Alan Hollinghurst: Writing Under the Influence by Michèle Mendelssohn,Denis Flannery

By Michèle Mendelssohn,Denis Flannery

This groundbreaking, cross-generic assortment is the 1st to think about the whole breadth of Alan Hollinghurst's Booker Prize-winning writing. concentrated throughout the suggestion of impact, the quantity addresses serious matters 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 publication finds the attention-grabbing highbrow and affective subject that lies underneath the polished keep watch over and impressive sort of Hollinghurst's paintings. along contributions by means of uncommon British and American critics, the booklet comprises an unpublished interview with Hollinghurst.

Alan Hollinghurst: Writing lower than the impression makes use of an artistic variety of severe methods to supply the main authoritative and cutting edge account on hand of Hollinghurst's works.

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