skip to content
Modernism on file : modern writers, artists, and the FBI, 1920-1950 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Modernism on file : modern writers, artists, and the FBI, 1920-1950

Author: Claire A Culleton; Karen Leick
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Modernism on File: Writers, Artists, and the FBI, 1920-1950 brings together important new scholarship focused on J. From Harlem to Hollywood, Hoover and his bureau workers were bent on  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
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Modernism on file.
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
(OCoLC)608279562
Online version:
Modernism on file.
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
(OCoLC)609356051
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Claire A Culleton; Karen Leick
ISBN: 0230601359 9780230601352
OCLC Number: 155122502
Description: vii, 269 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Ghostreaders and diaspora-writers: four theses on the FBI and African American modernism / William J. Maxwell --
Raising Muscovite ducks and government suspicions: Henry Roth and the FBI / Steven G. Kellman --
Telling stories from Hemingway's FBI file: conspiracy, paranoia, and masculinity / Debra A. Moddelmog --
Most wanted: Claude McKay and the "black specter" of African American poetry in the 1920s / Josh Gosciak --
Madness, paranoia, and Ezra Pound's FBI file / Karen Leick --
Investigative savagery: figuring Hoover in Richard Wright's Savage Holiday / Andrew Strombeck --
"Poetess probed as red": Muriel Rukeyser and the FBI / Jeanne Perreault --
An archive of the (political) unconscious: Jean Renoir at the FBI / Christopher Faulkner --
New information from the FBI, CNDI LA-BB-1: the surveillance of Bertolt Brecht's telephone in Los Angeles / Alexander Stephan, translated by Emily Banwell --
Sour notes: Hanns Eisler and the FBI / James Wierzbicki --
Communism, perversion, and other crimes against the state: the FBI files of Klaus and Erika Mann / Andrea Weiss --
Extorting Henry Holt & Co.: J. Edgar Hoover and the publishing industry / Claire A. Culleton.
Responsibility: edited by Claire A. Culleton and Karen Leick.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Edited by Claire A. Culleton and Karen Leick, this new anthology belongs to a group of works that is now almost large enough to constitute its own genre: the criticism of FBI files. . . . Herbert 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.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/155122502> # Modernism on file : modern writers, artists, and the FBI, 1920-1950
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "155122502" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/136624868> ; # USA / FBI.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866257855#Topic/freedom_of_speech_united_states_history_20th_century> ; # Freedom of speech--United States--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1024455> ; # Modernism (Literature)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1069960> ; # Politics and literature
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866257855#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1000102> ; # Literature and state
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010102201> ; # Modernism (Art)--United States
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008109543> ; # Politics and literature--United States--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007101061> ; # Anti-communist movements--United States--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/810317> ; # Anti-communist movements
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866257855#Topic/schriftsteller> ; # Schriftsteller
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1024442> ; # Modernism (Art)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866257855#Organization/united_states_federal_bureau_of_investigation> ; # United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008107886> ; # Modernism (Literature)--United States
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007101049> ; # American literature--20th century--History and criticism
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/815435> ; # Art and state
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866257855#Topic/literature_and_state_united_states_history_20th_century> ; # Literature and state--United States--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866257855#Topic/art_and_state_united_states_history_20th_century> ; # Art and state--United States--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866257855#Topic/antikommunismus> ; # Antikommunismus
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807113> ; # American literature
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/934044> ; # Freedom of speech
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/810.9112/e22/> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/43642573> ; # Karen Leick
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/37055172> ; # Claire A. Culleton
   schema:datePublished "2008" ;
   schema:description "Ghostreaders and diaspora-writers: four theses on the FBI and African American modernism / William J. Maxwell -- Raising Muscovite ducks and government suspicions: Henry Roth and the FBI / Steven G. Kellman -- Telling stories from Hemingway's FBI file: conspiracy, paranoia, and masculinity / Debra A. Moddelmog -- Most wanted: Claude McKay and the "black specter" of African American poetry in the 1920s / Josh Gosciak -- Madness, paranoia, and Ezra Pound's FBI file / Karen Leick -- Investigative savagery: figuring Hoover in Richard Wright's Savage Holiday / Andrew Strombeck -- "Poetess probed as red": Muriel Rukeyser and the FBI / Jeanne Perreault -- An archive of the (political) unconscious: Jean Renoir at the FBI / Christopher Faulkner -- New information from the FBI, CNDI LA-BB-1: the surveillance of Bertolt Brecht's telephone in Los Angeles / Alexander Stephan, translated by Emily Banwell -- Sour notes: Hanns Eisler and the FBI / James Wierzbicki -- Communism, perversion, and other crimes against the state: the FBI files of Klaus and Erika Mann / Andrea Weiss -- Extorting Henry Holt & Co.: J. Edgar Hoover and the publishing industry / Claire A. Culleton."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/866257855> ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/608279562> ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/609356051> ;
   schema:name "Modernism on file : modern writers, artists, and the FBI, 1920-1950"@en ;
   schema:productID "155122502" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/155122502#PublicationEvent/new_york_palgrave_macmillan_2008> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866257855#Agent/palgrave_macmillan> ; # Palgrave Macmillan
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0721/2007027102.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780230601352> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA8E1025> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/155122502> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866257855#Agent/palgrave_macmillan> # Palgrave Macmillan
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Palgrave Macmillan" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866257855#Organization/united_states_federal_bureau_of_investigation> # United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866257855#Topic/art_and_state_united_states_history_20th_century> # Art and state--United States--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008117613> ;
   schema:name "Art and state--United States--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866257855#Topic/freedom_of_speech_united_states_history_20th_century> # Freedom of speech--United States--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008121185> ;
   schema:name "Freedom of speech--United States--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866257855#Topic/literature_and_state_united_states_history_20th_century> # Literature and state--United States--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85077574> ;
   schema:name "Literature and state--United States--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007101049> # American literature--20th century--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "American literature--20th century--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007101061> # Anti-communist movements--United States--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Anti-communist movements--United States--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008107886> # Modernism (Literature)--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Modernism (Literature)--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008109543> # Politics and literature--United States--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Politics and literature--United States--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010102201> # Modernism (Art)--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Modernism (Art)--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1000102> # Literature and state
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Literature and state"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1024442> # Modernism (Art)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Modernism (Art)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1024455> # Modernism (Literature)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Modernism (Literature)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1069960> # Politics and literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Politics and literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807113> # American literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "American literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/810317> # Anti-communist movements
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Anti-communist movements"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/815435> # Art and state
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Art and state"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/934044> # Freedom of speech
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Freedom of speech"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/136624868> # USA / FBI.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "USA / FBI." ;
   schema:name "United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/37055172> # Claire A. Culleton
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Culleton" ;
   schema:givenName "Claire A." ;
   schema:name "Claire A. Culleton" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/43642573> # Karen Leick
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Leick" ;
   schema:givenName "Karen" ;
   schema:name "Karen Leick" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780230601352>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0230601359" ;
   schema:isbn "9780230601352" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/608279562>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Modernism on file." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/155122502> ; # Modernism on file : modern writers, artists, and the FBI, 1920-1950
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/609356051>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Modernism on file." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/155122502> ; # Modernism on file : modern writers, artists, and the FBI, 1920-1950
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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