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Radio Modernism Literature, Ethics, and the BBC, 1922-1938

Author: Todd Avery
Publisher: Brookfield Taylor and Francis 2006
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Cover -- Half Title -- Dedication -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: Modernism in the Air -- 1 Arnold over Britain? John Reith and Broadcasting Morality -- 2 Common Talkers: The Bloomsbury Group and the Aestheticist Ethics of Broadcasting -- 3 A Natural Selection: H.G. Wells and a Huxleyan Ethics of Communications -- 4 Talks Toward a Definition of Morality: T.S. Eliot and the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Todd Avery
ISBN: 9781351906869 1351906860 9780754655176 0754655172
OCLC Number: 1020855039
Notes: IMD-Felder maschinell generiert
Description: 1 Online-Ressource (167 Seiten)
Contents: Contents: Introduction: Modernism in the air; Arnold over Britain? John Reith and broadcasting morality; Common talkers: the Bloomsbury group and the aestheticist ethics of broadcasting; A natural selection: H.G. Wells and a Huxleyan ethics of communications; Talks toward a definition of morality: T.S. Eliot and the consecration of broadcasting; Conclusion; Works cited; Index.


Marries the fields of radio studies and modernist cultural historiography to the 'ethical turn' in literary and cultural studies to examine how representative British writers negotiated the moral  Read more...


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'Radio Modernism forges new pathways for understanding radio as productive of imagined communities both in and beyond the nation. Pitting the BBC's foundational policies as a national institution Read more...

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