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Osini, Massimiliano. Il Nuovo Gotico nei romanzi di Ian McEwan. Università di Parma, Faculty of Letters and Philosophy, 1987-1988.

Sabadin, Maria. The Cement Garden by Ian McEwan. University of Bologna, Faculty of Letters and Philosophy, 1988-89.

Dufrene-Meur, Nadine. L'univers imaginaire dans l'oeuvre d'Ian McEwan. Lille: A.N.R.T, Université de Lille III, 1990 [Ph.D.].

Slay, Jack, Jr. A Prevailing Ordinariness: Society and Interpersonal Relationships in the Fiction of Ian Mcewan. The University of Tennessee, 1991. 293 p. [Ph.D.].

Norton, G. Sexuality and Sexual Politics in the Writings of Martin Amis and Ian McEwan. Leeds, 1991. [M.A.].

Erba, Paolo. La Narrativa di Ian McEwan Universita degli Studi di Bergamo, Facolta di Lingue e Letteratura Straniere, 1991-1992.

Lang, James Martin. Dialogues with History in Post-War British Fiction. Northwestern University, 1997. 277 p. (John Fowles, Jeanette Winterson, Ian Mcewan). [Ph.D.].

Seaboyer, Judith Ailsa. Second Death in Venice: Cognitive Mapping in the Venetian Fictions of Jeanette Winterson, Ian McEwan, and Robert Coover. University of Toronto, 1997. 255 p. [Ph.D.].

Judith Ailsa Seaboyer. Second Death in Venice: Cognitive Mapping in the Venetian Fictions of Jeanette Winterson, Ian McEwan, and Robert Coover. University of Toronto, 1997.

Rüppel, Mag. Petra Vera. Bewußtsein, Sexualität und Sprache: Zerstörte Kommunikation am Beispiel von Ian McEwan's 'Butterflies'. 1997. [Available for purchase online at www.grin.com].

Pigmei, Valentina. Le Metamorfosi del Corpo Nella Narrativa di Ian McEwan. University of Bologna, Faculty of Letters and Philosophy, 1998-1999.

Gilbert, Luciana Gottardi. Through the Eyes of a Child: Metaphors for Imagination in Elsa Morante and Ian Mcewan. (Ph.D.) The Pennsylvania State University, 1999. 236 p.

Maurel, Claire. A Study of Enduring Love by Ian McEwan. Universite Michel de Montaigne, June 1999.

Kong, Kim-Por, Paul. The Child in Time: Postmodern Representations of Childhood in the Novels of Ian McEwan. University of Hong Kong, 1999 [Thesis (M.A.)].

Käcks, Ralf. Vernon Halliday and the Judge: Editorship and Newspaper Power in Ian McEwan's "Amsterdam". 1999. [Available for purchase online at www.grin.com].

Le Barzic, David. La responsabilisation esthétique dans l'œuvre d'Ian McEwan. (Ph.D.) Université d'Angers, 2001. U.F.R. Lettres, Langues et Sciences Humaines. (View more information about this thesis).

Payandeh, Hossein. Waking Nightmares: A Critical Study of Ian McEwan's Novels. (Ph.D.) University of Sussex, England, 2001.

Rittig, Claudia. 'Black Dogs' by Ian McEwan. 2001. [Available for purchase online at www.grin.com].

Georgopoulou, Paraskevi. "Metafictional Elements in Ian McEwan's Writing." MA Dissertation, University of Sussex, 2002.

Gauthier, Timothy S. Narrative Desire and Historical Reparations: Three Contemporary British Authors. University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 2003. [Ph.D., Discussion of Black Dogs].

Orth, Stephan. Ian McEwan's "Amsterdam": Ein postmoderner Roman?. 2003. [Available for purchase online at www.grin.com].

Alden, Natasha. Reading Behind the Lines: Postmemory, History and Narrative in the Novels of Graham Swift, Pat Barker, Adam Thorpe and Ian McEwan. University of Oxford, 2006 [Ph.D.].

Hennessey, Colleen M. A Sacred Site: Family in the Novels of Ian McEwan. Drew University, 2004 [Ph.D.].

Mauter, Eva Maria. Multiperspectival Narration in Ian McEwan's Atonement. 2004. [Available for purchase online at www.grin.com].

Isherwood, Jennifer. Violence, Narrative and Community after 9/11: A Reading of Ian McEwan's Saturday. Bowling Green State University, 2006 [Thesis (M.A.) -- full text].

Schwering, Nathalie. "The Representation of War in Ian McEwan's Atonement and Saturday". Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, Germany, 2006.

Djergovic-Joksimovic, Zorica. The Epistemology of Evil in Ian McEwan's Novels. Faculty of Philosophy, University of Novi Sad, Serbia, 2006. [Excerpt available in .pdf, courtesy of the author].

Monegato, Emanuele. London 7/7 - Ian McEwan, Chris Cleave e l'Ombra dell Torri. Università degli Studi di Milano, Italia, Faculty of Humanities, 2006-2007.

Kirk, Joan Karen. The Journey of Individuation in Ian McEwan's Saturday. Minnesota State University Moorhead, 2007 [M.L.A.].

Parry, Matthew Robert. Our Fictional Reality: A Study of the Novels of Ian McEwan. Appalachian State University, 2007 [Thesis (M.A.)].

Slimak, Louis Jason. A Mind with a View: Cognitive Ccience, Neuroscience, and Contemporary Literature. Akron, OH: University of Akron, 2007 [Thesis (M.A.) -- full text].

Bradley, Suzanne M. Pervasive Perspectives: Gender Relationships in the Fiction of Ian McEwan. Amherst College, 2008 [Thesis (B.A. with honors)].

Vipond, Laura. How to Read the Unreadable: A Post-Structuralist Approach to the Works of Ian McEwan. University of Edinburgh, Department of English Literature, Final Year Dissertation, January 2008. [Available in .pdf, courtesy of the author].

O'Hara, David K. Mimesis and the Imaginable Other: Metafictional Narrative Ethics in the Novels of Ian McEwan (Ph.D.) English Literature and Creative Writing, Bath Spa University, 2009. [Excerpt available in .pdf, courtesy of the author].

Rogstad, Rhiannon B. "Cruelty is a failure of the imagination": Identity and Empathy in the Fiction of Ian McEwan. University of Idaho, April 2009 [M.A.].

Courtney, Hannah. The intensity of the event: the impact of Ian McEwan's distended moments in Atonement, Saturday and On Chesil Beach. University of New South Wales, 2010. [M.A.]

Orlandini, Erika. La dimensione teatrale in Atonement di Ian McEwan (with a Translation from English to Italian of Kathleen D'Angelo's To Make a Novel: The Construction of a Critical Readership in Ian McEwan's Atonement). Università di Pisa, Facoltà di Lingue e Letterature Straniere. Pisa, Italy, June 2010.

Angelini, Andrea. Dalla metropoli alla spiaggia di Chesil: un'analisi topologica di Atonement, Saturday e On Chesil Beach di Ian McEwan (From the metropolis to Chesil beach: a topological analysis of Atonement, Saturday and On Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan). Università Gabriele d'Annuzio, Dipartimento di Scienze linguistiche e letterarie, Pescara, Italy, 2011. [Ph.D. in English literature]

Bjørge, Stig."The elusive Henry Perone - Science, literature and morality in Saturday by Ian McEwan". NTNU, Norges teknisk-naturvitenskapelige universitet, Trondheim, Norway. [Masters Thesis].

Ghadamkheir, Mani. Ian McEwan's Depiction of Human Nature: An Evolutionary Literary Study of Atonement and Enduring Love. Shahid Chamran University of Ahwaz, Iran, 2013. M.A. Thesis.

Nayebpour, Karam. Intramental Characterization in Ian McEwan's Amsterdam and On Chesil Beach. Karadeniz Technical University (KTU), Faculty of Letters. 2013-2014. [Ph.D.]

 
  
Novels:    The Cement Garden    The Comfort of Strangers    The Child in Time    The Innocent    Black Dogs       
Enduring Love    Amsterdam    Atonement    Saturday    On Chesil Beach   Solar   Sweet Tooth
The Children Act
Stories:    First Love, Last Rites    In Between the Sheets   
  Children's Fiction:    Rose Blanche    The Daydreamer   
Screenplays:    The Imitation Game & Other Plays    The Ploughman's Lunch    Soursweet  
Oratorio / Libretto:    Or Shall We Die?      For You
 

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