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Common writing : essays on literary culture and public debate / Stefan Collini.

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Subject: English literature > 20th century > History and criticism.
English literature > 19th century > History and criticism.
Literature and society > Great Britain > History.
Great Britain > Intellectual life > 20th century.

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  • ISBN: 9780191818776
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016.

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General Note: This edition previously issued in print: 2016.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: In a series of penetrating and readable essays, Stefan Collini explores aspects of the literary and intellectual culture of Britain from the early twentieth century to the present. He focuses chiefly on writers, critics, historians, and journalists who occupied wider public roles as cultural commentators or intellectuals, as well as on the periodicals and other genres through which they attempted to reach such audiences. Among the figures discussed are T.S. Eliot, Graham Greene, J.B. Priestley, C.S. Lewis, Kingsley Amis, Nikolaus Pevsner, and Hugh Trevor-Roper.
Source of Description Note: Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on April 26, 2016).
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