Middle Grounds

9780812280692: Hardback
Release Date: 1st November 1987

Dimensions: 152 x 229

Number of Pages: 198

Series Penn Studies in Contemporary American Fiction

University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

Middle Grounds

Studies in Contemporary American Fiction

Hardback / £43.00

Alan Wilde identifies and defends what he calls "midfiction," which rejects both the extremes of realism and experimental, self-reflexive fiction. He offers as examples the best works of Apple, Berger, Barthelme, Pynchon, and Paley.