1922: Literature, Culture, Politics by Jean-Michel Rabaté PDF

By Jean-Michel Rabaté

1922: Literature, tradition, Politics examines key points of tradition and heritage in 1922, a 12 months made recognized through the booklet of numerous modernist masterpieces, akin to T. S. Eliot's The Waste Land and James Joyce's Ulysses. person chapters written by way of prime students provide new contexts for the year's major artistic endeavors, philosophy, politics, and literature. 1922 additionally analyzes either the political and highbrow forces that formed the cultural interactions of that privileged second. even though this quantity takes post-World battle I Europe as its leader concentration, American artists and authors additionally obtain considerate attention. In its multiplicity of perspectives, 1922 demanding situations misconceptions concerning the 'Lost new release' of cultural pilgrims who flocked to Paris and Berlin within the Nineteen Twenties, hence stressing the broader impact of that momentous year.

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