By Helen Stoddart
A hugely unique and influential paintings of contemporary British literature, Angela Carter’s Nights on the Circus combines a beautifully artistic plot with a robust political undertone. the result's an emotive and provocative novel, which has attracted a lot serious cognizance from a variety of views together with poststructuralism, gender reviews, postmodernism and psychoanalysis.
This advisor to Angela Carter’s complicated novel, presents:
- an obtainable creation to the textual content and contexts of Nights on the Circus
a serious historical past, surveying the various interpretations of the textual content from book to the current
- a number of new severe essays at the Nights on the Circus, via Heather Johnson, Jeannette Baxter, Sarah Sceats and Helen Stoddart, offering numerous views at the novel and lengthening the insurance of key severe methods pointed out within the survey part
- cross-references among sections of the consultant, so one can recommend hyperlinks among texts, contexts and feedback
- suggestions for extra studying.
Part of the Routledge publications to Literature sequence, this quantity is key analyzing for all these starting specified examine of Nights on the Circus and looking not just a advisor to the radical, yet a manner throughout the wealth of contextual and significant fabric that surrounds Carter’s text.
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Angela Carter's Nights at the Circus: A Routledge Study Guide (Routledge Guides to Literature) by Helen Stoddart