On Histories And Stories
Random House, 22 okt. 2018 - 208 pagina's
In her powerful opening essays - 'Fathers', 'Forefathers' and 'Ancestors' - A. S. Byatt considers the renaissance of the historical novel and discusses particularly the novel of wartime experience; the surprising variety of distant pasts that British writers have invented; and the new 'Darwinian novel'.
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On histories and stories: selected essaysGebruikersrecensie - Not Available - Book Verdict
In these seven essays, the British novelist Byatt examines many themes: the historical novel as created by 20th-century English writers, the relations between scholarship and the creation of fiction ... Volledige review lezen
Review: On Histories and StoriesGebruikersrecensie - David (Dafydd) - Goodreads
Not used to reading literary criticism but I have long admired AS Byatt. I became totally engrossed in this book and fascinated by many of the writers she cites, some of whom I'm ashamed to say, I ... Volledige review lezen