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Title Bad modernisms / Douglas Mao & Rebecca L. Walkowitz, editors
Published Durham : Duke University Press, 2006


Description 1 online resource (365 pages) : illustrations
Series e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Contents Introduction : modernisms bad and new / Douglas Mao and Rebecca L. Walkowitz -- Forced exile : Walter Pater's queer modernism / Heather K. Love -- The aftershocks of blast : manifestos, satire, and the rear-guard of modernism / Martin Puchner -- Nonsense modernism : the limits of modernity and the feelings of philosophy in Wittgenstein's Tractatus / Michael LeMahieu -- The romance of cliché : E.M. Hull, D.H. Lawrence, and interwar erotic fiction / Laura Frost -- Virginia Woolf's evasion : critical cosmopolitanism and British modernism / Rebecca L. Walkowitz -- Black venus, blonde venus / Sianne Ngai -- The black dandy as bad modernist / Monica L. Miller -- A shaman in common : Lewis, Auden, and the queerness of liberalism / Douglas Mao -- The gorgeous laughter of Filipino modernity : Carlos Bulosan's The laughter of my father / Joshua L. Miller -- Hit-man modernism / Lisa Fluet -- Cultures of impression / Jesse Matz
Summary Collection of essays on the ways in which modernist literature, film, and art transgressed the artistic and cultural norms we associate we "high" modernism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-352) and index
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Subject English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism
Modernism (Literature) -- English-speaking countries
American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism
LITERARY CRITICISM -- European -- English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh.
American literature
English literature
Modernism (Literature)
English-speaking countries
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Mao, Douglas, 1966- editor.
Walkowitz, Rebecca L., 1970- editor.
LC no. 2005028235
ISBN 9780822387824