The Demotic Voice in Contemporary British Fiction

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Title: The Demotic Voice in Contemporary British Fiction
Author: Jeremy Scott
ISBN10: 0230217575
ISBN13: 978-0230217577
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan; 2009 edition (May 14, 2009)
Language: English
Subcategory: History & Criticism
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Pages: 256 pages
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The Demotic Voice in Contemporary British Fiction by Jeremy Scott


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This book is an assessment of narrative technique in contemporary British fiction, focusing on the experimental use of the demotic voice (regional or national dialects). The book examines the work of James Kelman, Graham Swift, Will Self and Martin Amis, amongst many others, from a practical as well as theoretical perspective.