Download e-book for iPad: The Novel and Europe (Palgrave Studies in Modern European by Andrew Hammond
By Andrew Hammond
This e-book examines the ways that fiction has addressed the continent because the moment international warfare. Drawing on novelists from Europe and somewhere else, the amount analyzes the literary reaction to seven dominant issues (ideas of Europe, clash, borders, empire, unification, migration, and marginalization), providing a ground-breaking examine of the way smooth and modern writers have participated within the eu debate. The 16 essays view the selected writers, no longer as representatives of nationwide literatures, yet as contributors in transcontinental dialogue that has happened throughout borders, cultures, and languages. In doing so, the individuals bring up questions about the types of energy working throughout and radiating from Europe, not easy either the institutionalized divisions of the chilly warfare and the triumphalist narrative of continental team spirit presently being written in Brussels.