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By Michèle Mendelssohn,Denis Flannery

This groundbreaking, cross-generic assortment is the 1st to contemplate the whole breadth of Alan Hollinghurst's Booker Prize-winning writing. centred in the course of the notion of impact, the amount addresses severe concerns surrounding the paintings of Britain's most vital modern novelist. It encompasses provocative and well timed matters starting from homosexual visible cultures and representations, to Victorian, modernist and modern literature, in addition to race and empire, theatre and cinema, eros and economics. The booklet unearths the attention-grabbing highbrow and affective subject that lies underneath the polished keep an eye on and wonderful kind of Hollinghurst's paintings. along contributions by means of unusual British and American critics, the publication contains an unpublished interview with Hollinghurst.

Alan Hollinghurst: Writing lower than the effect makes use of an inventive diversity of severe techniques to supply the main authoritative and leading edge account to be had of Hollinghurst's works.

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