Money Speculation and Finance in Contemporary British Fiction

A key monograph surveying the portrayal of finance and money in British fiction over the last thirty years.

Money  Speculation and Finance in Contemporary British Fiction

A key monograph surveying the portrayal of finance and money in British fiction over the last thirty years.

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Money, Speculation and Finance in Contemporary British Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Nicky Marsh
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-11-22 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Fiction has become increasingly concerned with the political and imaginative significance of finance, speculation and the money markets - from Ian Fleming's Goldfinger to Jonathan Coe's What a Carve Up and Martin Amis' Money. This book argues that recent British fiction demystifies the 'weightless' economy of contemporary money and critiques
Money, Speculation and Finance in Contemporary British Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 162
Authors: Nicky Marsh
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: A&C Black

A key monograph surveying the portrayal of finance and money in British fiction over the last thirty years.
Marginality in the Contemporary British Novel
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Nicola Allen
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-27 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The 'Marginal' as a concept has become an integral part of the British novel as it stands at the turn of the century. Both popular and literary fiction since the mid-1970s has seen an increasing emphasis on the marginal subject. This study offers readings of a wide range of contemporary
The Cambridge Companion to British Fiction, 1945-2010
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: David James
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The Cambridge Companion to British Fiction since 1945 provides insight into the critical traditions shaping the literary landscape of modern Britain.
Aesthetics and Ethics in Twenty-First Century British Novels
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Peter Childs, James Green
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-15 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

A fresh set of concerns face the twenty-first century British novelist. In this study of the four key novelists Zadie Smith, Nadeem Aslam, Hari Kunzru and David Mitchell, the the changes in narrative approaches and critical directions of a new post-1989 fiction are explored. Close readings of the writers are