October 2011 • ISBN 978-1611493528 • $105.00
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Fiction of the New Statesman is the first study of the short stories published in the renowned British journal the New Statesman. This book argues that New Statesman fiction advances a strong realist preoccupation with ordinary, everyday life, and shows how British domestic concerns have a strong hold on the working-class and lower-middle-class imaginative output of this period.
About the Author
Bashir Abu-Manneh is assistant professor of English at Barnard College, Columbia University.