Transatlantic Modernism

Moral Dilemmas in Modernist Fiction by Martin Halliwell

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

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Cover of: Transatlantic Modernism | Martin Halliwell
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  • Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • General,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages272
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Open LibraryOL7964342M
ISBN 100748623930
ISBN 109780748623938

Transatlantic Modernisms Research This area of interest examines the literature and other artistic productions of the early twentieth-century revolution in cultural expression that we call Modernism. Transatlantic Modernisms considers the political and aesthetic implications of Modernist experimentation (in literature, film, the visual arts. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for W. E. B. du Bois Institute: Primitivist Modernism: Black Culture and the Origins of Transatlantic Modernism by Sieglinde Lemke (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!   This chapter elucidates a transatlantic approach to American literature, considering the complexity of literary production in the Atlantic world. It establishes a theoretical framework for the notion of a “memory of literature” and the role of “new media.”Author: Julia Straub. In studies of psychology’s role in modernism, Carl Jung is usually relegated to a cameo appearance, if he appears at all. This book rethinks his place in modernist culture during its formative years.

Bodies of Modernism brings a new and exciting analytical lens to modernist literature, that of critical disability studies. The book offers new readings of canonical and noncanonical writers from both sides of the Atlantic including Flannery O’Connor, Eudora Welty, H. G. Wells, D. H. Lawrence, Elizabeth Bowen, Henry Green, Olive Moore, Carson McCullers, Tennessee . The book is chronologically organized, spanning early modernism, the period , modernism during wartime, the years , and modernism in the s, and it concludes with a brief exploration of modernism's afterlives in the post period. Looking for Transatlantic modernism - Martin Halliwell Paperback / softback? Visit musicMagpie for great deals and super savings with FREE delivery today!

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Transatlantic Modernism traces the intersection of artistic and moral ideas in European and American literary modernism. Rather than reading modernism as a complete rejection of social morality, this perceptive study shows how early twentieth-century writers such as Conrad, Faulkner, Gide, Kafka, Mann and Stein devised new aesthetic techniques to address ethical.

This book explores a rich cultural hybridity at the heart of transatlantic modernism. Focusing on cubism, jazz, and Josephine Baker's performance in the Danse Sauvage, Sieglinde Lemke uncovers a crucial history of white and black intercultural exchange, a phenomenon until now greatly obscured by a cloak of ering artists and critics such as Picasso, Alain 1/5(1).

This book explores a rich cultural hybridity at the heart of transatlantic modernism. Focusing on cubism, jazz, and Josephine Baker's performance in the Danse Sauvage, Sieglinde Lemke uncovers a crucial history of white and black intercultural exchange, a phenomenon until now greatly obscured by a cloak of ering artists and critics such as Picasso, Cited by: In Transatlantic Aliens, Will Norman reorients our understanding of midcentury American culture by thinking dialectically about the interfusion of aesthetic and intellectual practices across both the cultural hierarchy and the Atlantic.

The transatlantic exchanges of midcentury emerge in the book as a crisis point for modernism at which claims. The transatlantic exchanges of midcentury emerge in the Transatlantic Modernism book as a crisis point for modernism at which claims for the autonomy of high culture became increasingly untenable, the geographical center of cultural authority was displaced, and the governing principles of the American cultural field went through a phase of dramatic by: 2.

In studies of psychology’s role in modernism, Carl Jung is usually relegated to a cameo appearance, if he appears at all. This book rethinks his place in modernist culture during its formative years, mapping Jung’s influence on a surprisingly vast transatlantic network of artists, writers, and : Palgrave Macmillan US.

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TransAtlantic is a novel by Colum McCann, published in June Based upon the book, Colum wrote the lyrics for Clannad's song "TransAtlantic", released with the album Nádúr in September He also wrote the liner notes for the : Colum McCann.

In bringing American modernism back home, and exposing the cosmopolitan contours of modernism in the American grain, Eric White makes an important intervention into contemporary scholarship. Transatlantic Avant-Gardes is required reading for scholars of American modernism and its material culture.

-- Lee M. Jenkins, University College Cork. The first half of TransAtlantic features non-fictional stories about great men, united by theme but not by narrative.

In the second half, McCann invents a Author: Theo Tait. "Transatlantic Modernism traces the intersection of artistic and moral ideas in European and American literary modernism. Rather than reading modernism as a complete rejection of social morality, this study shows how early twentieth-century writers such as Conrad, Faulkner, Gide, Kafka, Mann and Stein devised new aesthetic techniques to address ethical problems.

Genre/Form: Kongress: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Transatlantic modernism. Heidelberg: C. Winter, © (OCoLC) Material Type. Chapter One: Henry James Experiments with Print Culture Pagescapes in Transatlantic Periodicals.

Bookish Bodies. Chapter Two: Reading the Body of Boni & Liveright’s & Djuna Barnes’s A Book. Chapter Three: Broken Arcs and Black Super-Vaudeville: Design and Dismemberment in the Boni & Liveright Production of Jean Toomer’s Cane.

III. Buy Transatlantic Modernism: Moral Dilemmas in Modernist Fiction by Martin Halliwell (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low 5/5(1). On the question of where transatlantic modernism seems to lean, a big part of my sense of it being more American-centered comes from two observations 1) the fact that the American magazines (starting with Kreymborg's The Glebe, which published the first Imagist anthology, but continuing in Poetry and Little Review) were much more active in.

Summary Note: summary text provided by external source. This book explores a rich cultural hybridity at the heart of transatlantic modernism. Focusing on cubism, jazz, and Josephine Baker's performance in the Danse Sauvage, Sieglinde Lemke uncovers a crucial history of white and black intercultural exchange, a phenomenon until now greatly obscured by a cloak of.

Bodies of Modernism brings a new and exciting analytical lens to modernist literature, that of critical disability studies.

The book offers new readings of canonical and noncanonical writers from both sides of the Atlantic including Flannery O’Connor, Eudora Welty, H. Wells, D. Lawrence, Elizabeth Bowen, Henry Green, Olive Moore, Carson McCullers, Tennessee Cited by: Buy Transatlantic Aliens: Modernism, Exile, and Culture in Midcentury America (Hopkins Studies in Modernism) 1st edition by Norman, Will (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Will Norman. Free Online Library: Primitivist Modernism: Black Culture and the Origins of Transatlantic Modernism.(Review) by "African American Review"; Literature, writing, book reviews Ethnic, cultural, racial issues Book reviews Books.

This book explores a rich cultural hybridity at the heart of transatlantic modernism. Focusing on cubism, jazz, and Josephine Baker's performance in the Danse Sauvage, Sieglinde Lemke uncovers a crucial history of white and black intercultural exchange, a phenomenon until now greatly obscured by a cloak of ering artists and critics such as Picasso, Alain.

A particular highlight of the Transatlantic Literary Women Series so far was the Transatlantic Modernisms Workshop, an afternoon of papers dedicated to modernist female writers, and presented by esteemed female academics.

Questions raised regarding American expatriate women and their often conflicted attitudes to homeland resonated with contemporary. Tracy Splinter (born Octo in Cape Town, South Africa) is a German-South African writer and spoken-word author who mysteriously disappeared in August in acquired German citizenship in Her works were in English, German and Afrikaans.

Biography. Last seen at the Alpina and Schnider hotels, Tracy went missing in August in. The editors of Transatlantic Print Culture, Ann Ardis and Patrick Collier, are two of the leading scholars in this new field, Ardis for her detailed work on the The New Age1 and Collier for a provocative account of Modernism on Fleet Street (Ashgate, ).

This volume, though a little uneven at times, ranges widely across print culture from the late nineteenth century into Author: Andrew Thacker. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Edinburgh Studies in Transatlantic Literatures EUP: American Modernism's Expatriate Scene: The Labour of Translation by Daniel Katz (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay.

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Bodies of Modernism Book Description: The book offers new readings of canonical and noncanonical writers from both sides of the Atlantic including Flannery O'Connor, Eudora Welty, H. Wells, D. Lawrence, Elizabeth Bowen, Henry Green, Olive Moore, Carson McCullers, Tennessee Williams, J.

Synge, Florence Barclay, Virginia Woolf, and James. Transatlantic Print Culture, Emerging Media, Emerging Modernisms Ann L. Ardis, Patrick C. Collier Snippet view - A. Ardis, P. Collier No preview available. The Edinburgh University Press office is closed.

Most staff are working from home. You can get in touch by email. Surveying the Avant-Garde. Questions on Modernism, Art, and the Americas in Transatlantic Magazines. Lori Cole “Turning the manifesto—the touchstone genre for avant-gardists in the twentieth century—on its head, Lori Cole’s provocative, innovative, and deeply researched book reveals the questionnaire to have been a constitutive genre of declaration-by-interrogation.

Book Review: Mina Loy’s Critical Modernism Diane Drouin, Sorbonne Université. Over the last thirty years, the British-born poet and painter Mina Loy () has emerged as a flamboyant figure of transatlantic modernism.

Given Loy’s cosmopolitanism and versatility, many scholars and readers have found her difficult to locate within the Modernist map and canon. This vibrant book examines their collective role, surveying the work of both household names and an extraordinary array of lesser-known artists.

Author Michele Greet illuminates the significant ways in which Latin American expatriates helped establish modernism and, conversely, how a Parisian environment influenced the development of Latin. “Reimagining Modernism: ” is an ambitious reinstallation of art from the Met’s permanent collection.

It is also the first instance in recent memory of Author: Roberta Smith.