Narratives of Class in New Irish and Scottish Literature

From Joyce to Kelman, Doyle, Galloway, and McNamee

  • Authors
  • Mary M. McGlynn

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Mary M. McGlynn
    Pages 1-32
  3. Mary M. McGlynn
    Pages 173-194
  4. Mary M. McGlynn
    Pages 195-196
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 197-236

About this book


This book argues that the outskirts of cities have become spaces for a new literature beyond boundaries of traditional notions of nation, class, and gender. Includes discussions of Booker Prize winners Roddy Doyle and James Kelman.


Cultural Studies English literature gender Modernism Narrative novel Tradition

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