A history of modernist literature / Andrzej Gasiorek.Material type: TextSeries: Blackwell histories of literaturePublisher: Hoboken : Wiley-Blackwell, 2015Edition: First editionDescription: 1 online resourceContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781118607343; 1118607341; 9781118607336; 1118607333; 9781118607305; 1118607309; 1405177160; 9781405177160Subject(s): Modernism (Literature) -- England | Literary criticism | LITERARY CRITICISM -- European -- English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh | Modernism (Literature) | EnglandGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: History of modernist literature.DDC classification: 820.9/112 LOC classification: PR478.M6Other classification: LIT004120 Online resources: Wiley Online Library
"A History of Modernist Literature offers a critical overview of modernism in England from the 1890s to the Second World War"-- Provided by publisher.
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Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Preface; Abbreviations; Introduction: Locating Modernism; Notes; Chapter 1 Early Modernism; The New Woman; Literary Impressionism; Debating Imperialism; Early Modernist Drama; Edward Gordon Craig and W.B. Yeats; The Modern Metropolis; Ford Madox Ford and The English Review; Notes; Chapter 2 'One Big Bloodless Brawl': Modernist Literature, 1910-1914; Introduction; Exploring the Machine Age; Poetry and the Renovation of Language; Imagism; Ford, Flint, and Eliot; Dubliners; Suffragettes, Feminists, and Egoists; Blast and Vorticism; Notes.
Chapter 3 Modernism During WartimeIntroduction; Pacifism, Nationalism, and Community; Propaganda and Ideology; The Good Soldier; Portraits of the Male Artist; The Politics of Gender; Notes; Chapter 4 'A Haughty and Proud Generation': Modernist Literature, 1918-1930; Introduction; The Backwashes of War; Ulysses; The Waste Land; Remaking the Novel; A Future for the Avant-Garde?; Notes; Chapter 5 Modernism in the 1930s; Introduction; Modernity and Its Discontents; The Situation of Poetry; Modernism, Race, and Colonialism; The Festival Theatre and Group Theatre; Surrealism; Pound/Joyce; Notes.
Chapter 6 Coda: Modernism's AfterlivesNotes; Index; EULA.