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Complicating Articulation in Art Cinema

Complicating Articulation in Art Cinema

Benedict Morrison

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780192894069
eISBN:
9780191915192
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192894069.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Complicating Articulation in Art Cinema argues that art cinema, unlike classical film, draws attention to its disjointed, multi-parted form, but that criticism has too frequently sought to explain ... More

The Evolutions of Modernist Epic

The Evolutions of Modernist Epic

Václav Paris

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780198868217
eISBN:
9780191904738
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198868217.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism, Criticism/Theory

Modernist epic is more interesting and diverse than we have supposed. As a radical form of national fiction, it appeared in many parts of the world in the early twentieth century. Reading a selection ... More

Genre and Extravagance in the NovelLower Frequencies

Genre and Extravagance in the Novel: Lower Frequencies

Jed Rasula

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780192897763
eISBN:
9780191924200
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192897763.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This book addresses an anomaly in the novel as genre: the generic promise to readers—that “reading a novel” is a familiar and repeatable experience—is challenged by the extravagant exceptions to this ... More

Modernist ObjectsLiterature, Art, Culture

Modernist Objects: Literature, Art, Culture

Noëlle Cuny and Xavier Kalck (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781949979503
eISBN:
9781800341470
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979503.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Modernist Objects is a unique mix of cultural studies, literature, and visual arts applied to the discrete materiality of objects. It places objects, how they emerge or withdraw, how they fashion us, ... More

Nancy CunardPerfect Stranger

Nancy Cunard: Perfect Stranger

Jane Marcus

Jean Mills (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781949979299
eISBN:
9781800341487
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979299.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

In the wake of inadequate histories of radical writing and activism, Nancy Cunard: Perfect Stranger rejects stereotypes of Cunard as spoiled heiress and “sexually dangerous New Woman,” offering ... More

The Pace of FictionNarrative Movement and the Novel

The Pace of Fiction: Narrative Movement and the Novel

Brian Gingrich

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780198858287
eISBN:
9780191890659
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198858287.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

We talk about pace, often: the pace of history, modern life, everyday movement. And, really, we have talked about pace for centuries. But we hardly know what it means or how one might analyze it. The ... More

Poetry and the Language of OppressionEssays on Politics and Poetics

Poetry and the Language of Oppression: Essays on Politics and Poetics

Carmen Bugan

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780198868323
eISBN:
9780191904776
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198868323.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Poetry and the Language of Oppression is an incursion into the creative process that engages with the experience of oppression and the reclamation of freedom in the context of the Cold War. What is ... More

The Poets of RapalloHow Mussolini's Italy shaped British, Irish, and U.S. Writers

The Poets of Rapallo: How Mussolini's Italy shaped British, Irish, and U.S. Writers

Lauren Arrington

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780198846543
eISBN:
9780191916304
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198846543.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Why did poets from the United States, Britain, and Ireland gather in a small town in Italy during the early years of Mussolini’s regime? These writers were—or became—some of the most famous poets of ... More

The Sensuous Pedagogies of Virginia Woolf and D.H. Lawrence

The Sensuous Pedagogies of Virginia Woolf and D.H. Lawrence

Benjamin D. Hagen

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781949979275
eISBN:
9781800341692
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979275.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Though the differences in style and politics between Virginia Woolf (1882–1941) and D. H. Lawrence (1885–1930) are many, they both had formative experiences as teachers. Between 1905 and 1907, Woolf ... More

Strange LikenessDescription and the Modernist Novel

Strange Likeness: Description and the Modernist Novel

Dora Zhang

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780226722498
eISBN:
9780226722665
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226722665.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Description is a ubiquitous feature of novels, but it has typically been considered secondary (if not an obstacle) to the demands of narrative. This prejudice was especially pronounced in the early ... More

Transatlantic Modernism and the US Lecture Tour

Transatlantic Modernism and the US Lecture Tour

Robert Volpicelli

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780192893383
eISBN:
9780191914652
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192893383.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Transatlantic Modernism and the US Lecture Tour examines how the US lecture tour served as a vital infrastructure for bringing regional audiences from all across America into direct contact with ... More

Virginia Woolf, Europe, and PeaceVol. 2 Aesthetics and Theory

Virginia Woolf, Europe, and Peace: Vol. 2 Aesthetics and Theory

Peter Adkins and Derek Ryan (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781949979374
eISBN:
9781800341791
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979374.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

From the “prying,” “insidious” “fingers of the European War” that Septimus Warren Smith would never be free of in Mrs Dalloway to the call to “think peace into existence” during the Blitz in ... More

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