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Baxter, Jeannette

Overview
Works: 10 works in 37 publications in 1 language and 1,440 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PR6052.A46, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Jeannette Baxter
J.G. Ballard by Jeannette Baxter ( )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
J.G. Ballard is one of the most significant British writers of the contemporary period. His award-winning novels are widely studied and read, yet the appeal of Ballard's idiosyncratic, and often controversial, imagination is such that his work also enjoys something of a cult status with the reading public. The hugely successful cinematic adaptations of Empire of the Sun (Spielberg, 1987) and Crash (Cronenberg, 1996) further confirm Ballard's unique place within the literary, cultural and popular imaginations. This guide includes new critical perspectives on Ballard's major novels as well as hi
J. G. Ballard : visions and revisions by Jeannette Baxter ( Book )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Providing an extensive reassessment of dominant and recurring themes in Ballard's writing, including historical violence, pornography, post 9/11 politics, and urban space, this text also engages with Ballard's 'late' modernism
Literature of restitution : critical essays on w.g.sebald ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Andrea Levy ( )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Andrea Levy has emerged as one of the most significant and popular voices in contemporary black British writing both in the UK and abroad. Drawing on a familial history of emigration, her critically-acclaimed novels - including the multiple award-winning Small Island - attempt to bring a variety of voices to the representation of black experience in post-war Britain. This book is the first of its kind to be devoted to Levy's work. Combining historical, theoretical and textual perspectives, the volume hosts a wide range of current critical approaches to Levy's fiction. With chapters written by
Contemporary critical perspectives ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spectacular authorship historicising J.G. Ballard's surrealist imagination by Jeannette Baxter ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Andrea Levy Contemporary Critical Perspectives by Jeannette Baxter ( )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Andrea Levy has emerged as one of the most significant and popular voices in contemporary black British writing both in the UK and abroad. Drawing on a familial history of emigration, her critically-acclaimed novels - including the multiple award-winning Small Island - attempt to bring a variety of voices to the representation of black experience in post-war Britain. This book is the first of its kind to be devoted to Levy's work. Combining historical, theoretical and textual perspectives, the volume hosts a wide range of current critical approaches to Levy's fiction. With chapters written by
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1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Reading Jean Rhys : special issue ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
J. G. Ballard: Visions and revisions visions and revisions ( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
'This volume makes a brilliant contribution to our understanding of the sheer range, originality and uniqueness of Ballard's talents. In doing so, it also opens up a fascinating range of hitherto underexplored intellectual and cultural contexts of the period 1960 to the present. This is a collection of the highest distinction.' - Professor Patricia Waugh, Department of English Studies, University of Durham, UK
 
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English (37)
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