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Gertrude Stein, Wyndham Lewis, and the American Language

Daniel Katz

in American Modernism's Expatriate Scene: The Labour of Translation

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748625260
eISBN:
9780748652006
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748625260.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This chapter outlines Gertrude Stein's clear dialectic of expatriate estrangement as preservation of cultural identity in the context of Wyndham Lewis's article ‘The Dumb Ox’, a largely negative if ... More


Introduction

Daniel Katz

in American Modernism's Expatriate Scene: The Labour of Translation

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748625260
eISBN:
9780748652006
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748625260.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This book explores how ‘translation’ of text between languages forms part of a larger modernist project of cultural translation, and the role of the latter in certain modernist textual ... More


. September 11

Marc Redfield

in The Rhetoric of Terror: Reflections on 9/11 and the War on Terror

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780823231232
eISBN:
9780823241118
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823231232.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

A name-date marks itself and becomes readable only in freeing itself from the singularity that it nonetheless recalls. The name-date “September 11” usually surfaces in its purity and no descriptive ... More


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