David Ireland’s ‘Prisoner’ and ‘The Flesheaters’


Examines The Unknown Industrial Prisoner under the aspect of the author’s allusions and references to an American novel, Miss Lonelyhearts (1933), by Nathanael West.

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Published 1 October 1980 in Volume 9 No. 4. Subjects: Literary influences.

Cite as: Gelder, Ken. ‘David Ireland’s ‘Prisoner’ and ‘The Flesheaters’.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 9, no. 4, 1980. https://doi.org/10.20314/als.73fc10817d.