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The geometry of modernism : the vorticist idiom in Lewis, Pound, H.D., and Yeats

Author: Miranda B Hickman
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 2005.
Series: Literary modernism series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"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: the distinctive idiom composed of geometric forms and metaphors generated within the early modernist movement of Vorticism, formed in London in 1914.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Hickman, Miranda B., 1969-
Geometry of modernism.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2005
(OCoLC)646525261
Named Person: W B Yeats; H. D.; Wyndham Lewis; Ezra Pound; W B Yeats; H. D.; Wyndham Lewis; Ezra Pound; H. D.; Wyndham Lewis; Ezra Pound; W B Yeats
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Miranda B Hickman
ISBN: 0292709439 9780292709430 9780292722279 0292722273
OCLC Number: 58546496
Description: xix, 332 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Wyndham Lewis, vorticism, and the campaign against Wildean effeminacy --
A vorticist renaissance? : Ezra Pound, the geometric "clean line," and fascist Italy --
"Embodied ... in square and cube and rectangle" : H.D. and the vorticist body --
"Mystic geometry" : the visionary texts of Yeats and H.D.
Series Title: Literary modernism series.
Responsibility: Miranda B. Hickman.
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