By Oliver Baum M.A.
William “Bill” McGuire Bryson was once born in Des Moines, Iowa, in 1951. In 1973, he travelled to England the place he turned conversant in his spouse, Cynthia Billen, with whom he has 4 little ones. Bryson lived in Yorkshire, back to the United States to graduate in 1995, and resided together with his relatives in Norfolk, in 2003. whereas in the US Bryson is recognized for elaborating at the English language, he complete bestseller status with travelogues in nice Britain. even if he claims to not be a go back and forth author simply because he “stumbled into this genre”, Bryson composes “books on go back and forth and the English language” during which his
“wanderlust and eccentricity” promise a distinct analyzing experience (Oder 191).
Travel writing is a overlooked yet miscellaneous style of precedent days which flourished within the 16th century and encompasses narratives of expansionism, such as
encyclopaedic debts of international countries, and have become the crucial negotiator of propagating stereotypes in colonial novels. whereas Bryson’s trip novel Notes from a Small Island
depicts the nice Britain he adores, he grudgingly wrote columns approximately the US which led to his journalistic novel Notes from a major Country.
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Bill Bryson´s View of Great Britain and the USA in "Notes from a Small Island" and "Notes from a Big Country": A Comparative Enquiry of Anglo-American Novels in the Context of National Stereotyping by Oliver Baum M.A.