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The Modernist Period 1900-1945

English Literature in Its Historical, Cultural and Social Contexts (Backgrounds to English Literature)

by Patrick Lee-Browne

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Published by Facts on File .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history: from c 1900 -,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Literary studies: from c 1900 -,
  • 20th century,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Literature: Classics,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • General,
  • Language Arts - General,
  • Civilization,
  • English literature,
  • Great Britain,
  • History and criticism,
  • Literature and history

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11359823M
    ISBN 100816051291
    ISBN 109780816051298

    This course reads popular, alternative literary and artistic work from the modernist period, We read “less great” diaries, dreams, comics, experimental film, and popular stories. Vernacular modernism makes the same assumptions and considers the same ideas as does so-called high art of the period.


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Wollaeger's book is a model of exemplary scholarship that aptly speaks to our historical moment."Lissa Schneider, James Joyce Literary Supplement "Mark Wollaeger's Modernism, Media, and Propaganda: British Narrative from to is written in an approachable style with an engaging and often amusing personal voice This is a Format: Paperback.

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Year Published:N/A. We want your experience with World of Books to be enjoyable and problem free. Get this from a library. The Modernist Period English literature in its historical, cultural and social contexts. [Patrick Lee-Browne] -- This book surveys the historical, cultural, and social contexts for the Modernist period and discusses the works of Eliot, Lawrence, Joyce, and Yeats.

Modernism Modernism () This unit introduces texts from the Modernist period in Europe, Asia, the United States, and the Middle East. The philosophical movement in art and literature that we call "Modernism" was characterized by the artist's response to two powerful forces: the effects of industrialization and the aftermath of wars, particularly the Russian.

Anthony Cuda is a scholar and university professor who teaches classes on twentieth-century poetry, British and American literature of the modernist period (), Dante, and American literature of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

He is the author of The Passions of Modernism: Eliot, Yeats, Woolf and Mann (University of South Carolina Press, ).With. Mark Wollaeger's Modernism, Media, and Propaganda: British Narrative from to is written in an approachable style with an engaging and often amusing personal voice This is a book in which the historical contextualising so in trend at the present time is allowed to sit comfortably and rewardingly beside more 'traditional' close Price: $ Blog.

12 May Remote work tips, tools, and advice: Interview with Mandy Fransz; 11 May Using game show assessments in the classroom; 7 May   As befits a study of propaganda, the subtitle of Mark Wollaeger's intricate book underplays its significance.

Modernism, Media, and Propaganda concerns not only the ways that modernist novels and short stories responded to new communication technologies and to the state-sponsored use of those technologies for imperialist and patriotic persuasion. It focuses. The Modernist Period English Literature in Its Historical, Cultural, and Social Contexts Hardcover – Nov.

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Get this from a library. Experimental lives: women and literature, [Mary Loeffelholz] -- "Women's experience in the first half of the twentieth century was shaped by changes in their legal status, education, employment, and by their struggle for a.

Experimental Lives is a stimulating, in-depth, and comprehensive critical guide that restores women's experience and writing to their rightful place in our understanding of this enormously creative and influential literary period."--BOOK Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, : Mary Loeffelholz.

Modernism is both a philosophical movement and an art movement that, along with cultural trends and changes, arose from wide-scale and far-reaching transformations in Western society during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Among the factors that shaped modernism were the development of modern industrial societies and the rapid growth of cities, followed then by.

[This] book is well planned, carefully constructed, and assiduously substantiatedD. Izzo, ChoiceMark Wollaeger's sophisticated new book adds to the recent reshaping of our understanding of modernist-period media culture While one would expect such tours de force from Wollaeger, who is known for his work on Conrad and Joyce, it is Released on: Septem The preparation of a list of bibliographical references on the modernist short story raises a number of questions and implies certain choices, which I intend to address in this brief introductory note.

A first important observation to be made is that the short story as a genre remains largely neglected in the greater part of book-length studies on literary modernism, even in the more recent : Mathijs Duyck. Modernism, Media, and Propaganda: British Narrative from to | Mark Wollaeger | download | B–OK.

Download books for free. Find books. Cole's Modernism, Male Friendship, and the First World War is a powerfully argued and nuanced book that adds a great deal to our understanding of the authors it discusses.' Andrzej Gasiorek Source: Literature and History 'This is a very good book and one, I hope, that will open up further avenues for fruitful thinking and research.'Cited by:   The Modernist Period to (Paperback, New title) By Lee-Browne, Patrick This title sets out the historical, economic and social framework of the Modernist period, as well as looking at the literature of the Great War, the growth of Irish nationalism, the Modernist movement, women in literature and the writing of the s and World War II.

The modernist period saw a revolution in fictional practice, most famously in the work of novelists such as Joyce and Woolf. Dominic Head shows that the short story, with its particular stress on literary artifice, was a central site for modernist by: Gone was the Romantic period that focused on nature and being.

Modernist fiction spoke of the inner self and consciousness. Instead of progress, the Modernist writer saw a decline of civilization.

Instead of new technology, the Modernist writer saw cold machinery and increased capitalism, which alienated the individual and led to loneliness.

Literary modernism has its origins in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, mainly in Europe and North Sudamerica. Modernism is characterized by a self-conscious break with traditional styles of poetry and verse.

Modernists experimented with literary form and expression, adhering to Ezra Pound's maxim to "Make it new". The modernist literary movement was driven by a conscious. General Overviews. There are an enormous number of books that cover modern sculpture, both in and out of print.

Potts notes that “a distinctively modernist tradition in sculpture first properly established itself in the art world in the s” (p. In addition, Potts discusses Burnham (cited under Materials and Techniques), Giedion-Welckerand Read. Architecture has 7, members. NO ADVERTISING or you will be banned (except for books and talks related to the subject).

The Homewood is a modernist house in Esher, Surrey, England. Designed by architect Patrick Gwynne () utilizing international fashions emerging during this period and adapting them to the harsh. Author: Mark S.

Morrisson. Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing ISBN: Category: Literary Criticism Page: View: DOWNLOAD → From quantum physics and genetics to psychology and the social sciences, from the development of atomic weapons to the growing mass media of film and radio, the early 20th century was a period of intense scientific and.

It's hard to establish exactly when Modernism began, but most scholars argue that the Modernist period began in the late 19th century and reached the end of its height by World War II.

Modernism has been arguably the most important artistic movement of the twentieth century. It is characterized by a certain malaise, a generally dark perspective on the.

Chapter Six Modernism and Experimentation: M any historians have characterized the period between the two world wars as the United States' traumatic "coming of age," despite the fact that U.S.

direct involvement was relatively brief () and its casualties many fewer than those of its European allies and foes. John Dos Passos expressed America's postwar. The TwenTieTh CenTury, – By Christophe ippolito, The account of the – period is less developed (–).

The book concludes with a very useful third part, ‘extérieurs’ (–67), dealing with the NRF’s network, diffusion, subscriptions, articulations. The first part of Eliot's poem The Waste Land exemplifies the fragmentation of the Modernist period.

The narrator feels isolated and is mourning a death. The atmosphere of the poem is very dark and broken. The Waste Land was published by T.S. Eliot innot even four years after WWI. This was the beginning of the Modernist period.

“Dancing with Freud: Female Sexuality, Modernist Women, and the Intoxication of Movement. and the Performance of Affect in British and American Women’s Literature, This book length project, which is still in its very early stages, will define war in broad social and in reconstructing this period and by feminist cultural.

English INTRODUCTION Charles Bernstein Spring Revolution of the Word: Modernist American Poetry and Poetics (). This "reading workshop" is an introduction to the unprecedented range of different types of poetry that emerged in the early decades of the last century in the U.S.

as well as to contemporary North American poetry, with attention also to. Blog. 7 May Designer tips, volume 2: Common color mistakes and the rule; 6 May Create marketing content that resonates with Prezi Video.

l74l --First American magazines appear: Andrew Bradford's American Magazine and Benjamin Franklin's General Magazine, and Historical Chronicle.l -- Beginnings of short fiction in American magazines: "Azakia: A Canadian Story" in Monthly Miscellany and Vermont Magazine, "The Story of the Captain's Wife and an Aged Woman" in Gentleman and Lady's Town and.

For modern art, The Art is a site that provides matter-of-fact information on a large number of European and U.S. artists during the time period covered by this lecture. There are also a number of museum websites that provide excellent support for the study of modern art, including, but not limited to: The Art Institute of Chicago.

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Throughout my independent study this semester I have been examining discourses and anxieties that construct the idea of women’s chastity and virginity between the years. Modern Paintings: – Henri Matisse, French, –Open Window, Collioure,oil on canvas, Collection of Mr.

and Mrs. John Hay Whitney 1 of A survey of the modernist period in British and Irish writing, concentrating on the development of the novel as both an artistic medium and a mechanism of social representation.

Students should be prepared to read adventurously and to read a lot.The Modernist Period: addresses the effect of two World Wars, an economic depression, and the resulting uncertainty, desperation, and cynicism expressed by English writers such as Eliot, Lawrence, Joyce, and Yeats.