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Modernism and Its Margins
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Anthony Geist, Jose B. Monle-n
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-24 - Publisher: Routledge

First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Korean Modernism at the Margin
Language: en
Pages: 214
Authors: Hyun Seon Park
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher:

My dissertation engages the socio-political trajectory of Korean modernism and addresses key moments of Korean modern history including the colonial period, the postwar era of urban modernization, and the contemporary era of global capitalism. Considering modernist texts as the problematic site where history, aesthetics, and politics juxtapose, the purpose of
Modernist Sexualities
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Lecturer in the Department of English and Related Literature Hugh Stevens, Hugh Stevens, Caroline Howlett
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

Leading critics from Britain, Canada, and the US examine modernism's imaginative rethinkings of sex, gender, and sexuality. Original essays show how modernism intersects with the suffragette movement, technological change and its effects on women and labor, the growth of pseudo-scientific writings, and the burgeoning lesbian and gay movement. They show
Modernism from the Margins
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Chris Wigginton
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-01 - Publisher: University of Wales Press

“Modernism from the Margins” is an accessible and challenging account of the 1930s writing of two of the most popular authors of the time. Locating the work of Louis MacNeice and Dylan Thomas historically, the book questions standard accounts of the period as Auden-dominated and offers an inclusive and theoretical
Modernism and Race
Language: en
Authors: Len Platt
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-02-24 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The 'transnational' turn has transformed modernist studies, challenging Western authority over modernism and positioning race and racial theories at the very centre of how we now understand modern literature. Modernism and Race examines relationships between racial typologies and literature in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, drawing on fin