During this paintings, Alan McCluskey explores materialism, in its many conceptual varieties, within the modern cosmopolitan novel. the writer applies a 'cosmopolitan materialist' lens to the novels of Caryl Phillips, J. M. Coetzee, and Philip Roth: 3 modern authors who hail from diverse elements of the realm and bring hugely numerous novels.

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