The contemporaneity of modernism : literature, media, culture / edited by Michael D'Arcy and Mathias Nilges.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • New York, NY : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2016.
  • ©2016
Description
xii, 235 pages ; 24 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Editor
Series
  • Routledge interdisciplinary perspectives on literature ; 61. [More in this series]
  • Routledge interdisciplinary perspectives on literature ; 61
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction: the contemporaneity of modernism / Michael D'Arcy and Mathias Nilges -- Part I. Modernism's temporality -- Abstract in concrete: brutalism and modernist half-life / C.D. Blanton -- Our last September: climate change in modernist time / Douglas Mao -- Time, modernism, and the contemporaneity of realism / David Cunningham -- Part II. Modernism's literary afterlives -- Relative autonomy: Pierre Bourdieu and modernism / Andrew Goldstone -- Impersonality and institutional critique / Sarah Brouillette -- Impressionism after film / Jesse Matz -- Involutions of the word: Lorrie Moore and Jonathan Letham / Joseph Brooker -- Part III. Modernism's global economies -- The Fidget Manifesto: fast capital, the gesture, and growth in modernist culture / Enda Duffy -- "The highways of empire": geopolitics, modernism, and committed reading / Thomas S. Davis -- "La furia de la materia": on the non-contemporaneity of moderism in Latin America / Eugenio Di Stefano and Emilio Sauri -- Part IV. Modernism's media -- To burn or not to burn: modernism's photographic exposures / Michael D'Arcy -- The plain viewer be damned: or, modernism on TV / Nicholas Brown -- Modernist binge-watching / Michaela Bronstein -- Modernist poetics after Twitter, Inc. / Lisa Siraganian -- Afterword / David James.
ISBN
  • 9781138917033 ((hardback))
  • 1138917036 ((hardback))
LCCN
2015022274
OCLC
934585531
Statement on language in description
Princeton University Library aims to describe library materials in a manner that is respectful to the individuals and communities who create, use, and are represented in the collections we manage. Read more...
Other views
Staff view