TITLE

The Escapist

AUTHOR(S)
Chotiner, Isaac
PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
Atlantic;Jun2012, Vol. 309 Issue 5, p90
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
The essay presents a literary criticism of the book "P. G. Wodehouse: A Life in Letters," edited by Sophie Ratcliffe, in which the author examines the impact of World War II on British author Pelham Grenville Wodehouse's temperament as well as his social views and fictional characters. Topics include Wodehouse's stay in the U.S. working with the motion picture industry, his fictional character Bertie Wooster and Wooster's reflection of social class, and Wodehouse's political views about fascism.
ACCESSION #
76137621

 

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