A Brief History of English-language Literature

by Piero Scaruffi (E-mail)
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Justin Torres (USA, 1980): "We the Animals" (2011)
Namwali Serpell (Zambia, 1980): "The Old Drift" (2019)
Karen Russell (USA, 1981): "Swamplandia" (2012)
Imbolo Mbue (Cameroon, 1981): "How Beautiful We Were" (2021)
Valzhyna Mort (Belarus, 1981): "Music For The Dead And Resurrected" (2020) [p]
Annie Baker (USA, 1981): "The Flick" (2013) [t] +
Annie Baker (USA, 1981): "Circle Mirror Transformation" (2009) [t] +
Annie Baker (USA, 1981): "John" (2015) [t] +
Helen Phillips (USA, 1981): "The Need" (2019)
Ottessa Moshfegh (USA, 1981): "Eileen" (2015)
Ottessa Moshfegh (USA, 1981): "My Year of Rest and Relaxation" (2018)
Luke Kennard (Britain, 1981): "The Harbour Beyond The Movie" (2007) [p]
Patricia Lockwood (USA, 1982): "Motherland Fatherland Homelandsexuals" (2014) [p]
Patricia Lockwood (USA, 1982): "Balloon Pop Outlaw Black" (2012) [p]
Patricia Lockwood (USA, 1982): "Motherland Fatherland Homelandsexuals" (2014) [p]
Tommy Orange (USA, 1982): "There There " (2018)
Avni Doshi (USA, 1982): Burnt Sugar (2020)
Uzodinma Iweala (Nigeria, 1982): "Beasts of No Nation" (2005)
Ariana Reines (USA, 1982): "The Cow" (2006) [p]
Ariana Reines (USA, 1982): "Coeur de Lion" (2007) [p] +
Ariana Reines (USA, 1982): "Mercury" (2011)
Ariana Reines (USA, 1982): "Telephone" (2009) [t]
Tommy Orange (USA, 1982): "There There" (2018)
Avni Doshi (USA, 1982): " Girl in White Cotton/ Burnt Sugar" (2019)
Tao Lin (USA, 1983): "Taipei" (2013)
Ling Ma (USA, 1983): "Severance" (2018)
Ishion Hutchinson (Jamaica, 1983): "Far District" (2010) [p]
Ishion Hutchinson (Jamaica, 1983): "House Of Lords And Commons" (2016) [p]
Sarah Howe (Britain, 1983): "Loop of Jade" (2015) [p]
Valeria Luiselli (Mexico, 1983): "Lost Children Archive" (2019)
Sara Baume (Ireland, 1984): "Spill Simmer Falter Wither" (2015)
Anthony Marra (USA, 1984): "A Constellation of Vital Phenomena" (2013)
Claire Vaye Watkins (USA, 1984): "Gold Fame Citrus" (2015)
Helen Oyeyemi (Britain, 1984): "Boy Snow Bird" (2014)
Helen Oyeyemi (Britain, 1984): "White is for Witching" (2009)
Helen Oyeyemi (Britain, 1984): "Mr Fox" (2011)
Branden Jacobs-Jenkins (USA, 1984): "An Octoroon" (2014) [t]
Branden Jacobs-Jenkins (USA, 1984): "Appropriate" (2014) [t]
Branden Jacobs-Jenkins (USA, 1984): "Gloria" (2015) [t]
Eleanor Catton (New Zealand, 1985): "The Luminaries" (2013) +
Tea Obreht (USA, 1985): "The Tiger's Wife" (2011)
Tea Obreht (USA, 1985): "Inland" (2019)
Nico Walker (USA, 1985): "Cherry" (2018)
Chigozie Obioma (Nigeria, 1986): "The Fishermen" (2015) +
Chigozie Obioma (Nigeria, 1986): "An Orchestra of Minorities" (2019)
Hermione Hoby (Britain, 1985): "Neon In Daylight" (2018)
Imogen Gower (Britain, 1987): "The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock" (2018)
Akwaeke Emezi (Nigeria, 1987): "Freshwater" (2018)
Miranda Popkey (USA, 1987): "Topics of Conversation" (2020)
Angie Thomas (USA, 1988): "The Hate U Give" (2017)
Warsan Shire (Britain, 1988): "Teaching My Mother How to Give Birth" (2011) [p]
VinhQuoc "Ocean" Vuong (USA, 1988): "Night Sky with Exit Wounds" (2017) [p]
Sally Rooney (Ireland, 1991): "Conversations with Friends" (2017)

Birth years unknown (contact me if you know them):

David Gilman (Britain, 19###): "Ghost in the Machine" (1993) [t]
Lyle Kessler (USA, 19##): "Orphans" (1983) [t]
Robin Coste Lewis (USA, 19##): "Voyage of the Sable Venus" (2015) [p]
Antoinette Nwandu (USA, 19##): "Pass Over" (2016) [t]
Lisa Halliday (USA, 19##): "Asymmetry" (2018)
Rachel Kauder Nalebuff (USA, 19##): "The Bumps" (2016) [t]
Aleshea Harris (USA, 19##): "Is God Is" (2016) [t]
Jackie Sibblies Drury (USA, 1985???): "We Are Proud to Present a Presentation About the Herero of Namibia, Formerly Known as Southwest Africa, From the German Sudwestafrika, Between the Years 1884-1915" (2012) [t]
Jackie Sibblies Drury (USA, 1985???): "Social Creatures" (2013) [t]
Jackie Sibblies Drury (USA, 1985???): "Fairview" (2018) [t] +
Jackie Sibblies Drury (USA, 1985???): "Marys Seacole" (2019) [t]
Morgan Parker (USA, 1987): "Magical Negro" (2019) [p]
Yaa Gyasi (Ghana, 1989): "Transcendent Kingdom" (2020)
Isabella Hammad (Britain, 1991???): "The Parisian" (2019)
Margaret Wilkerson Sexton (USA, ????): "The Revisioners" (2019)
Pitchaya Sudbanthad (Thailand, ????): "Bangkok Wakes to Rain" (2019)
Chris Nealon (USA, 1967): "The Shore" (2020) [p]
Lauren Shapiro (USA, ???): "Arena" (2020) [p]
Aditi Machado (USA, ???): "Emporium" (2020) [p]
Asako Serizawa (Japan, ???): "Inheritors" (2020)

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