New PDF release: 1922: Literature, Culture, Politics

By Jean-Michel Rabaté

1922: Literature, tradition, Politics examines key elements of tradition and historical past in 1922, a yr made well-known through the book of numerous modernist masterpieces, similar to T. S. Eliot's The Waste Land and James Joyce's Ulysses. person chapters written through prime students provide new contexts for the year's major artistic endeavors, philosophy, politics, and literature. 1922 additionally analyzes either the political and highbrow forces that formed the cultural interactions of that privileged second. even though this quantity takes post-World conflict I Europe as its leader concentration, American artists and authors additionally obtain considerate attention. In its multiplicity of perspectives, 1922 demanding situations misconceptions concerning the 'Lost new release' of cultural pilgrims who flocked to Paris and Berlin within the Twenties, therefore stressing the broader impression of that momentous year.

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