A Companion to Modernist Literature and Culture

A Companion to Modernist Literature and Culture

Author: David Bradshaw

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ISBN: 1782686207

Category: American literature

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The Companion combines a broad grounding in the essential texts and contexts of the modernist movement with the unique insights of scholars whose careers have been devoted to the study of modernism. An essential resource for students and teachers of modernist literature and culture. Broad in scope and comprehensive in coverage. Includes contributions from some of the most distinguished modernist scholars on both sides of the Atlantic. Brings together entries on elements of modernist culture, contemporary intellectual and aesthetic movements, and all the genres of modernist writing and art. Features essays on the signal texts of modernist literature, from James Joyce's Ulysses to Zora Neal Hurston's Their Eyes Were Watching God. Pays close attention to both British and American modernism.
A Companion to Modernist Literature and Culture
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: David Bradshaw, Kevin J. H. Dettmar
Categories: American literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher:

The Companion combines a broad grounding in the essential texts and contexts of the modernist movement with the unique insights of scholars whose careers have been devoted to the study of modernism. An essential resource for students and teachers of modernist literature and culture. Broad in scope and comprehensive in
A Companion to Modernist Literature and Culture
Language: en
Pages: 616
Authors: David Bradshaw, Kevin J. H. Dettmar
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10-20 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

The Companion combines a broad grounding in the essential texts and contexts of the modernist movement with the unique insights of scholars whose careers have been devoted to the study of modernism. An essential resource for students and teachers of modernist literature and culture Broad in scope and comprehensive in
A Companion to Modern British and Irish Drama, 1880 - 2005
Language: en
Pages: 608
Authors: Mary Luckhurst
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-15 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This wide-ranging Companion to Modern British and Irish Drama offers challenging analyses of a range of plays in their political contexts. It explores the cultural, social, economic and institutional agendas that readers need to engage with in order to appreciate modern theatre in all its complexity. An authoritative guide to
A Concise Companion to Modernism
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: David Bradshaw
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-15 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This concise Companion offers an innovative approach tounderstanding the Modernist literary mind in Britain, focusing onthe intellectual and cultural contexts, which shaped it. Offers an innovative approach to understanding the Modernistliterary mind in Britain. Helps readers to grasp the intellectual and cultural contextsof literary Modernism. Organised around contemporary ideas such
Literary Research and the American Modernist Era
Language: en
Pages: 186
Authors: Robert N. Matuozzi, Elizabeth B. Lindsay
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-07-31 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

Characterized by its move away from Romanticism and toward mundane, every day subjects, as well as incorporating such ideas as metanarrative, stream of consciousness, and disjointed timelines, the American Modernist Era was at its heyday during the years 1914-1949. It produced such great authors as Ernest Hemingway, William Faulkner, and