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Fantasies of Belonging, Fears of Precarity

Melissa Bradshaw

in Women Making Modernism

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780813066172
eISBN:
9780813058382
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066172.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

“Fantasies of Belonging, Fears of Precarity” considers the politics of late twentieth-century feminist reclamation work in modernist literary studies. Many prolific women artists were doubly left ... More


China in Whitechapel, Japan in Shepherd's Bush: Aldington, Ford, Pound, Fletcher, and Lowell

Rupert Richard Arrowsmith

in Modernism and the Museum: Asian, African, and Pacific Art and the London Avant-Garde

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199593699
eISBN:
9780191595684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199593699.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter examines the wave of interest in Japanese visual culture that spread out from Ezra Pound profoundly to affect the work of the other literary figures associated with Imagism, and ... More


Positioning Genre: The Dramatic Monologue in Cultures of Recitation

Carrie J. Preston

in Modernism's Mythic Pose: Gender, Genre, Solo Performance

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199766260
eISBN:
9780190252847
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199766260.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

This chapter situates Charlotte Mew, T. S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, and Amy Lowell in relation to the cultures of recitation that ushered in modernism, including the Chautauqua Circuit and Poetry Bookshop. ... More


Under Our Home Eye: Lawrence and American Modernism

Lee M. Jenkins

in The American Lawrence

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780813060507
eISBN:
9780813050676
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060507.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter discusses Lawrence’s involvements with and influence on American modernism and the avant-garde. The chapter opens with an assessment of Lawrence’s importance for the Stieglitz circle and ... More


Spoon River America: Edgar Lee Masters and the Myth of the American Small Town

Jason Stacy

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780252043833
eISBN:
9780252052736
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043833.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Edgar Lee Masters’s best-selling Spoon River Anthology (1915) captured a regional conception of Midwestern rural life, packaged it in verse by fictional dead people, and disseminated it so widely ... More


Reception

Jason Stacy

in Spoon River America: Edgar Lee Masters and the Myth of the American Small Town

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780252043833
eISBN:
9780252052736
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043833.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The book version of Spoon River Anthology (1915) proved to be a best seller that has never been out of print. Chapter 5 follows the reception of the book, starting with its acclaim by modernist ... More


Constructing Walt Whitman: Literary History and Histories of Rhythm

Erin Kappeler

in Critical Rhythm: The Poetics of a Literary Life Form

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780823282043
eISBN:
9780823285983
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823282043.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

This chapter argues that Walt Whitman’s position in literary history as the father of American free verse was not secured until after the 1920s, significantly later than has been recognized. It ... More


Words: The ‘Sensuous Realist’1

in Knowledge is Pleasure: Florence Ayscough in Shanghai

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9789888139590
eISBN:
9789888180202
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888139590.003.0003
Subject:
History, Asian History

As a translator of Chinese poetry, Ayscough first received attention because of her collaboration with her close friend Amy Lowell, American modernist poet. The two produced a collection of poetry in ... More


War Games, 1914–1915

Glenn Watkins

in Proof through the Night: Music and the Great War

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520231580
eISBN:
9780520927896
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520231580.003.0008
Subject:
Music, History, American

Romain Rolland believed that music could signal profound social changes prior to their appearance, and similarly, when the Great War erupted the composer Alexander Skriabin welcomed it as a ... More


Love & Art: Being Phantoms Together

Susan McCabe

in H. D. & Bryher: An Untold Love Story of Modernism

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780190621223
eISBN:
9780190621254
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190621223.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Hilda became H.D. when Pound named her poems “Imagist,” using her trim initials to prove the movement’s aesthetic restraint. She fell in love with Richard Aldington, who joined her and Amy Lowell in ... More


Practitioner Criticism: Poetry

Holly A. Laird

in The Edinburgh Companion to D. H. Lawrence and the Arts

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474456623
eISBN:
9781474496056
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474456623.003.0015
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter places Lawrence’s poetics, as developed in his poetry, in relation to his responses to other poets and poetic tendencies or movements, such as Pre-Raphaelitism, Symbolism and ... More


Spirit and Society: Blake’s Early American Appeal

Linda Freedman

in William Blake and the Myth of America: From the Abolitionists to the Counterculture

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780198813279
eISBN:
9780191851261
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198813279.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Blake’s religious dissent made him a natural ally for reformers whose works were driven by personal religious quest. This chapter looks at Ralph Waldo Emerson’s Transcendentalist reading of Blake, ... More


Starting with a Bang

James Dempsey

in The Tortured Life of Scofield Thayer

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813049267
eISBN:
9780813050096
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049267.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

The first issue of The Dial under Thayer and Watson came out in January 1920. It was an almost immediate sensation, thanks to its offering works both avant-garde and approachable. Thayer championed ... More


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