Cultures of Modernism : Marianne Moore, Mina Loy, and Else Lasker-Schüler (Book, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Cultures of Modernism : Marianne Moore, Mina Loy, and Else Lasker-Schüler Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Cultures of Modernism : Marianne Moore, Mina Loy, and Else Lasker-Schüler

Author: Cristanne Miller
Publisher: Ann Arbor : Univ of Michigan Press, 2007, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Cultures of Modernism explores how the structure and location of literary communities significantly influence who writes, what they write about, and their openness to formal experimentation. These influences particularly affect women writers. Author Cristanne Miller notes striking patterns of similarity in the concerns and lives of women living in geographically distant centers of modernist production. She looks at  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cristanne Miller
ISBN: 9780472032372 0472032372
OCLC Number: 1031253168
Description: xii, 267 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. Situating & gendering modernist poetry. p. 1. 2. metropolis & modernism : Berlin & New York, 1900-1930. p. 20. 3. Gender crossings : Ova, Rat, & the Prince of Thebes. p. 51. 4. Sexology, style, & the poet's body. p. 90. 5. Self-orient(aliz)ations & Judaism. p. 131. 6. Reading the modernist poem : literature & location. p. 175. App. Chronology of Else Lasker-Schuler, Mina Loy, & Marianne Moore. p. 203.
Responsibility: Cristanne Miller.

Abstract:

Examines the influences of location on the literary achievements of three modernist women writers. This book shows how the structure and location of literary communities significantly influence who  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

A fascinating, provocative, and genuinely original study of a 'different' modernism in poetry-namely, the Modernism of women poets." -Marjorie Perloff, Stanford University"An important and ambitious Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.