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Family and the Scottish working-class novel, 1984-1994

a study of novels by Janice Galloway ... [et al.]

by Horst Prillinger

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Published by Peter Lang in Frankfurt am Main, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Scottish fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • Working class writings -- History and criticism,
    • Domestic fiction -- History and criticism,
    • Working class in literature,
    • Family in literature,
    • Scotland -- In literature

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHorst Prillinger.
      SeriesScottish studies international ;, v. 29
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR8603 .P75 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination229 p. ;
      Number of Pages229
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6792155M
      ISBN 100820447315, 3631360959
      LC Control Number00056774

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      Prillinger, Horst, Family and the Scottish Working-Class Novel A study of novels by Janice Galloway, Alasdair Gray, Robin Jenkins, James Kelman, A. L. Kennedy, William McIlvanney, Agnes Owens, Alan Spence and George Friel, (paperback € ) 'They fuck you up, your mum and dad,' the poet Philip Larkin wrote a few decades ago. Explore books by Horst Prillinger with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £

      Mr Singh has disappeared. A concussed novel 4 copies, 1 review. Family and the Scottish Working-Class Novel, A Study of Novels. From the s Scottish literature enjoyed another major revival, particularly associated with a group of Glasgow writers focused around meetings in the house of critic, poet and teacher Philip Hobsbaum (–). Also important in the movement was Peter Kravitz, editor of Polygon Books. These included Alasdair Gray (b. ), whose epic Lanark () built on the working class novel to.


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