Brave New Words

by Susheila Nasta

Brave New Words

  • ISBN-13: 9781912408207
  • Author(s): Susheila Nasta
  • Editor(s): Susheila Nasta
  • Subject: Literary essays
  • Publisher: Myriad Editions
  • Imprint: Myriad Editions
  • Publication Date: 07-11-2019
  • Format: p/b

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Fifteen specially commissioned essays from distinguished authors explore the value of critical thinking, the power of the written word, and the resonance of literature in the twenty-first century. Each explores the crucial place of the writer, past and present. Their work articulates brave new words at the heart of battles against limitations on fundamental rights of citizenship, the closure of national borders, fake news, and an increasing reluctance to engage with critical democratic debate.
About the book

Fifteen specially commissioned essays from distinguished authors explore the value of critical thinking, the power of the written word, and the resonance of literature in the twenty-first century. Each explores the crucial place of the writer, past and present. Their work articulates brave new words at the heart of battles against limitations on fundamental rights of citizenship, the closure of national borders, fake news, and an increasing reluctance to engage with critical democratic debate.