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Literary Politics

The Politics of Literature and the Literature of Politics

  • Deborah Philips
  • Katy Shaw

About this book

Introduction

Literary Politics identifies and debates competing definitions of 'English Studies' as an academic subject, celebrates the diversity of contemporary literary studies, and demonstrates the ways in which a range of literary texts can be understood as politically engaged, sometimes in unexpected ways.

Keywords

children English literature English studies fiction George Bernard Shaw literary studies Narrative novel William Shakespeare

Editors and affiliations

  • Deborah Philips
    • 1
  • Katy Shaw
    • 1
  1. 1.University of BrightonUK

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