The importance of being earnest again: fact and fiction in contemporary narratives across media
- European Journal of English Studies
In the epilogue of the second edition of The Politics of Postmodernism, Linda Hutcheon (2002: 165–66) declares that postmodernism is ‘a thing of the past’; for her, it is ‘over’. While in 2002 Hutc...
“Now with ultraviolent zombie mayhem!”The Neo-Victorian novel-as-mashupand the limits of postmodern irony
This article situates the novel-as-mashup, first popularised by Seth Grahame-Smith’s Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2009), within twenty-first-century neo-Victorianism. Using several key examples… Expand