The Queer Cultures of 1930s Prose: Language, Identity and Performance in Interwar Britain

The Queer Cultures of 1930s Prose: Language, Identity and Performance in Interwar Britain

by Charlotte Charteris

Hardcover(1st ed. 2019)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783030024130
Publisher: Springer International Publishing
Publication date: 01/05/2019
Edition description: 1st ed. 2019
Pages: 285
Product dimensions: 5.83(w) x 8.27(h) x (d)

About the Author

Charlotte Charteris is a former Leverhulme Early Career Fellow in English and By-Fellow of Churchill College, Cambridge, specializing in literature of the fin-de-siècle, modernist and mid-twentieth-century periods, with a particular interest in queer studies and the aesthetics of transgression.

Table of Contents


Introduction: Language, Identity and Performance.- Part I: Christopher Isherwood and the Auden Generation.- Part II: Evelyn Waugh and the Bright Young People.- Part III: Patrick Hamilton and the Fitzrovians.- Afterword: James Hanley and the Liverpool-Irish.- Select Bibliography.- Index

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