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Hieroglyphic Modernisms
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Jesse Schotter
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-15 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

Explores the transformative reign of the Catholic King James VII and the revolution that brought about his fall
Portable Modernisms
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Emily Ridge
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-23 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

Luggage is an overlooked detail in the stock sketch of the expatriated modernist writer from the valise-fashioned desks of both James Joyce and Vladimir Nabokov to the lost manuscript-laden cases of Ernest Hemingway and Walter Benjamin. While the trope of modernist exile has long been spotlighted, little attention has been
Primordial Modernism
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Cathryn Setz
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-05 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

Brings ideas and animals together to shed new light on modernist magazine culture Tests the concept of 'primordial' modernism as a tributary of primitivism, Jungian thought, and fraught nationalismsProvides readings of Eugene Jolas's creative and critical works that place him centre-stage in modernist studiesMoves between unpublished archival material, reception studies,
Modernism Edited
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Bazin Victoria Bazin
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-20 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

Examines Marianne Moore's editorship of the modernist magazine, the Dial between 1925 and 1929As editor of the Dial, Moore wielded considerable cultural authority in the world of arts and letters, yet cultural histories of modernist magazines have largely overlooked her editorial influence. Modernism Edited: Marianne Moore and the Dial Magazine
Modernism and Still Life
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Tobin Claudia Tobin
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-02 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

Explores the 'still life spirit' in modern painting, prose, dance, sculpture and poetryChallenges the conventional positioning of still life a 'minor' genre in art historyProposes a radical alternative to narratives of modernism that privilege speed and motion by revealing forms of stillness and still life at the heart of modern