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By Peter Brooker,Andrew Thacker

One of the main pivotal advancements in modern literary and cultural stories is the research of house and geography, a pattern that is proving rather very important for modernist reports. This quantity explores the interface among modernism and geography in various writers, texts and artists around the 20th century.


Cross-disciplinary essays try out and expand numerous methodological ways and display the achieve of this subject into each nook of modernist scholarship. From Imagist poetry and the Orient to teashops and modernism in London, or from mapping and belonging in James Joyce or Joseph Conrad to the gap of latest media artists, this amazing quantity deals clean, invigorating examine that levels around the box of modernism. It additionally serves to spot the numerous interesting new instructions that destiny reports could take.


With groundbreaking essays from a global group of highly-regarded students, Geographies of Modernism is a vital leap forward in literary and cultural studies.

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