provocative text combining polemic and  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alex Niven
ISBN: 9781912248254 1912248255
OCLC Number: 1124271056
Description: 147 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Alex Niven.

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A study of place, identity, music, politics and regionalism which calls for a radical restructuring of the British Isles.  Read more...

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"Looking for a new England? Alex Niven draws on our diverse identities to forge a radical vision of a once and future land." - Billy Bragg"One of the sharpest, most unusual critics writing today, and Read more...

 
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