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Title
Modernism
Type
Text
Language
English
Classification
LCC: NX454.5.M63 C48 2008 (Source: dlc)
DDC: 700/.4112 full (Assigner: dlc)
EC 5180 (Source: rvk)
EC 5184 (Source: rvk)
HG 260 (Source: rvk)
Identified By
Lccn: 2007018342
Summary
This work provides an authoritative analysis of the most important literary innovations of the last 100 years, which explains the pan-European origins of the radical literary changes which occurred in the novel, poetry and drama.
Table Of Contents
Introduction. Answering the question : what is modernism?
Plunging in
Words, words, words : modern, modernism, modernity
Periods, genres, models
International anglophone modernisms
Interpreting and changing. Marx
Darwin
Freud
Nietzsche
Saussure
Einstein
Genres, art and film. Novel
Short story
Poetry
Drama
Art movements
Film
Texts, contexts, intertexts. 'The struggle of becoming' : freedom and gender
'It seems to me I am trying to tell you a dream ': epistemology and narration
'These fragments I have shored against my ruins' : identity and war
'Who's passing for who?' : sexual and racial divisions
'History is a nightmare' : symbolism and language.
Authorized Access Point
Childs, Peter, 1962- Modernism