By Jean-Michel Rabaté

ISBN-10: 140515117X

ISBN-13: 9781405151177

ISBN-10: 1405161922

ISBN-13: 9781405161923

This cutting edge ebook places modernist literature in its cultural, highbrow, and worldwide context, in the framework of the yr 1913.

  • Broadens the research of canonical texts and creative occasions by way of exhibiting their cultural and worldwide parallels
  • Examines a few simultaneous creative, literary, and political endeavours together with these of Yeats, Pound, Joyce, Du Bois and Stravinsky
  • Explores Pound's Personae subsequent to Apollinaire's Alcools and Rilke's Spanish Trilogy, Edith Wharton's The customized of the Country subsequent to Proust's Swann's Way

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