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Literary Modernism, Bioscience, and Community in Early 20th Century Britain

by Craig A. Gordon

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: from c 1900 -,
  • Modernism,
  • 20th Century English Literature,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • General,
  • 20th century,
  • Body, Human, in literature,
  • Great Britain,
  • History,
  • Life sciences in literature,
  • Literature And Science

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8400959M
    ISBN 101403977542
    ISBN 109781403977540

    The First World War – Major battles and casualties include Ypres (, ),the Somme, during which the British employed tanks for the first time (), Jutland () and Passchendaele ().Other key dates include the German U-boat sinking of the Lusitania (), Zeppelin raids on British cities (from ), conscription (from Modernism, here limited to aesthetic modernism (see also modernity), describes a series of sometimes radical movements in art, architecture, photography, music, literature, and the applied arts which emerged in the three decades before Modernism has philosophical antecedents that can be traced to the eighteenth-century Enlightenment but.

      American Modernist Era; American Realism and Naturalism; Irish Literature; Australia and New Zealand; British Modernism; British Renaissance/Early Modern; Canadian Literature; Victorian and Edwardian Ages; Postcolonial Literatures in English; British Eighteenth Century; British . Modernism, in the context of 20th century British literature and culture, is a term that refers to a major cultural shift at the beginning of the 20th century in Europe and the United States that.

    Books shelved as 20th-century-british-novels: To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf, A Rose for Emily by William Faulkner, Roman Fever by Edith Wharton, La.   In American literature, the modernist period stretches from the turn of the 20th century through the end of World War II. Particular focus is often placed on literature written and published in.


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By AmardEEP SINGH. Published By Cambridge Scholars Press, MORE INFORMATION On THIS BOOK here. Chapter One. The Critical Tradition and the Modern Novel: from Daniel Defoe to James Wood.

Modernism was concerned with everyday life, perception, time and the kaleidoscopic and fractured experience of urban space. Cinema, with its techniques of close-up, panning, flashbacks and montage played a major role in shaping experimental works such as Mrs Dalloway or Ulysses.

Here Laura Marcus explores the impact of cinema on modernist literature. Modernism is a major literary movement of the first part of the twentieth-century. The term Postmodern literature is used to describe certain tendencies in post-World War II literature.

Irish writers were especially important in the twentieth-century, including James Joyce and. Current books on literature and science in the early modern period and the eighteenth century include: Frédérique Aït-Touati, Fictions of the Cosmos Arianne Baggerman and Rudolf Dekker, Child of the Enlightenment Teresa Barnard (ed.), British Women and the Intellectual World in the Long Eighteenth Century Alison Bashford and Joyce E.

Chaplin, The New Worlds of Thomas Robert Malthus. The birth of postmodernism. In the late 20th century a reaction against Modernism set in. Architecture saw a return to traditional materials and forms and sometimes to the use of decoration for the sake of decoration itself, as in the work of Michael Graves and, after the s, that of Philip Johnson.

Modernism. The Modernist Period in English Literature occupied the years from shortly after the beginning of the twentieth century through roughly In broad terms, the period was marked by sudden and unexpected breaks with traditional ways of viewing and interacting with the world.

A strong crop of British authors emerged during the 20th century. From "The Waste Land" to "," 20th century British writers helped shape the modern and postmodern movements in art and literature. While they have been strong in number, the majority of great works came during the first half of the century.

Popular Modernism and Its Legacies reconfigures modernist studies to investigate how modernist concepts, figures, and aesthetics continue to play essential--though often undetected--roles across an array of contemporary works, genres, and mediums.

Featuring both established and emerging scholars, each of the book's three sections offers a distinct perspective on popular modernism. The first.

The Main Characteristics of Modernist Literature. Literature scholars differ over the years that encompass the Modernist period, however most generally agree that modernist authors published as early as the s and into the mids.

During this period, society at every level underwent profound changes. 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 desire to.

(The Renaissance took place in the late 15th, 16th, and early 17th century in Britain, but somewhat earlier in Italy and southern Europe and somewhat later in northern Europe.). Early Tudor Period () The War of the Roses ended in England with Henry Tudor (Henry VII) claiming the throne.

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For many, humankind was entering upon an unprecedented era. The last 20 years has seen an explosion of work on literary modernism and its cultural and historical contexts.

In this innovative study aimed at a general audience, Tim Armstrong seeks to define modernism not only by its aesthetics and literary genres but also by its links with broader cultural areas in which the ‘modern’ is implicated and debated, and which inform its representational modes.This course looks at a range of popular British novels from early in the 20th century through to its last decade.

Susannah Fullerton, distinguished author, lecturer and literary tour leader, takes you on a journey exploring the creation of these much-loved novels, their .