Joanna Kavenna: The radical twenties
1 April 1999
Show More The Radical Twenties: Aspects of Writing, Politics and Culture by John Lucas.
Five Leaves, 263 pp., £11.99, January 1997, 0 907123 17 1Show More
“... radicalism’ which dissents from critical norms. This anti-canonical trail-beating throws up a host of names, some of them forgotten: Douglas Goldring, Leslie Welsh, Edward Shanks, J.D. Beresford, Ethel Carnie, Patrick Hamilton, Alick West, H.R. Barbor, Miles Malleson. To Lucas, these writers differed from the more self-regarding literati in their search for ‘a little-told story: a story ...”