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Well Done God! free pdf B. S. Johnson is a truly unique British writer, a cult figure whose original and experimental fiction has, since his tragically early death in 1973, been rediscovered by generations of writers and readers. In his delight in innovation the heir to Joyce and Beckett, Johnson played with form and narrative across many genres: novels, plays, poetry and memoir. To commemorate the eightieth anniversary of his birth, two of the foremost scholars of B. S. Johnson, Professor Philip Tew and Dr Julia Jordan have joined forces with Jonathan Coe, author of the prize-winning biography, Like a Fiery Elephant, to offer a selection of his greatest uncollected or unavailable writing. This will include his major prose work, Aren't You Rather Young To Be Writing Your Memoirs?, a number of plays and a selection of his remarkable journalism.

About B. S. Johnson

Jonathan Coe's biography of B. S. Johnson, Like a Fiery Elephant, won the Samuel Johnson Prize for non-fiction in 2005. He is also the author of nine novels, including What a Carve Up!, The Rotters' Club and The Rain Before It Falls. Philip Tew is Professor in English (Post-1900 Literature) and Deputy Head for Research of the School of Arts at Brunel University, a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, and a member of the Royal Society of Literature. Among his main publications are B. S. Johnson: A Critical Reading (Manchester UP, 2001), The Contemporary British Novel (Continuum, 2004- rev. second ed. 2007), Jim Crace (Manchester UP, 2006) and co-edited with Glyn White Re-reading B. S. Johnson (Palgrave Macmillan, 2007). Tew is the founding Director of both the Modern

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Author : B. S. Johnson
Publisher : Picador
Data Published : 13 February 2014
ISBN : 1447227123
EAN : 9781447227120
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 400 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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