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Modernism By Peter Childs

Modernism
by Peter Childs

A succinct but authoritative analysis of the most important literary innovations of the last hundred years, which explains the pan-European origins of the radical literary changes which occurred in the novel, poetry and drama.
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Modernism by Peter Childs

A succinct but authoritative analysis of one of the most important literary innovations of the last hundred years. This guide explains the pan-European origins of the radical literary changes which occurred in the novel, poetry and drama.

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"In attempting to answer the question "what is modernism?" Childs moves gracefully from considerations of Adorno, to Barthes, to Habermas, to Showalter, to Wittgenstein."
-Victorian Poetry

About Peter Childs


Peter Childs is Professor in Modern English at the University of Gloucestershire. He is the author of many books on literature post-1900, including The Twentieth Century in Poetry (1998).

Table of Contents


Preface Acknowledgements Introduction 1. Interpreting and Changing 2. Genres, Art and Film 3. Texts, Contexts, Intertexts

Additional information

GOR001604686
Modernism by Peter Childs
Peter Childs
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Taylor & Francis Ltd
2000-05-18
240
0415196485
9780415196482
N/A
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