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Embers in the Ashes: Apocalyptic Horror and the Creative Process

Williams, Conrad (2018) Embers in the Ashes: Apocalyptic Horror and the Creative Process. Doctoral thesis, University of Huddersfield.

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Abstract

A thesis submitted alongside a published work of fiction for the qualification of PhD (by Publication) at the University of Huddersfield. The essay reflects upon the conception, development and revision of One (2009), a novel of apocalyptic fiction. The peculiar creative process attendant to this sub-genre is explored with reference to various external global socio-political forces. Comparisons with analogous texts are made, and an assessment offered as to where One stands both as a unique document and as a supplement to a deep-rooted tradition of literature.

Item Type: Thesis (Doctoral)
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)
Schools: School of Music, Humanities and Media
Depositing User: Andrew Strike
Date Deposited: 19 Sep 2018 09:54
Last Modified: 07 Feb 2019 15:30
URI: http://eprints.hud.ac.uk/id/eprint/34702

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