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The Edinburgh Companion to the Short Story in English

Citation
Delaney P & Hunter A (eds.) (2018) The Edinburgh Companion to the Short Story in English. Edinburgh Companions to Literature and the Humanities. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press. https://edinburghuniversitypress.com/book-the-edinburgh-companion-to-the-short-story-in-english.html

Abstract
The Edinburgh Companion to the Short Story in English is aimed principally at researchers and postgraduate students with interests in English-language fiction since the nineteenth century. Covering writing from Britain, Ireland, the U.S., Canada, India, Australia, New Zealand, Africa, and the Caribbean, the book casts new light on the means and modes of circulation and transmission of anglophone short stories around the world, on the relationships, contrasts, and correspondences between the literatures of various World Englishes, and on the question of how and why the short story has proven an amenable and resourceful form for writers, publishers, and readers in so many diverse situations. 

Keywords
short story; fiction; English literature; anglophone literature

StatusPublished
EditorDr Adrian Hunter
Title of seriesEdinburgh Companions to Literature and the Humanities
Publication date31/12/2018
PublisherEdinburgh University Press
Publisher URLhttps://edinburghuniversitypress.com/…-in-english.html
Place of publicationEdinburgh
ISBN9781474400657
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