A Handbook of Modernism Studies (Critical Theory Handbooks) by Jean-Michel Rabaté

By Jean-Michel Rabaté

Featuring the most recent examine findings and exploring the attention-grabbing interaction of modernist authors and highbrow luminaries, from Beckett and Kafka to Derrida and Adorno, this daring new number of essays offers scholars a deeper clutch of key texts in modernist literature.

  • Provides a wealth of clean views on canonical modernist texts, that includes the newest examine data
  • Adopts an unique and inventive thematic method of the topic, with strategies corresponding to race, legislations, gender, category, time, and beliefs forming the constitution of the collection
  • Explores present and ongoing debates at the hyperlinks among the aesthetics and praxis of authors and modernist theoreticians
  • Reveals the profound ways that modernist authors have stimulated key thinkers, and vice versa

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