By Helen Stoddart
A hugely unique and influential paintings of recent British literature, Angela Carter’s Nights on the Circus combines a superbly inventive plot with a robust political undertone. the result's an emotive and provocative novel, which has attracted a lot severe consciousness from a variety of views together with poststructuralism, gender stories, postmodernism and psychoanalysis.
This consultant to Angela Carter’s complicated novel, presents:
- an available creation to the textual content and contexts of Nights on the Circus
a serious historical past, surveying the numerous interpretations of the textual content from booklet to the current
- a choice of new severe essays at the Nights on the Circus, by way of Heather Johnson, Jeannette Baxter, Sarah Sceats and Helen Stoddart, offering various views at the novel and increasing the assurance 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 examining.
Part of the Routledge courses to Literature sequence, this quantity is key interpreting for all these starting certain research of Nights on the Circus and looking not just a consultant to the unconventional, yet a manner during the wealth of contextual and important 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