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1913 The Cradle of Modernism

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ISBN-10: 1405161922

ISBN-13: 9781405161923

Edition: 2007

Authors: Jean-Michel Rabat�

List price: $53.00
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Description:

This innovative book puts modernist literature in its cultural, intellectual, and global context, within the framework of the year 1913. Broadens the analysis of canonical texts and artistic events by showing their cultural and global parallels Examines a number of simultaneous artistic, literary, and political endeavours including those of Yeats, Pound, Joyce, Du Bois and Stravinsky Explores Pound's Personae next to Apollinaire's Alcools and Rilke's Spanish Trilogy, Edith Wharton's The Custom of the Country next to Proust's Swann's Way
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Book details

List price: $53.00
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/19/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 272
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

List of Illustrations
Acknowledgments
Introduction: Modernism, Crisis, and Early Globalization
The New in the Arts
Collective Agencies
Everyday Life and the New Episteme
Learning to be Modern in 1913
Global Culture and the Invention of the Other
The Splintered Subject of Modernism
At War with Oneself: The Last Cosmopolitan Travels of German and Austrian Modernism
Modernism and the End of Nostalgia
Conclusion: Antagonisms
Notes
Index