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By Paul Stasi

Modernist artwork and literature sought to interact with the guidelines of alternative cultures with out removing the variations among them. In Modernism, Imperialism and the ancient experience, Paul Stasi explores the connection among excessive modernist aesthetic kinds and constructions of empire within the 20th century. Stasi's textual content deals new readings of James Joyce, Ezra Pound, T. S. Eliot and Virginia Woolf by means of situating their paintings inside of an early second of globalization. by way of combining the insights of Marxist historiography, aesthetic conception and postcolonial feedback, Stasi's cautious research finds how those authors' aesthetic types spoke back to, and assisted in shaping, their specific historic second. Written with a large readership in brain, this publication will attraction specially to students of British and American literature in addition to scholars of literary feedback and postcolonial studies.

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