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By Donat Gallagher,Ann Pasternak Slater,John Howard Wilson,Baron Alder,Peter G. Christensen,Robert Murray Davis,D. Marcel DeCoste,Patrick Denman Flanery,Irina Kabanova,Dan S. Kostopulos,Lewis MacLeod,John W. Mahon,Richard W. Oram

A Handful of Mischief: New Essays on Evelyn Waugh is a suite of essays in accordance with shows on the Evelyn Waugh Centenary convention at Hertford collage, Oxford, in 2003. There are twelve diversified essays through authors from quite a few nations, together with Australia, Canada, Russia, the uk, and the U.S.. The essays hide quite a lot of fabric, from Waugh's early novel Black Mischief (1932) to his final go back and forth ebook, A vacationer in Africa (1960). as well as essays on recognized novels corresponding to Scoop (1938), Brideshead Revisited (1945), and Helena (1950), the gathering comprises papers on Waugh's library, his altering notion of Oxford, his writing approximately non secular conversion, and his position within the British evacuation of Crete in 1941. The authors process Waugh and his paintings in a variety of methods, and leading edge essays discover sovereignty, post-colonialism, and edition for radio. participants: Baron Alder, Peter G. Christensen, Robert Murray Davis, Marcel DeCoste, Patrick Denman Flanery, Donat Gallagher, Irina Kabanova, Dan S. Kostopulos, Lewis MacLeod, John W. Mahon, Richard W. Oram, Ann Pasternak Slater, John Howard Wilson.

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