Literature: Modernism

  • Modernism, Feminism and Everyday Life book cover

    Modernism, Feminism and Everyday Life

    By Tara Thomson

    Faced with a rapidly changing world, modernist authors turned their attention to the mundane details of everyday life, seeking new discourses and techniques to articulate their experiences of modernity. Drawing on theories of everyday life, Tara Thomson explores modernist fiction by women who were…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Feminist Modernism, Poetics, and the New Economy: Mina Loy, Lola Ridge, and Marianne Moore book cover

    Feminist Modernism, Poetics, and the New Economy

    Mina Loy, Lola Ridge, and Marianne Moore

    By Linda A. Kinnahan

    In Feminist Modernism, Poetics, and the New Economy, Linda A. Kinnahan argues that the work of Mina Loy, Lola Ridge, and Marianne Moore engages with the variations in feminist economic thought and discourse that developed in American culture from the 1890s through the 1920s. Kinnahan positions her…

    Hardback – 2019-01-28 
    Routledge
    Among the Victorians and Modernists

  • Literary and Cultural Alternatives to Modernism: Unsettling Presences book cover

    Literary and Cultural Alternatives to Modernism

    Unsettling Presences

    Edited by Kostas Boyiopoulos, Anthony Patterson, Mark Sandy

    The 17 essays of Unsettling Presences investigate writers and texts chiefly stretching from 1890 to 1939, from both within and outside of the Modernist canon. They explore tensions, convergences, and differences between the dominant Modernists and lesser-known figures. Not only do they examine the…

    Hardback – 2019-01-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • Re-Covering Modernism: Pulps, Paperbacks, and the Prejudice of Form book cover

    Re-Covering Modernism

    Pulps, Paperbacks, and the Prejudice of Form

    In the first half of the twentieth century, modernist works appeared not only in obscure little magazines and books published by tiny exclusive presses but also in literary reprint magazines of the 1920s, tawdry pulp magazines of the 1930s, and lurid paperbacks of the 1940s. In his nuanced…

    Paperback – 2018-12-28 
    Routledge

  • Philanthropy and Early Twentieth-Century Literature book cover

    Philanthropy and Early Twentieth-Century Literature

    By Milena Radeva-Costello

    Philanthropy and Early Twentieth-Century Literature explores the relationship between British literature and philanthropy at the end of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, examining the works of E. M. Forster, Rebecca West, W. B. Yeats, Roger Fry, Wyndham Lewis, Virginia Woolf, and Vita…

    Hardback – 2018-12-27 
    Routledge
    Among the Victorians and Modernists

  • We Find Ourselves in Other People’s Stories: On Narrative Collapse and a Lifetime Search for Story book cover

    We Find Ourselves in Other People’s Stories

    On Narrative Collapse and a Lifetime Search for Story

    By Amy E. Robillard

      We Find Ourselves in Other People’s Stories: On Narrative Collapse and a Lifetime Search for Story is a collection of five essays that dissolves the boundary between personal writing and academic writing, a longstanding binary construct in the discipline of composition and writing…

    Hardback – 2018-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Rethinking the French Classroom: New Approaches to Teaching Contemporary French and Francophone Women book cover

    Rethinking the French Classroom

    New Approaches to Teaching Contemporary French and Francophone Women

    Edited by E. Nicole Meyer, Joyce Johnston

    This volume investigates how teaching practices can address the changing status of literature in the French classroom. Focusing on how women writing in French are changing the face of French Studies, opening the canon to not only new approaches to gender but to genre, expanding interdisciplinary…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20 
    Routledge

  • British Boarding Houses in Interwar Women's Literature: Alternative domestic spaces book cover

    British Boarding Houses in Interwar Women's Literature

    Alternative domestic spaces

    By Terri Mullholland

    Embraced for the dramatic opportunities afforded by a house full of strangers, the British boarding house emerged as a setting for novels published during the interwar period by a diverse range of women writers from Stella Gibbons to Virginia Woolf. To use the single room in the boarding house or…

    Paperback – 2018-12-14 
    Routledge

  • Angela Carter and Surrealism: 'A Feminist Libertarian Aesthetic' book cover

    Angela Carter and Surrealism

    'A Feminist Libertarian Aesthetic'

    By Anna Watz

    In 1972, Angela Carter translated Xavière Gauthier’s ground-breaking feminist critique of the surrealist movement, Surréalisme et sexualité (1971). Although the translation was never published, the project at once confirmed and consolidated Carter’s previous interest in surrealism, representation,…

    Paperback – 2018-12-04 
    Routledge
    Studies in Surrealism

  • Annotating Modernism: Marginalia and Pedagogy from Virginia Woolf to the Confessional Poets book cover

    Annotating Modernism

    Marginalia and Pedagogy from Virginia Woolf to the Confessional Poets

    By Amanda Golden

    Making extensive use of archival materials by Sylvia Plath, John Berryman, and Anne Sexton, Amanda Golden constructs a new narrative of the relationship between modernism and post-war poetry. While Golden situates her book among other materialist histories of modernism, she moves beyond examination…

    Hardback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Henry James' Travel: Fiction and Non-Fiction book cover

    Henry James' Travel

    Fiction and Non-Fiction

    Edited by Mirosława Buchholtz

    Henry James’ Travel: Fiction and Non-Fiction offers a multifaceted approach to Henry James’s idea and practice of travel from the perspective of the globalized world today. Each chapter addresses a different selection of James’s fiction and non-fiction and offers a different approach towards the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15 
    Routledge

  • Conrad and Nature: Essays book cover

    Conrad and Nature

    Essays

    Edited by Lissa Schneider-Rebozo, Jeffrey Mathes McCarthy, John G. Peters

    Conrad and Nature is the first collection of critical essays examining nature and the environment in Joseph Conrad’s writings. Together, these essays by established and emerging scholars reveal both the crucial importance of nature in Conrad’s work, and the vital, ongoing relevance of Conrad’s…

    Hardback – 2018-11-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

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