Elizabeth Young

Author

1950 – 2001

41 Views

Who was Elizabeth Young?

Elizabeth Jesse Young was a London-based literary critic and author, who wrote principally on cult writers for a range of British newspapers and magazines. In particular she championed transgressive fiction, for which she received some criticism in the press, not least for her defence of A. M. Homes' The End of Alice, which dealt with themes of paedophilia from what was seen as an uncomfortably neutral perspective.

We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

Born
Jun 6, 1950
Lagos
Spouses
Nationality
  • United Kingdom
Profession
Employment
  • Compendium Books
Lived in
  • Scotland
Died
Mar 18, 2001

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

Citation

Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Elizabeth Young." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 1 Dec. 2021. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/elizabeth_young>.

Discuss this Elizabeth Young biography with the community:

0 Comments


    Browse Biographies.net