A Companion to Modernist Literature and Culture

A Companion to Modernist Literature and Culture

Editor(s): David Bradshaw, Kevin J. H. Dettmar

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

Print ISBN: 9780631204350

Online ISBN: 9780470996331

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996331

About this Book

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 more than 60 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 25 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

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Origins, Beginnings, and the New

  2. Part II: Movements

  3. Part III: Modernist Genres and Modern Media

  4. Part IV: Readings

  5. Part V: Other Modernisms

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