List of Entries

Volume I: Twentieth-Century British and Irish Fiction

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E
  6. F
  7. G
  8. H
  9. I
  10. J
  11. K
  12. L
  13. M
  14. N
  15. O
  16. P
  17. Q
  18. R
  19. S
  20. T
  21. U
  22. V
  23. W
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z

A

  • Ackroyd, Peter
  • Aldington, Richard
  • Amis, Kingsley
  • Amis, Martin
  • Angry Young Man Fiction
  • Awards and Prizes

B

  • Bainbridge, Beryl
  • Ballard, J. G.
  • Banville, John
  • Barker, Pat
  • Barnes, Julian
  • Beckett, Samuel
  • Bennett, Arnold
  • Berger, John
  • Bolger, Dermot
  • Bowen, Elizabeth
  • Boyd, William
  • Brooke-Rose, Christine
  • Brookner, Anita
  • Byatt, A. S.

C

  • Campus Novel
  • Carswell, Catherine
  • Carter, Angela
  • Cary, Joyce
  • Censorship and the Novel
  • Chicklit and Ladlit
  • Children’s and Young Adult Fiction
  • Coe, Jonathan
  • Colonial Fiction
  • Compton-Burnett, Ivy
  • Conrad, Joseph
  • Crace, Jim
  • Critical Theory and the Novel

D

  • Doyle, Roddy
  • Drabble, Margaret
  • Durrell, Lawrence

E

  • Edwardian Fiction

F

  • Fantasy Fiction
  • Farrell, J. G.
  • Feminist Fiction
  • Figes, Eva
  • The Film Industry and Fiction
  • Firbank, Ronald
  • Fitzgerald, Penelope
  • Ford, Ford Madox
  • Forster, E. M.
  • Fowles, John
  • Frayn, Michael

G

  • Galloway, Janice
  • Galsworthy, John
  • Gibbon, Lewis Grassic
  • Globalization and the Novel
  • Golding, William
  • Graves, Robert
  • Gray, Alasdair
  • Green, Henry
  • Greene, Graham
  • Gunn, Neil M.

H

  • Hamilton, Patrick
  • Historical Fiction
  • Hollinghurst, Alan
  • Huxley, Aldous

I

  • Irish Fiction
  • Isherwood, Christopher
  • Ishiguro, Kazuo

J

  • James, P. D.
  • Jenkins, Robin
  • Jewish Fiction
  • Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer
  • Johnson, B. S.
  • Joyce, James

K

  • Kelman, James
  • Kennedy, A. L.
  • Kiely, Benedict
  • Kureishi, Hanif

L

  • Lawrence, D. H.
  • Lehmann, Rosamond
  • Lewis, Wyndham
  • Lively, Penelope
  • London in Fiction
  • Lowry, Malcolm

M

  • Macaulay, Rose
  • Manning, Olivia
  • Mantel, Hilary
  • Maugham, W. Somerset
  • McCabe, Patrick
  • McEwan, Ian
  • McGahern, John
  • McLiam Wilson, Robert
  • Mo, Timothy
  • Modernist Fiction
  • Moore, Brian
  • Murdoch, Iris
  • Mystery/Detective/Crime Fiction 

N

  • No Entries

O

  • O’Brien, Edna
  • O’Brien, Flann
  • O’Connor, Frank
  • O’Flaherty, Liam
  • Orwell, George

P

  • Phillips, Caryl
  • Politics and the Novel
  • Postcolonial Fiction of the African Diaspora
  • Postcolonial Fiction of the British South Asian Diaspora
  • Postcolonial Fiction of the West Indian/Caribbean Diaspora
  • Postmodernist Fiction
  • Powell, Anthony
  • Priestley, J. B.
  • The Publishing Industry: The Rise of the Paperback
  • Pym, Barbara

Q

  • Queer/Alternative Sexualities in Fiction

R

  • Richardson, Dorothy

S

  • Science Fiction
  • Scott, Paul
  • Scottish Fiction
  • Self, Will
  • Sinclair, Iain
  • Sinclair, May
  • Smith, Zadie
  • Spark, Muriel
  • Storey, David
  • Swift, Graham

T

  • Thomas, D. M.
  • Tóibín, Colm
  • Trevor, William

U

  • Upward, Edward
  • Utopian and Dystopian Fiction

V

  • No Entries

W

  • Warner, Alan
  • Waugh, Evelyn
  • Weldon, Fay
  • Wells, H. G.
  • Welsh Fiction in English
  • Welsh, Irvine
  • West, Rebecca
  • Wilson, Angus
  • Winterson, Jeanette
  • Wodehouse, P. G. 
  • Woolf, Virginia
  • Working-Class Fiction
  • World War I in Fiction
  • World War II in Fiction

X

  • No Entries

Y

  • No Entries

Z

  • No Entries

Volume II: Twentieth-Century American Fiction

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E
  6. F
  7. G
  8. H
  9. I
  10. J
  11. K
  12. L
  13. M
  14. N
  15. O
  16. P
  17. Q
  18. R
  19. S
  20. T
  21. U
  22. V
  23. W
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z

A

  • Acker, Kathy
  • Agee, James
  • Alexie, Sherman
  • Algren, Nelson
  • Anaya, Rudolfo
  • Anderson, Sherwood
  • Auster, Paul
  • The Avant-Garde Novel

B

  • Baker, Nicholson
  • Baldwin, James
  • Banks, Russell
  • Barnes, Djuna
  • Barth, John
  • Barthelme, Donald
  • Bellow, Saul
  • Berger, Thomas
  • Border Fictions
  • Boyle, Kay
  • Brautigan, Richard
  • Buck, Pearl S.
  • Bukowski, Charles
  • Burroughs, William
  • Butler, Octavia

C

  • Cain, James M. 
  • Canfield, Dorothy
  • Carver, Raymond
  • Castillo, Ana
  • Cather, Willa
  • Chabon, Michael
  • Chandler, Raymond
  • Cheever, John
  • Chesnutt, Charles W.
  • Cisneros, Sandra
  • The City in Fiction
  • Coover, Robert

D

  • Dahlberg, Edward
  • Danticat, Edwidge
  • Davenport, Guy
  • Delany, Samuel
  • DeLillo, Don
  • Dick, Philip K.
  • Didion, Joan
  • Dixon, Stephen
  • Doctorow, E. L.
  • Dos Passos, John
  • Dreiser, Theodore
  • Du Bois, W. E. B.
  • Ducornet, Rikki
  • Dybek, Stuart

E

  • Elkin, Stanley
  • Ellison, Ralph
  • Ellroy, James
  • Erdrich, Louise
  • Ethnicity and Fiction
  • Eugenides, Jeffrey
  • Everett, Percival
  • Expatriate Fiction

F

  • Farrell, James T.
  • Faulkner, William
  • Fauset, Jessie Redmon
  • Ferber, Edna
  • Fitzgerald, F. Scott
  • Foer, Jonathan Safran
  • Ford, Richard
  • Frank, Waldo
  • Franzen, Jonathan

G

  • Gaddis, William
  • Gaines, Ernest J.
  • Gardner, John
  • Gass, William H.
  • Gender and the Novel
  • Gilman, Charlotte Perkins
  • Glasgow, Ellen
  • Gold, Mike
  • Gordon, Mary

H

  • H.D. (Hilda Doolittle)
  • Hagedorn, Jessica
  • Hammett, Dashiell
  • The Harlem Renaissance
  • Harrison, Jim
  • Hawkes, John
  • Heller, Joseph
  • Hemingway, Ernest
  • Herbst, Josephine
  • Highsmith, Patricia
  • Himes, Chester
  • Historiographic Metafiction
  • Howard, Maureen
  • Hughes, Langston
  • Hurston, Zora Neale

I

  • Irving, John

J

  • James, Henry
  • Johnson, Charles
  • Johnson, Denis
  • Jones, Edward P.
  • Jones, Gayl

K

  • Kennedy, William
  • Kerouac, Jack
  • Kingston, Maxine Hong
  • Kosinski, Jerzy

L

  • Larsen, Nella
  • Lee, Chang-rae
  • Le Guin, Ursula K.
  • Lethem, Jonathan
  • Lewis, Sinclair
  • The Little Magazines
  • London, Jack

M

  • Mailer, Norman
  • Major, Clarence
  • Malamud, Bernard
  • Markson, David
  • Marshall, Paule
  • Maso, Carole
  • Mathews, Harry
  • Maupin, Armistead
  • McCarthy, Cormac
  • McCarthy, Mary
  • McCullers, Carson
  • McElroy, Joseph
  • McKay, Claude
  • Miller, Henry
  • Millhauser, Steven
  • Minimalist/Maximalist Fiction
  • Modern Fiction in Hollywood
  • Modernist Fiction
  • Momaday, N. Scott
  • Moore, Lorrie
  • Morris, Wright
  • Morrison, Toni

N

  • Nabokov, Vladimir
  • Naturalist Fiction
  • Naylor, Gloria
  • Noir Fiction
  • Norris, Frank
  • The Novel and War

O

  • Oates, Joyce Carol
  • O’Connor, Flannery
  • Olsen, Tillie
  • Ortiz, Simon J.
  • Ozick, Cynthia

P

  • Paley, Grace
  • Parker, Dorothy
  • Percy, Walker
  • Petry, Ann
  • Phillips, Jayne Anne
  • Piercy, Marge
  • Porter, Katherine Anne
  • Postmodernist Fiction
  • Powell, Dawn
  • Powers, Richard
  • Price, Reynolds
  • Proulx, Annie
  • Purdy, James
  • Pynchon, Thomas

Q

  • Queer Modernism

R

  • Rand, Ayn
  • Rechy, John
  • Reed, Ishmael
  • The Road Novel
  • Robinson, Marilynne
  • Roth, Henry
  • Roth, Philip
  • Russ, Joanna

S

  • Salinger, J. D.
  • Schuyler, George S.
  • Scott, Joanna
  • Selby, Hubert Jr.
  • Silko, Leslie Marmon
  • Sinclair, Upton
  • Singer, Isaac Bashevis
  • Smiley, Jane
  • Social-Realist Fiction
  • Sontag, Susan
  • Sorrentino, Gilbert
  • The Southern Novel
  • Speculative Fiction
  • Spiegelman, Art
  • Stegner, Wallace
  • Stein, Gertrude
  • Steinbeck, John
  • Stephenson, Neal
  • Stone, Robert
  • Styron, William

T

  • Tan, Amy
  • Television and Fiction
  • Thompson, Jim
  • Toomer, Jean
  • Traven, B.
  • Tyler, Anne

U

  • Updike, John
  • Utopian and Dystopian Fiction

V

  • Van Vechten, Carl
  • Vidal, Gore
  • Viramontes, Helena María
  • Vizenor, Gerald
  • Vollmann, William T.
  • Vonnegut, Kurt

W

  • Walker, Alice
  • Wallace, David Foster
  • Warren, Robert Penn
  • Welch, James
  • Welty, Eudora Alice
  • West, Nathanael
  • West, Paul
  • Wharton, Edith
  • White, Edmund
  • Whitehead, Colson
  • Wideman, John Edgar
  • Wilder, Thornton
  • Wolfe, Thomas
  • Wolfe, Tom
  • WPA and Popular Front Fiction
  • Wright, Richard
  • Wright, Stephen

X

  • No Entries

Y

  • Yezierska, Anzia
  • Young, Marguerite

Z

  • No Entries

Volume III: Twentieth-Century World Fiction

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E
  6. F
  7. G
  8. H
  9. I
  10. J
  11. K
  12. L
  13. M
  14. N
  15. O
  16. P
  17. Q
  18. R
  19. S
  20. T
  21. U
  22. V
  23. W
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z

A

  • Abrahams, Peter
  • Achebe, Chinua
  • Aidoo, Ama Ata
  • Ali, Ahmed
  • Amadi, Elechi
  • Anand, Mulk Raj
  • Anderson, Jessica
  • Anthony, Michael
  • Antoni, Robert
  • Arasanayagam, Jean
  • Armah, Ayi Kwei
  • Aslam, Nadeem
  • Astley, Thea
  • Atwood, Margaret
  • Australian Fiction
  • Awards and Prizes
  • Awoonor, Kofi

B

  • Bail, Murray
  • Baratham, Gopal
  • Bissoondath, Neil
  • Black British Fiction
  • Boyd, Martin
  • Brand, Dionne
  • Brink, André
  • Brodber, Erna

C

  • Callaghan, Morley
  • Canadian Fiction
  • Carey, Peter
  • Censorship and Fiction
  • Chandra, Vikram
  • Chaudhuri, Amit
  • Children's and Young Adult Fiction
  • The City in Fiction
  • Clarke, Austin
  • Cliff, Michelle
  • Coetzee, J. M.
  • Collins, Merle
  • Coupland, Douglas
  • Critical Theory and Fiction

D

  • Dabydeen, David
  • Dangarembga, Tsitsi
  • Davies, Robertson
  • de Lisser, Herbert G.
  • Desai, Anita
  • Desani, G. V.
  • Detective/Crime Fiction
  • Duggan, Maurice
  • Duncan, Sara Jeannette

E

  • East African Fiction
  • East Asian Fiction
  • Ekwensi, Cyprian
  • Emecheta, Buchi
  • English Studies, the Academy, and World Fiction

F

  • Fantasy, Science Fiction, and Speculative Fiction
  • Farah, Nuruddin
  • Feminism and Fiction
  • Fernando, Lloyd
  • Fictional Responses to Canonical English Narratives
  • Film/Television Adaptation and Fiction
  • Findley, Timothy
  • Frame, Janet
  • Franklin, Miles

G

  • Gallant, Mavis
  • Gee, Maurice
  • Ghose, Zulfikar
  • Ghosh, Amitav
  • Gibson, William
  • Gilroy, Beryl
  • Gooneratne, Yasmine
  • Goonewardene, James
  • Gordimer, Nadine
  • Grace, Patricia
  • Grenville, Kate
  • Grove, Frederick Philip
  • Gunesekera, Romesh

H

  • Harris, Wilson
  • Head, Bessie
  • Heath, Roy
  • Herbert, Xavier
  • Historical Fiction
  • Hodgins, Jack
  • Hosain, Attia
  • Hospital, Janette Turner
  • Hulme, Keri
  • Humor and Satire

I

  • Ihimaera, Witi
  • Indian Fiction
  • Indigenous Fiction

J

  • James, C. L. R.
  • Jin, Ha
  • Joaquin, Nick
  • Johnston, Wayne
  • Jolley, Elizabeth
  • Jose, F. Sionil
  • Joshi, Arun

K

  • Keneally, Thomas
  • Kincaid, Jamaica
  • King, Thomas
  • Kogawa, Joy
  • Kroetsch, Robert

L

  • La Guma, Alex
  • Lamming, George
  • Laurence, Margaret
  • Leacock, Stephen
  • Lessing, Doris
  • Lim, Catherine
  • Lim, Suchen Christine
  • Lovelace, Earl

M

  • MacLennan, Hugh
  • MacLeod, Alistair
  • Mais, Roger
  • Malgonkar, Manohar
  • Malouf, David
  • Maniam, K. S.
  • Mansfield, Katherine
  • Maracle, Lee
  • Marechera, Dambudzo
  • Markandaya, Kamala
  • Marlatt, Daphne
  • Melville, Pauline
  • Migration, Diaspora, and Exile in Fiction
  • Miller, Alex
  • Min, Anchee
  • Mistry, Rohinton
  • Mitchell, W. O.
  • Mittelholzer, Edgar
  • Montgomery, L. M.
  • Moorhouse, Frank
  • Mphalele, Es'kia
  • Mudrooroo
  • Mukherjee, Bharati
  • Munro, Alice

N

  • Naipaul, V. S.
  • Narayan, R. K.
  • New Zealand Fiction
  • Ngugi wa Thiong'o
  • Nkosi, Lewis
  • Nwapa, Flora

O

  • Okara, Gabriel
  • Okri, Ben
  • Ondaatje, Michael

P

  • Pakistani Fiction
  • Paton, Alan
  • Politics/Activism and Fiction
  • Postcolonialism and Fiction
  • Prichard, Katharine Susannah
  • The Publishing Industry and Fiction

Q

  • Queer/Alternative Sexualities in Fiction

R

  • Rao, Raja
  • Realism/Magic Realism
  • Reid, V. S.
  • Rhys, Jean
  • Richards, David Adams
  • Richardson, Henry Handel
  • Richler, Mordecai
  • Riley, Joan
  • Ross, Sinclair
  • Roy, Arundhati
  • Rushdie, Salman

S

  • Sahgal, Nayantara
  • Salkey, Andrew
  • Sarachchandra, Ediriwira
  • Sargeson, Frank
  • Saro-Wiwa, Ken
  • Scott, Kim
  • Sealy, I. Allan
  • Selvon, Sam
  • Senior, Olive
  • Seth, Vikram
  • Shadbolt, Maurice
  • Shields, Carol
  • Sidhwa, Bapsi
  • Singh, Khushwant
  • South Pacific Fiction
  • Southeast Asian Fiction
  • Southern African Fiction
  • Soyinka, Wole
  • Sri Lankan Fiction
  • Stead, Christina
  • Stow, Randolph

T

  • Tharoor, Shashi
  • Tlali, Miriam
  • Tutuola, Amos

U

  • Urquhart, Jane

V

  • Vanderhaeghe, Guy
  • Vassanji, M. G.
  • Vera, Yvonne

W

  • Wendt, Albert
  • West African Fiction
  • West Indian Fiction
  • White, Patrick
  • Wiebe, Rudy
  • Wilson, Ethel
  • Winton, Tim
  • Wiseman, Adele

X

  • No Entries

Y

  • No Entries

Z

  • Zameenzad, Adam


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