By Gregory Castle
A background of the Modernist Novel reassesses the modernist canon and produces a wealth of recent comparative analyses that extensively revise the novel's heritage. Drawing on American, English, Irish, Russian, French, and German traditions, best students problem latest attitudes approximately realism and modernism and draw new realization to daily life and daily gadgets. as well as its exploration of latest kinds reminiscent of the modernist style novel and experimental old novel, this booklet considers the unconventional in postcolonial, transnational, and cosmopolitan contexts. A background of the Modernist Novel additionally considers the novel's worldwide achieve whereas suggesting that the epoch of modernism isn't really but comprehensive
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B. Yeats, “Sailing to Byzantium,” in The Poems, ed. Richard J. Finneran, vol. 1 of The Collected Works of W. B. Yeats, 2nd ed (New York: Macmillan, 1983, 1989), 198. 57. See Susan Stanford Friedman, “Periodizing Modernism: Postcolonial Modernities and the Space/Time Borders of Modernist Studies,” Modernism/Modernity 13 (September 2006): 425–43; Douglas Mao and Rebecca L. , Geomodernisms: Race, Modernism, Modernity (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2005). 58. Terry Eagleton, Heathcliﬀ and the Great Hunger: Studies in Irish Culture (London and New York: Verso, 1995), 276, 58.
Anne Olivier Bell, assisted by Andrew McNeillie, vol. 2, 1920–24 (London: Hogarth Press, 1980), 161. Qtd. in David Bradshaw’s chapter. 2. ” For the purposes of this History, which concerns a single genre, rather than a cultural movement (modernism), the 1880s strike me as a reasonable starting point and the early 1950s a good place to stop. It would take another volume to explore the global modernist novel in the late twentieth century. 3. M. M. Bakhtin, The Dialogic Imagination, ed. Michael Holquist, trans.
Virginia Woolf, “Modern Fiction,” in The Essays of Virginia Woolf, ed. Andrew McNeillie, vol. 4, 1925–28 (London: Hogarth Press, 1986), 160. 48. , George Bornstein, Material Modernism: The Politics of the Page (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2001), and Catherine Turner, Marketing Modernism between the Two World Wars (Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2003). 34 Introduction 49. Fredric Jameson, “Postmodernism and Consumer Society,” in The Cultural Turn: Selected Writings on the Postmodern: 1983–1998 (London: Verso, 1998), 6, 2.
A history of the modernist novel by Gregory Castle