Angela Carter

English novelist

1940   -   1992

country of citizenship: United Kingdom
educated at: University of Bristol
occupation: linguist, screenwriter, novelist, translator, journalist, science fiction writer, children's writer, author, writer
award received: James Tait Black Memorial Prize, John Llewellyn Rhys Prize
www.angelacarter.co.uk

Angela Olive Carter-Pearce (née Stalker; 7 May 1940 – 16 February 1992), who published under the pen name Angela Carter, was an English novelist, short story writer and journalist, known for her feminist, magical realism, and picaresque works. She is best known for her book The Bloody Chamber, which was published in 1979. In 2008, The Times ranked Carter tenth in their list of "The 50 greatest British writers since 1945". In 2012, Nights at the Circus was selected as the best ever winner of the James Tait Black Memorial Prize.
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works

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Comic and Curious Cats

book by Angela Carter

author: Angela Carter

The Bloody Chamber

collection of short stories by Angela Carter

author: Angela Carter

1979

Fireworks: Nine Profane Pieces

book by Angela Carter

author: Angela Carter

1974

Heroes and Villains

novel by Angela Carter

author: Angela Carter

1969

The Magic Toyshop

novel by Angela Carter

author: Angela Carter

1967

The Passion of New Eve

novel by Angela Carter

author: Angela Carter

1977

Nights at the Circus

novel by Angela Carter

author: Angela Carter

1984

Black Venus

book by Angela Carter

author: Angela Carter

1985

Wise Children

novel by Angela Carter

author: Angela Carter

1991

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