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By Eric Hayot,Rebecca L. Walkowitz

ISBN-10: 023116520X

ISBN-13: 9780231165204

ISBN-10: 0231165218

ISBN-13: 9780231165211

Bringing jointly top critics and literary scholars, a brand new Vocabulary for international Modernism argues for brand spanking new methods of realizing the character and improvement of twentieth-century literature and tradition. students have mostly understood modernism as an American and ecu phenomenon. these parameters have accelerated in contemporary a long time, however the incorporation of a number of origins and impacts has frequently been tied to older conceptual frameworks that make it tough to consider modernism globally. delivering replacement ways, A New Vocabulary for international Modernism introduces pathways via worldwide information and new frameworks that supply a richer, extra consultant set of recommendations for the research of literary and cultural works.

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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