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By Vicki Mahaffey

ISBN-10: 0631213066

ISBN-13: 9780631213062

ISBN-10: 0631213074

ISBN-13: 9780631213079

This inclusive consultant to Modernist literature considers the excessive Modernist writers equivalent to Eliot, Joyce, Pound and Yeats along ladies writers and writers of the Harlem Renaissance. demanding situations the concept Modernism was once conservative and reactionary. Relates the modernist impulse to broader cultural and historic crises and activities. Covers quite a lot of authors as much as the outbreak of global warfare II, between them Oscar Wilde, Joseph Conrad, Henry James, Langston Hughes, Samuel Beckett, HD, Virginia Woolf, Djuna Barnes, and Jean Rhys. contains assurance of girls writers and homosexual and lesbian writers.

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