By Eric Hayot,Rebecca L. Walkowitz
In separate essays each one encouraged through a severe time period, this assortment explores what occurs to the foundational strategies of modernism and the tools we deliver to modernist reviews after we technique the sphere as an international phenomenon. Their paintings transforms the highbrow paradigms we now have lengthy linked to modernism, akin to culture, antiquity, sort, and translation. New paradigms, similar to context, slum, replica, pantomime, and puppets end up the archive extends past its ecu middle. In bringing jointly and reexamining the primary in addition to the emergent, the members to this quantity supply a useful and unique method of learning the intersection of global literature and modernist studies.
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A New Vocabulary for Global Modernism (Modernist Latitudes) by Eric Hayot,Rebecca L. Walkowitz