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Modern Confessional Writing: New Critical Essays

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This collection of essays provides a critique of the popular and powerful genre of confessional writing. Contributors discuss a range of poetry, prose and drama, including the work of John Berryman, Anne Sexton, Ted Hughes and Helen Fielding.
Paperback, 196 pages
Published October 2nd 2009 by Routledge (first published January 1st 2000)
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Dr Jo Gill is Associate Professor of Twentieth-Century Literature in the Department of English. She teaches and researches in modern and contemporary English and American literature, and has particular interests and expertise in poetry, confessional and life writing, and in the cultures of the suburbs. Her most recent book, The Poetics of the American Suburbs, was published in 2013. She is the Pri ...more
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