Granta 3: The End of the English Novel - Granta Magazine

Granta 3: The End of the English Novel

Autumn 1980

Is it the end of the English novel? Has it grown predictable and unadventurous? Granta 3 collects work from writers and critics which points to the fact that our terms have grown inadequate: it is the end of the English novel; but it is also the beginning – quite possibly an extremely important beginning – of British fiction.