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Representing Modernist Texts Editing as Interpretation by George Bornstein

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Published by University of Michigan Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Literary studies: from c 1900 -,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • 20th Century Literature - History And Criticism,
  • Modernism (Literature),
  • 20th century,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Theory,
  • American literature,
  • Criticism, Textual,
  • English literature,
  • English-speaking countries

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7633360M
ISBN 100472094394
ISBN 109780472094394

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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. Literary modernism, or modernist literature, has its origins in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, mainly in Europe and North America, and is characterized by a self-conscious break with traditional ways of writing, in both poetry and prose fiction. Modernists experimented with literary form and expression, as exemplified by Ezra Pound's maxim to "Make it new." This literary movement was driven by a Cultural origins: Industrial Revolution. Representing Modernist Texts seeks to expose, and then to bridge, the gap between contemporary textual scholarship and the critical and theoretical study of modernist texts. Modernist critics and scholars have for too long consigned textual problems to work from earlier periods and largely ignored them in creating successive waves of avantgarde critical theory designed first to champion, and more recently to challenge, modernist literature . The Modernist impulse is fueled in various literatures by industrialization and urbanization and by the search for an authentic response to a much-changed world. Although prewar works by Henry James, Joseph Conrad, and other writers are considered Modernist, Modernism as a literary movement is typically associated with the period after World War I.

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