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  1. Between Self and Society
    Between Self and Society explores the psychosocial dramas that galvanize six major British novels written between the eighteenth and twentieth centuries. The book challenges an influential misconception that has for too long hindered... Learn More
    Published: 15th January 2016
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  2. The Unexamined Orwell

    The Unexamined Orwell

    By John Rodden

    Series Literary Modernism

    University of Texas Press

    The year 1984 is just a memory, but the catchwords of George Orwell's novel Nineteen Eighty-Four still routinely pepper public discussions of topics ranging from government surveillance and privacy invasion to language corruption... Learn More
    Published: 15th May 2012
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  3. Modernism Is the Literature of Celebrity
    The phenomenon of celebrity burst upon the world scene about a century ago, as movies and modern media brought exceptional, larger-than-life personalities before the masses. During the same era, modernist authors were creating... Learn More
    Published: 1st April 2011
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  4. The Hidden Isaac Bashevis Singer

    The Hidden Isaac Bashevis Singer

    Edited by Seth L. Wolitz

    Series Literary Modernism

    University of Texas Press

    Nobel Prize-winning author Isaac Bashevis Singer stands virtually alone among prominent writers for being more widely known through translations of his work than through the original texts. Yet readers and critics of the Yiddish... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2011
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  5. Edith Wharton's Inner Circle
    When Edith Wharton became friends with Henry James, she joined a group of men who became her "inner circle." This group included both well-known figures, such as James, Percy Lubbock, and Bernard Berenson, and several now forgotten,... Learn More
    Published: 15th February 2011
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  6. Women, Celebrity, and Literary Culture between the Wars
    As mass media burgeoned in the years between the first and second world wars, so did another phenomenon—celebrity. Beginning in Hollywood with the studio-orchestrated transformation of uncredited actors into brand-name stars,... Learn More
    Published: 18th August 2010
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  7. Every Intellectual's Big Brother
    George Orwell has been embraced, adopted, and co-opted by everyone from the far left to the neoconservatives. Each succeeding generation of Anglo-American intellectuals has felt compelled to engage the life, work, and cultural... Learn More
    Published: 11th August 2010
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  8. Joyce and the Two Irelands

    Joyce and the Two Irelands

    By Willard Potts

    Series Literary Modernism

    University of Texas Press

    Uniting Catholic Ireland and Protestant Ireland was a central idea of the "Irish Revival," a literary and cultural manifestation of Irish nationalism that began in the 1890s and continued into the early twentieth century. Yet... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 2010
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  9. Our Joyce
    James Joyce began his literary career as an Irishman writing to protest the deplorable conditions of his native country. Today, he is an icon in a field known as "Joyce studies." Our Joyce explores this amazing transformation... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 2010
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  10. The Early Poetry of Robert Graves
    Like many men of his generation, poet Robert Graves was indelibly marked by his experience of trench warfare in World War I. The horrific battles in which he fought and his guilt over surviving when so many perished left Graves... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2010
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  11. The Geometry of Modernism
    Addressing both the literature and the visual arts of Anglo-American modernism, The Geometry of Modernism recovers a crucial development of modernism's early years that until now has received little sustained critical attention:... Learn More
    Published: 1st August 2009
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  12. Joyce's Web
    James Joyce has long been viewed as a literary modernist who helped define and uphold modernism's fundamental concepts of the artist as martyr to bourgeois sensibilities and of an idealistic faith in artistic freedom. In this... Learn More
    Published: 15th July 2009
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  13. News from the New American Diaspora
    Prize-winning novelist Jay Neugeboren's third collection of short stories focuses on Jews in various states of exile and expatriation—strangers in strange lands, far from home. These dozen tales, by an author whose stories have... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 2005
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  14. Stoppard's Theatre
    With a thirty-year run of award-winning, critically acclaimed, and commercially successful plays, from Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead (1967) to The Invention of Love (1997), Tom Stoppard is arguably the preeminent playwright... Learn More
    Published: 1st January 2003
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  15. William Faulkner
    In his life and writings, William Faulkner continually created and "performed" selves. Even in letters, he often played a part—gentleman dandy, soldier, farmer—while in his fictions these and other personae are counterpoised... Learn More
    Published: 1st January 2000
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