UWP

Eighteenth Century Writing from Wales

Bards and Britons

Author(s): Sarah Prescott

Language: English

Genre(s): Welsh Interest

Series: Writing Wales in English

  • August 2008 · 224pages · 216x138mm

  • ·Paperback - 9780708320532

About The Book

Examines Welsh writing in English in the context of critical debates concerning the rise of cultural nationalism and the ‘invention’ of Great Britain as a nation in the eighteenth century. This study investigates the ways in which Anglophone literature from and about Wales imagines the nation and its culture in a range of genres.

About the Author(s)

Sarah Prescott

Sarah Prescott is Professor of English Literature at Aberystwyth University.

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