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9/11 and the Literature of Terror

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Works by Don DeLillo, Martin Amis, Ian McEwan, Simon Armitage and Mohsin Hamid are discussed in relation to the specific problems of writing about such a visually spectacular 'event' that has had enormous global implications. Other chapters analyse initial responses to 9/11, the intriguing tensions between fiction and non-fiction, the challenge of describing traumatic hist ...more
Hardcover, 174 pages
Published August 30th 2011 by Edinburgh University Press (first published June 4th 2011)
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