Pat Barker

Pat Barker

by Sharon Monteith

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780746309001
Publisher: Northcote House Publishers, Limited
Publication date: 11/29/1999
Series: Writers and Their Work Series
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.37(d)

About the Author

Sharon Monteith is Professor in American Studies at the University of Nottingham. She has published widely on British and American fiction. Her most recent books are Gender and the Civil Rights Movement (1999) and Advancing Sisterhood? (2000) She is currently editing Contemporary British Fiction: Interviews with Novelists and Critical Perspectives on Pat Barker.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgementsviii
Biographical Outlineix
Abbreviations and Referencesxii
1Introduction1
2Stories of 'the other Britain': Union Street and Blow Your House Down11
3'You don't kill time, time kills you': Storytelling and Liza's England28
4Performing the Self: The Man Who Wasn't There42
5'We will remember them': The Regeneration Trilogy53
6Looking Forward into the Past: Another World80
7Understanding not Condemning: Border Crossing94
8Postscript108
Notes111
Select Bibliography122
Index129

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