British Avant-Garde Fiction of the 1960s

Kaye Mitchell (Editor), Nonia Williams (Editor)

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This collection showcases the liveliness of British avant-garde fiction of the 1960s, which is diverse in its aesthetic practices and (sometimes) divided in its politics. It brings together a selection of original, research-led essays on more than a dozen avant-garde British writers of the decade, revealing this to be a crucial - and crucially overlooked - period of British literary history.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationEdinburgh
PublisherEdinburgh University Press
Number of pages280
ISBN (Print)9781474436199
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2019


  • British literature
  • 1960s
  • Avant-Garde
  • Experimental Writing


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