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Abdulrazak Gurnah's 'paradise'

Nasta, Susheila (2004). Abdulrazak Gurnah's 'paradise'. In: Johnson, David ed. The popular and the canonical: debating twentieth-century literature 1940-2000. Twentieth-century literature: texts and debates. Abingdon, UK: Routledge, pp. 294–343.

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Discusses question of literary value and the Booker Prize. Provides new material on Gurnah's shortlisted novel Paradise in the light of prize debates; also contains new and original material on the novel and its composition.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 0-415-35169-3, 978-0-415-35169-0
Keywords: Modern literature; Popular literature; canon (literature)
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Humanities > English & Creative Writing
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Humanities
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Research Group: Postcolonial and Global Literatures Research Group (PGL)
Item ID: 3192
Depositing User: Susheila Nasta
Date Deposited: 07 Sep 2006
Last Modified: 06 Aug 2019 08:24
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