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American modernism's expatriate scene : the labour of translation

Author: Daniel Katz
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2014] ©2007
Series: Edinburgh studies in transatlantic literatures
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Beginning with the late work of Henry James, this book goes on to examine at length Ezra Pound and Gertrude Stein, to conclude with the uncanny regionalism of mid-century San Francisco Renaissance  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Katz
ISBN: 9780748691210 0748691219 9780748625260 0748625267
OCLC Number: 864788035
Awards: Short-listed for MSA Book Prize 2008
Description: viii, 197 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction; Chapter One; Native Well Being: Henry James and the 'Cosmopolite'; Chapter Two; The Mother's Tongue: Seduction, Authenticity, and Interference in The Ambassadors; Chapter Three; Ezra Pound's American Scenes: Henry James and the Labour of Translation; Chapter Four; Pound and Translation: Ideogram and The Vulgar Tongue; Chapter Five; Gertrude Stein, Wyndham Lewis, and the American Language; Chapter Six; Jack Spicer's After Lorca: Translation as Delocalization; Chapter Seven; Homecomings: The Poet's Prose of Ashbery, Schuyler and Spicer; Bibliography.
Series Title: Edinburgh studies in transatlantic literatures
Responsibility: Daniel Katz.

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Katz [has] a firm grasp of the current state of play in the academic study of modernism and of transatlantic cultural relations in North America. Both of these are currently expanding sub-fields Read more...

 
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