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By Colleen Lamos

ISBN-10: 0521118670

ISBN-13: 9780521118675

ISBN-10: 0521624185

ISBN-13: 9780521624183

This unique learn re-evaluates principal texts of the modernist canon - Eliot's early poetry together with The Waste Land, Joyce's Ulysses and Proust's Remembrance of items prior - by means of reading sexual energies and identifications in them which are in most cases considered as perverse. based on glossy cultural discourses and psychosexual categorizations, those deviant wants and identifications feminize males, or are inclined to render them gay. Colleen Lamos's research of the operations of gender and sexuality in those texts unearths conflicts, about the definition of masculine heterosexuality, which reduce around the aesthetics of modernism. She argues that canonical male modernism, faraway from being a monolithic entity with a coherently conservative political time table, is actually the location of errant impulses and unresolved struggles. What emerges is a reconsideration of modernist literature as a complete, and a popularity of the heterogeneous forces which shaped and deformed modernism.

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