By Jean-Michel Rabaté
Featuring the most recent learn findings and exploring the interesting interaction of modernist authors and highbrow luminaries, from Beckett and Kafka to Derrida and Adorno, this daring new selection of essays provides scholars a deeper snatch of key texts in modernist literature.
- Provides a wealth of unpolluted views on canonical modernist texts, that includes the most recent learn data
- Adopts an unique and artistic thematic method of the topic, with suggestions reminiscent of race, legislation, gender, type, time, and beliefs forming the constitution of the collection
- Explores present and ongoing debates at the hyperlinks among the aesthetics and praxis of authors and modernist theoreticians
- Reveals the profound ways that modernist authors have inspired key thinkers, and vice versa
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A Handbook of Modernism Studies (Critical Theory Handbooks) by Jean-Michel Rabaté