Stephen King, The Art Of Fiction

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"Modernism, like any other historical literary period or movement, ıs a crıtıcal construct- both of its own time and its own actors, and of the ensuing critical tradition. In their own day, the modernists especially the Americans expatriated to Europe-self-consciously responded to what they perceived as a spiritually bankrupt modernity by inventing new poetic and novelistic forms ... ".(Norris 329) One of the modern novelists who wrote about anger is Stephen King. According to an online review titled "Stephen King, The Art of Fiction No.189"," King was born on September 21, 1947". He is an American author of horror, supernatural, fiction, suspense, science fiction and fantasy. King 's books have sold a lot of copies, many of which have been turned into feature films and miniseries. King has published more than 50 novels. In 1973, King has sold his first novel, Carrie, the story of an outcast teen who gets revenge on her peers. He has many popular novels such as, Salen 's lot (1975), the shining (1977), fire starter (1980), Cujo (1981) and It (1986). King wrote the first pages of Carrie, and then he did not want to continue its writing because he did not like it, but his wife insisted he should finish it and finally this horror novel became a best seller. In Carrie, Stephen king tackled the theme of anger in an appropriate way.The novel is about a girl called Carrie white who is a 16-year-old girl. Her mother, Margaret, has ruled Carrie harshly. When she has
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