The Glass Room: Housing space, time and history


Abstract

Tereza Topolovská is a lecturer at the Department of English Language and Literature, Faculty of Education, Charles University. Her research focuses on the study of spatial poetics of contemporary British literature. Her other academic interests include the study of phenomenology of perception, especially in the connection with the depiction of architecture in literature. She has participated in international conferences and published articles on Simon Mawer, E.M. Forster, Iris Murdoch, and J.G. Ballard in academic journals and essay collections abroad and in the Czech Republic. She is the author of the monograph The Country House Revisited: Variations on a Theme from Forster to Hollinghurst (2017).


Keywords

The Glass Room, Simon Mawer, architecture in literature, Modernist architecture in literature, historical fiction, neo-historical fiction

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Published : 2022-08-01


Topolovská, T. (2022) “The Glass Room: Housing space, time and history”, Crossroads. A Journal of English Studies, (36). doi: 10.15290/CR.2022.36.1.02.

Tereza Topolovská  tereza.topolovska@pedf.cuni.cz
Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic  Czechia
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2917-3135

Tereza Topolovská is a lecturer at the Department of English Language and Literature, Faculty of Education, Charles University. Her research focuses on the study of spatial poetics of contemporary British literature. Her other academic interests include the study of phenomenology of perception, especially in the connection with the depiction of architecture in literature. She has participated in international conferences and published articles on Simon Mawer, E.M. Forster, Iris Murdoch, and J.G. Ballard in academic journals and essay collections abroad and in the Czech Republic. She is the author of the monograph The Country House Revisited: Variations on a Theme from Forster to Hollinghurst (2017).