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The birth of modernism : Ezra Pound, T.S. Eliot, W.B. Yeats, and the occult

Autore: Leon Surette
Editore: Montreal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©1993.
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In The Birth of Modernism Leon Surette offers a radical revision of our understanding of high modernism. Acknowledging that current post-modern and theoretical critiques have provoked fresh examination of the high culture of the first half of this century, Surette rejects their characterization of modernism as positivistic and absolutist, despite the statements in the 1920s of modernists such as Pound, Eliot, and  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Informazioni aggiuntive sul formato: Print version:
Surette, Leon.
Birth of modernism.
Montréal : McGill-Queen's University Press, 1993
(DLC) 92090710
Persona incaricata: T S Eliot; Ezra Pound; W B Yeats; Ezra Pound; T S Eliot; W B Yeats; Ezra Pound; T S Eliot; W B Yeats; T S Eliot; Ezra Pound; W B Yeats; Ezra Pound; Thomas S Eliot; William B Yeats
Tipo materiale: Document, Risorsa internet
Tipo documento: Internet Resource, Computer File
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Leon Surette
ISBN: 9780773563773 0773563776
Numero OCLC: 244764429
Descrizione: 1 online resource (xi, 320 pages)
Contenuti: ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Introduction""; ""1 Discovering the Past""; ""2 The Occult Tradition in The Cantos""; ""3 Nietzsche, Wagner, and Myth""; ""4 Pound's Editing of The Waste Land""; ""Conclusion""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""; ""Z""
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In The Birth of Modernism Leon Surette challenges our traditional understanding of modernism by situating the origins of modernist aesthetics in the occult.  Per saperne di più…

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