After the Fall: American Literature Since 9/11 by Richard Gray

By Richard Gray

After the Fall provides a well timed and provocative exam of the influence and implications of September 11 and the conflict on terror on American tradition and literature.

  • Presents the 1st specific interrogation of U.S. writing in a time of quandary
  • Develops a well timed and provocative arguement approximately literature and trauma
  • Relates U.S. writing considering 11th of September to an important social and historic adjustments within the U.S. and somewhere else
  • Places U.S. writing within the context of the reworked place of the U.S. in a global characterised via political, financial, and armed forces difficulty; transnational go with the flow; the resurgence of non secular fundamentalism; and the obvious triumph of worldwide capitalism

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