Writing Englishness: An Introductory Sourcebook
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BeschreibungWhat did it mean in the first half of the 20th century to say "I am English"? This collection contains extracts, drawn from a wide range of sources of the time including letters, diaries, journalism, fiction, poems, parliamentary speeches and government reports, which all raise this question.
InhaltsverzeichnisJ.B. Priestley, "Little Englanders"; E.M. Forster, "Middle-Class English People Smell"; T.S. Eliot, "What is Part of Our Culture is Also Part of Our Lived Religion" (from "Notes Towards the Definition of Culture"); Edward Thomas, "The Village"; Virgina Woolf, "Her Sex and Her Class has Very Little to Thank England For ..."; Churchill, "Victory at All Costs"; Vita Sackville-West, "Cricket"; George Orwell, "Boy's Weeklies"; Daphne Du Maurier, "Losing Manderley"; D.H. Lawrence, "Nottingham and the Mining Country". (Part contents).
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: ROUTLEDGE CHAPMAN HALL
Erscheinungsdatum: November 2005
Seitenanzahl: 304 Seiten