Marina MacKay's Modernism, War, and Violence (New Modernisms) PDF

By Marina MacKay

ISBN-10: 1472590066

ISBN-13: 9781472590060

ISBN-10: 1472590074

ISBN-13: 9781472590077

The modernist interval was once an period of global struggle and violent revolution. masking quite a lot of authors from Joseph Conrad and Thomas Hardy first and foremost of the interval to Elizabeth Bowen and Samuel Beckett on the finish, this ebook situates modernism's notable literary achievements of their contexts of historic violence, whereas surveying the ways that the relationships among modernism and clash were understood by way of readers and critics over the last fifty years. starting from the colonial conflicts of the past due nineteenth century to the realm wars and the civil wars in among, and concluding with the institutionalization of modernism within the chilly struggle, Modernism, battle, and Violence presents a kick off point for readers who're new to those themes and provides a entire and up to date survey of the sector for a extra complicated audience.

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