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Author Smith, James, 1981-
Title British writers and MI5 surveillance, 1930-1960 / James Smith
Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2013
book jacket
 Modern History Library  820.93581 S651    AVAILABLE    30550100543378
Descript xx, 206 p. ; 24 cm
Note "The book explores records that MI5, Britain's domestic intelligence agency, maintained on influential left-wing writers from 1930 to 1960"-- Provided by publisher
Includes bibliographical references (p. 159-198) and index
Machine generated contents note: Abbreviations; Preface; 1. Intellectual and intelligence contexts, 1930-60; 2. The Auden circle; 3. Ewan MacColl, Joan Littlewood, and Theatre Workshop; 4. Arthur Koestler and George Orwell; Epilogue; Notes
Subject English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism
Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century
Great Britain. MI5 -- History -- 20th century
Intelligence service in literature
Espionage, British -- History -- 20th century
Right and left (Political science) in literature
LITERARY CRITICISM / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh. bisacsh
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