British Comedy and Cultural Identity

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When I first moved to Britain in 2006, my understanding of contemporary Britishness was shaped almost exclusively by a litany of BBC comedies: Absolutely Fabulous, Little Britain, French and Saunders, and Keeping Up Appearances. The irony and overstatement quickly won me over, and, although not a particularly…

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Allan Kilner-Johnson

Allan Kilner-Johnson

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Academic | Writer | Mindfulness | Author of Alan Hollingurst and the Vitality of Influence (Palgrave) and Masculine Identity in Modernist Literature (Palgrave).