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Title The Cambridge history of modernism / edited by Vincent Sherry
Published Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource (xxxiii, 929 pages.)
Contents Introduction: A history of "modernism" / Vincent Sherry -- Part I: Modernism in time. Framing essay / Vincent Sherry ; Modernist temporality : the science and philosophy and aesthetics of temporality from 1880 / Tim Armstrong ; Ahead of time : the Avant-Gardes / Jed Rasula ; At other times : modernism and the "primitive" / David Richards ; The long turn of the century / Vincent Sherry ; The 1910s and the Great War / Mark Morrisson ; On or about 1922 : Annus Mirabilis and the other 1920s / Michael Levenson ; The 1930s, the Second World War, and late modernism / Leo Mellor -- Part II: Modernism in space. Framing essay / Vincent Sherry ; Modernist spaces in science, philosophy, the arts, and society / Stephen Kern ; The new spaces of modernist painting / Daniel Herwitz ; Architectures and public spaces of modernism / Miles Glendinning ; Modernism and the urban imaginary 1 : spectacle and introspection / Matthew Beaumont ; Modernism and the urban imaginary 2 : nationalism, internationalism, and cosmopolitanism / David James ; Modernism and the new global imaginary : a tale of two modernisms : from Latin America to Europe and back again / Rubén Gallo -- Part III: Modernism in and out of kind : genres, composite genres, and new genres. Framing essay / Vincent Sherry ; Gesamtkunstwerk / Lutz Koepnick ; "The condition of music" : modernism and music in the new twentieth century / Ronald Schleifer and Benjamin Levy ; The modernist "novel" / Marina Mackay ; The modernist poem / Marjorie Perloff ; The theatre of modernity / Ben Levitas ; Translation / Emily O. Wittman ; Literature between media / David Trotter ; Art and its others 1 : the aesthetics of technology / Nicholas Daly ; Art and its others 2 : advertisement and the little magazines / Amanda Sigler ; Art and its others 3 : aesthetics as politics / Andrzej Gasiorek ; The "new women" of modernism / Cristanne Miller ; "The men of 1914" / Colleen R. Lamos ; Modernism and the racial composite : the case of America / Mark Whalan -- Part IV: Modernism in person, modernism in community. Framing essay / Vincent Sherry ; A technique of unsettlement : Freud, Freudianism, and the psychology of modernism / Maud Ellmann ; Freewomen and modernism / Rachel Blau Duplessis ; Russian modernism : Kandinsky, Stravinsky, and Mayakovsky / Catriona Kelly ; French modernism : Gide, Proust, and Larbaud / Jean-Michel Rabaté ; Viennese modernism : Musil, Rilke, Schoenberg / Stanley Corngold ; The poetics of community : Thomas Mann, Joseph Conrad, Franz Kafka / Tobias Boes ; Pablo Picasso, Gertrude Stein, and Guillaume Apollinaire / Willard Bohn ; Darkening freedom : Yeats, Joyce, Beckett / Vicki Mahaffey ; F.T. Marinetti, Wyndham Lewis, and Tristan Tzara / Lawrence Rainey ; Pound, Eliot, Hemingway / Ronald Bush ; Non-metropolitan modernism : E.M. Forster, D.H. Lawrence, and William Faulkner / Howard J. Booth ; Virginia Woolf, Katherine Mansfield, Rebecca West / Laura Marcus ; Marcel Duchamp, Man Ray, and Djuna Barnes / Michael North ; Bertolt Brecht, Sergei Eisenstein, Leni Riefenstahl / Nora M. Alter ; Theme and variations in American verse : H.D., Marianne Moore, and Wallace Stevens / Robin G. Schulze ; Letters crossing the color-line : modernist anxiety and the mixed-race figure in the work of Langston Hughes, Zora Neale Hurston, and William Carlos Williams / James Smethurst ; Modernism and reification : Lukács, Benjamin, Adorno / C.D. Blanton -- Epilogue: Modernism after postmodernism / Steven Connor
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Modernism (Literature)
Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Literature, Modern -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Modernism (Aesthetics)
Modernism (Art)
Modernism (Music)
Modern movement (Architecture)
Arts and society -- History -- 20th century.
Form Electronic book
Author Sherry, Vincent B., editor
Cambridge University Press.
ISBN 9781139540902 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles History of modernism