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The spouse combines a large grounding within the crucial texts and contexts of the modernist move with the original insights of students whose careers were dedicated to the examine of modernism.

An crucial source for college students and academics of modernist literature and culture
Broad in scope and accomplished in coverage
Includes greater than 60 contributions from one of the most distinct modernist students on either side of the Atlantic
Brings jointly entries on components of modernist tradition, modern highbrow and aesthetic routine, and the entire genres of modernist writing and art
Features 25 essays at the sign texts of modernist literature, from James Joyce’s Ulysses to Zora Neal Hurston’s Their Eyes have been looking at God
Pays shut realization to either British and American modernism

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Harmondsworth: Penguin. Eliot, T. S. (1952). The Complete Poems and Plays, 1909–1950. : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. Eliot, T. S. (1975). Selected Prose of T. S. Eliot, ed. Frank Kermode. : Harcourt. Faulkner, William (1987). The Sound and the Fury: The Corrected Text, ed. Noel Polk. New York: Vintage. Forster, E. M. (1979). A Passage to India, ed. Oliver Stallybrass. Harmondsworth: Penguin. Foster, R. F. (1997–2003). W. B. Yeats: A Life, 2 vols. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Gilley, Sheridan, and W.

Several important modernists came from (often assimilated) Jewish families, notably Franz Kafka, Marcel Proust, Italo 26 Pericles Lewis Svevo, Gertrude Stein, Nathanael West, and Virginia Woolf ’s husband Leonard. During the early twentieth century, Eastern European Judaism was experiencing a turn against the liberal, reform movement within Judaism somewhat similar to the Christian turn against liberalism. The tradition of Jewish existentialism, exemplified in the works of Martin Buber and Franz Rosenzweig, had an influence on modernism mainly through the work of Franz Kafka.

Stevens, Wallace (1997). Collected Poetry and Prose, ed. Frank Kermode and Joan Richardson. New York: Library of America. 28 Pericles Lewis Wilson, A. N. (2000). God’s Funeral: A Biography of Faith and Doubt in Western Civilization. New York: Ballantine. Woolf, Virginia (1966–7). Collected Essays, 4 vols. London: Hogarth Press. Wright. T. R. (2000). D. H. Lawrence and the Bible. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Yeats, W. B. (1989). The Collected Poems of W. B. Yeats, rev. , ed. Richard J.

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