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1925, London, New York, Paris: Metropolitan Modernisms — Parallax and Palimpsest

Jane Goldma

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/9780748620111.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter studies the concepts of parallax and palimpsest in Virginia Woolf's Mrs Dalloway and Hilda Doolittle's Palimpsest, first describing the cultural and political unrest in 1910, and looking ... More


Saving Poetry

Mike Chasar

in Everyday Reading: Poetry and Popular Culture in Modern America

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231158657
eISBN:
9780231530774
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231158657.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

This chapter looks at the poetry scrapbooks of Doris Ashley and Myrtle Eckert in an effort to introduce and partially represent the widespread method of American poetry reading and book making ... More


Conclusion: Lawrence, Positionality, and the Prospects for New Masculinity Studies

Thomas Strychacz

in Dangerous Masculinities: Conrad, Hemingway, and Lawrence

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813031613
eISBN:
9780813038926
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813031613.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter discusses some of the implications of the argument for a new approach to the issue of positionality in profeminist studies of modernism. It first considers, by way of interpretations of ... More


The Queer Erotics of José Garcia Villa’s Modernism

Martin Joseph Ponce

in Beyond the Nation: Diasporic Filipino Literature and Queer Reading

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814768051
eISBN:
9780814768662
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814768051.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter focuses on the creation of anglophone Filipino modernism as a “queer” literary practice in José Garcia Villa's work. The literary practices through which he became “the inventor of ... More


Introduction

Julia Briggs

in Reading Virginia Woolf

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748624348
eISBN:
9780748651856
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748624348.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This introductory chapter discusses the theme of absences, which is the theme of most modernist writing, and Virginia Woolf, who recognised that absences and gaps are what bring the very different ... More


“When dogs will become men”: Melancholia, Canine Allegories, and Theriocephalous Figures in Woolf’s Urban Contact Zones

Jane Goldman

in Woolf and the City

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780984259830
eISBN:
9781781382226
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780984259830.003.0024
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter considers the implications of the canine in Woolf's urban contact zones where dogs and their people interact. Woolf rhetorically remodifies patriarchal and racist dog tropes to the point ... More


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