The modernist movement radically transformed the late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century literary establishment, and its effects are still felt today. Modernism introduces and analyzes what amounted to nothing less than a literary and cultural revolution.
In this fully updated and revised second edition, charting the movement in its global and local contexts, Peter Childs:
At once accessible and critically informed, Modernism guides readers from first steps in the field to an advanced understanding of one of the most important cultural movements of the last centuries.
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Review: Modernism (The New Critical Idiom)User Review - Zöe Zhai - Goodreads
This is a book for general knowledge. From the author's background, we can see he is a high school teacher. But what he wrote is way out of a high school teacher. He knows how to explain things in a ... Read full review
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