David James

David James is a Professorial Research Fellow at the University of Birmingham. His books include Modernist Futures (Cambridge University Press, 2012), and edited volumes such as The Legacies of Modernism (Cambridge University Press, 2012) and The Cambridge Companion to British Fiction since 1945 (Cambridge University Press, 2015). For Columbia University Press he co-edits the book series Literature Now. His new book, Discrepant Solace: Contemporary Literature and the Work of Consolation, is forthcoming from Oxford University Press.