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Joyce and Feminism

Karen R. Lawrence

in Who's Afraid of James Joyce?

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034775
eISBN:
9780813038612
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034775.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter addresses the issue of hospitality to women in a more institutional context: the International James Joyce Foundation and through the author's own experience beginning at the Zurich ... More


1925–1927: “Damn His Impertinence. Bloody Crook”: Roth Publishes Joyce

Jay A. Gertzman

in Samuel Roth, Infamous Modernist

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813044170
eISBN:
9780813046181
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044170.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Samuel Roth did in fact obtain permission to publish segments of Joyce’s “Work in Progress” in his Little Magazine Two Worlds (1925-26). Roth asserted that a now-missing letter from Ezra Pound, 3 ... More


1912, London, Chicago, Florence, New York: Modernist Moments, Feminist Mappings

Linda A. Kinnaha

in The Edinburgh Companion to Twentieth-Century Literatures in English

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748620111
eISBN:
9780748651863
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748620111.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter takes a look at the networks of feminists and their international movement, describing the wave of activism that spread in 1912, and looking at the strong anxiety over the increasing ... More


The discovery of Gandhi

Geoffrey Carnall

in Gandhi's Interpreter: A Life of Horace Alexander

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748640454
eISBN:
9780748651948
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748640454.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter studies Alexander's travels abroad, which eventually led him to his meeting with Mahatma Gandhi, and starts with a section on Alexander's lectureship on international studies at ... More


The Second World War

Geoffrey Carnall

in Gandhi's Interpreter: A Life of Horace Alexander

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748640454
eISBN:
9780748651948
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748640454.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter discusses the effects of the Second World War on the efforts of Alexander and his colleagues towards peace making, studying his efforts to improve the relations between Britain and ... More


Samuel Roth, Infamous Modernist

Jay A. Gertzman

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813044170
eISBN:
9780813046181
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044170.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Samuel Roth (1894-1974) was an American publisher, whose story moved from a shtetl in Galicia to the Lower East Side of New York, then, briefly, to England during which time he laid groundwork for ... More


International Rights

Rachel Potter

in Obscene Modernism: Literary Censorship and Experiment 1900-1940

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199680986
eISBN:
9780191766008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680986.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Chapter Six turns again to intellectual history, specifically with reference to the effects of the migration of publishers and modernist writers away from the UK and US. Not only had many of the ... More


The Postnational Reception of Carlos Ruiz Zafón’s <i>La sombra del viento</i>

Maarten Steenmeijer

in Postnational Perspectives on Contemporary Hispanic Literature

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813054940
eISBN:
9780813053356
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054940.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Since the 1980s, the Spanish novel has become a constant presence in the international literary arena. This chapter deals with the degree in which contemporary Spanish literature tends to be received ... More


Britain and the International Tolstoyan Movement, 1890–1910

Charlotte Alston

in Russia in Britain, 1880-1940: From Melodrama to Modernism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199660865
eISBN:
9780191757761
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660865.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

In the 1890s a flourishing international Tolstoyan movement developed. Tolstoy’s Christian anarchist philosophy had an impact on groups and individuals worldwide who were disillusioned with modern ... More


American Modernism in American Broadcasting: The Voice of (Middlebrow) America

Greg Barnhisel

in Cold War Modernists: Art, Literature, and American Cultural Diplomacy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231162302
eISBN:
9780231538626
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231162302.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter describes how official broadcasting framed American modernism for a broader, more popular audience than those targeted by the other projects described in this book. The Voice of ... More


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