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In Two Worlds at Once: Animism, Borders and Liminality in Mary Butts

Sam Wiseman

in The Reimagining of Place in English Modernism

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780990895886
eISBN:
9781786945228
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780990895886.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Mary Butts’ examination of place derives its central vitality from a grounding in the landscapes of Dorset. Her attempts to re-enchant this world by drawing upon myth and mysticism often become ... More


The Ancient Prehistory of Modern Adults

Sheila Murnaghan and Deborah H. Roberts

in Childhood and the Classics: Britain and America, 1850-1965

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780199583478
eISBN:
9780191747472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199583478.003.0007
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter considers some of the ways in which the association between childhood and antiquity has been conceptualized and elaborated in works for adults, particularly in the early decades of the ... More


The Reimagining of Place in English Modernism

Sam Wiseman

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780990895886
eISBN:
9781786945228
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780990895886.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This book examines a renewed focus upon rural landscapes, culture and traditions among English interwar modernist writers, specifically D.H. Lawrence, John Cowper Powys, Mary Butts and Virginia ... More


Time, Free Verse, and the Gods of Modernism

Ian Patterson

in Tradition, Translation, Trauma: The Classic and the Modern

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199554591
eISBN:
9780191808258
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199554591.003.0012
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

The use of translation, mythology, quotation, allusion, and other forms of encounter with earlier texts or other cultures are a familiar feature of Modernist writing, and they have been widely ... More


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