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  1. Introduction Session 1 item
    In the Introduction Session, we will look at a short story which you need to read in advance:
    1. The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher – August 6th 1983 (An exclusive short story) - Hilary Mintell 19 September 2014

      Document Essential reading Hilary Mantel: The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher – August 6th 1983

  2. Core Reading List 7 items
    1. Union Street - Pat Barker c1982

      Book Core (purchase required)

    2. The adoption papers - Jackie Kay 1991

      Book Core (purchase required)

    3. The black album - Hanif Kureishi 1996

      Book Core (purchase required)

    4. Saturday - Ian McEwan 2006

      Book Core (purchase required) Alternative editions are also in stock at the same shelf mark.

    5. Cal - Bernard MacLaverty, Ronald Carter, Valerie Durow 2000, c1983

      Book Core (purchase required) The Cape edition is also in stock.

    6. NW - Zadie Smith 2013

      Book Core (purchase required)

    7. Tipping the velvet - Sarah Waters 2006

      Book Core (purchase required)

  3. Selected Secondary Reading 27 items
    1. The contemporary British novel - James Acheson, Sarah C. E. Ross c2005

      Book Recommended reading

    2. British fiction of the 1990s - Nick Bentley c2005

      Book Recommended reading

    3. Contemporary British fiction - Nick Bentley c2008 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended reading

    4. The modern British novel - Malcolm Bradbury 2001

      Book Recommended reading

    5. Literature of the 1980s: after the watershed - Joseph Brooker c2010 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended reading

    6. The post-war British literature handbook - Katharine Cockin, Jago Morrison c2010

      Book Recommended reading

    7. Contemporary fiction: a very short introduction - Robert Eaglestone 2013

      Book Recommended reading

    8. The 1990s: a decade of contemporary British fiction - Nick Hubble, Philip Tew, Leigh Wilson 2015 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended reading

    9. Contemporary British fiction - Richard J. Lane, Rod Mengham, Philip Tew 2003

      Book Recommended reading

    10. Twenty-first-century British fiction 2015

      Book Recommended reading

    11. The Cambridge history of twentieth-century English literature 2012

      Book Recommended reading

    12. An introduction to contemporary fiction: international writing in English since 1970 - Rod Mengham 1999

      Book Recommended reading

    13. Contemporary fiction - Jago Morrison 2003

      Book Recommended reading

    14. The last of England? - Randall Stevenson 2004

      Book Recommended reading

    15. The contemporary British novel - Philip Tew 2007

      Book Recommended reading

    16. British fiction today - Philip Tew, Rod Mengham 2006

      Book Recommended reading

    17. British fiction today

      Chapter Recommended reading Wormald, Mark. ‘Prior Knowledge: Sarah Waters and the Victorians’, pp. 186-197.

  4. Selected British History 8 items
    1. When the lights went out: what really happened to Britain in the seventies - Andy Beckett 2010, c2009

      Book Recommended reading

    2. Postwar: a history of Europe since 1945 - Tony Judt 2010, c2005

      Book Recommended reading

    3. British society since 1945 - Arthur Marwick 2003

      Book Recommended reading Third edition

    4. No such thing as society - Andy McSmith 2011

      Book Recommended reading

    5. The break-up of Britain: crisis and neo-nationalism - Tom Nairn 1981

      Book Recommended reading Verso edition

    6. The break-up of Britain: crisis and neo-nationalism - Tom Nairn 1981

      Book Recommended reading NLB edition

    7. A classless society: Britain in the 1990s - Alwyn W. Turner 2013

      Book Recommended reading

  5. Selected Theory 15 items
    1. Imagined communities: reflections on the origin and spread of nationalism - Benedict R. O'G. Anderson 2006

      Book Recommended reading Earlier editions are also in stock at the same shelf mark.

    2. Simulations - Jean Baudrillard 1983

      Book Recommended reading

    3. All that is solid melts into air: the experience of modernity - Marshall Berman 1983

      Book Recommended reading

    4. The location of culture - Homi K. Bhabha 2004, c1994

      Book Recommended reading

    5. After empire: melancholia or convivial culture? - Paul Gilroy 2004

      Book Recommended reading

    6. The Great Moving Right Show - Stuart Hall 1979

      Article Recommended reading Freely accessible online

    7. Subculture: the meaning of style - Dick Hebdige 1988, c1979

      Book Recommended reading

    8. The postmodern condition: a report on knowledge - Jean-Francois Lyotard c1984

      Book Recommended reading

    9. Feminism and youth culture - Angela McRobbie 2000

      Book Recommended reading

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