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British modernism and censorship

British modernism and censorship

Author: Celia Marshik
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Celia Marshik argues that censorship can benefit as well as harm writers and the works they create in response to it. She weaves together histories of official and unofficial censorship, of  Read more...


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Named Person: Virginia Woolf; James Joyce; Jean Rhys; Dante Gabriel Rossetti; Bernard Shaw
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Celia Marshik
ISBN: 0521859662 9780521859660
OCLC Number: 185379791
Description: 257 s
Contents: Introduction: the ethics of indecency; 1. Dante Gabriel Rossetti and the censorship dialectic; 2. Bernard Shaw's defensive laughter; 3. Virginia Woolf and the gender censorship; 4. James Joyce and the necessary scandal of art; 5. Jean Rhys and the downward path; Afterword: forgotten evils; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: Celia Marshik.
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"Brilliant and thoroughly grounded in archival material and historical context, this book is essential reading for scholars of Victorian and Modernist literature. Marshik's study is unquestionably a Read more...

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