Seeing Ourselves in History


ISBN: 978 0 95315 03-0-4


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Editors’ Preface

Culture is Ordinary – Terry Eagleton

Debate: Raymond Williams Novelist? – John Lucas

Debate: ‘Other Possible Findings’: Raymond Williams, Writer – Sean Matthews

Mis/Reading Nineteen Eighty-Four: A Comparatist Critique of Williams on Orwell – Andrew Milner

Graham Martin: Literature, Liberation and Ideology –
Introduced by Jeff Wallace

Left-Leavisism and After: Graham Martin and Arnold Kettle as Critics of the Novel – Patrick Parrinder

‘I chewed up Littererchewer’: Literature and Standard English in Tony Harrison, Seamus Heaney and Derek Walcott – Simon Dentith

Aesthetics, Government, Freedom – Tony Bennett

Which Cosmopolitanism? Neoliberalism, the Society of the Spectacle and Democratic Citizenship –
Nick Stevenson

Claire Jowitt, John Goodridge, Emanuela Piga

The Raymond Williams Foundation