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Minor Characters Have Their Day: Genre and the Contemporary Literary Marketplace

Jeremy Rosen

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780231177443
eISBN:
9780231542401
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231177443.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

How do genres develop? In what ways do they reflect changing political and cultural trends? What do they tell us about the motivations of publishers and readers? Combining close readings and formal ... More


Key West Hemingway: A Reassessment

Kirk Curnutt and Gail Sinclair (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813033556
eISBN:
9780813038353
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813033556.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Conventional wisdom holds that Hemingway's Key West years were among his least productive, and many are dismissive of the works he produced during that time. In this collection, several Hemingway ... More


Epilogue

Owen Dudley Edwards

in British Children's Fiction in the Second World War

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748616510
eISBN:
9780748653621
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748616510.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter shows how children were able to ignore the effects of the war by losing themselves in stories by Enid Blyton, and looks at the last Biggles story of the first batch, which relates the ... More


The London Connection: Aspirations, Formations, and Textual Transformations

Eleni Loukopoulou

in Up to Maughty London: Joyce's Cultural Capital in the Imperial Metropolis

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780813062242
eISBN:
9780813051932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062242.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

“The London Connection” draws on the “Book of Days” (1906–1909), Stanislaus Joyce’s unpublished diary from the time he lived together with Joyce in Trieste. This little-studied diary offers valuable ... More


Conclusions

Eleni Loukopoulou

in Up to Maughty London: Joyce's Cultural Capital in the Imperial Metropolis

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780813062242
eISBN:
9780813051932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062242.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

The conclusions will evaluate the new evidence that the preceding chapters offered about Joyce’s work and personal geographical trajectory through London by employing a materialist historical ... More


The Automobile Age

Cóilín Owens

in Before Daybreak: After the Race and the Origins of Joyce's Art

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780813042473
eISBN:
9780813051567
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813042473.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Chapter 2 offers a recapitulation of the early years of the motor industry and the hoopla surrounding the staging of the 1903 Gordon Bennett Cup Race. These settings allow us to account for the young ... More


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