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Shaw, Synge, Connolly, and Socialist Provocation

Shaw, Synge, Connolly, and Socialist Provocation

Nelson O'Ceallaigh Ritschel

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813036519
eISBN:
9780813038827
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036519.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

George Bernard Shaw has always been regarded as a political provocateur and socialist with ideas that reflected a complicated public philosophy. Scholarship abounds on Shaw's politics, but this study ... More

Shaw's SettingsGardens and Libraries

Shaw's Settings: Gardens and Libraries

Tony Jason Stafford

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813044989
eISBN:
9780813046747
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044989.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Shaw’s Settings: Gardens and Libraries shows how Shaw enlists the powerful visual component of setting, specifically gardens and libraries, to add meaningful dimensions to the other dramatic ... More

Shaw’s Controversial Socialism

Shaw’s Controversial Socialism

James Alexander

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813033723
eISBN:
9780813038117
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813033723.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This book deals with the political writings of Bernard Shaw, with special emphasis given to the years between 1884 and 1904. It was in these decades that Shaw exhibited his greatest commitment to ... More

T. S. Eliot’s Parisian Year

T. S. Eliot’s Parisian Year

Nancy Duvall Hargrove

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034010
eISBN:
9780813039367
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034010.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

After graduating from Harvard in 1910, T. S. Eliot spent a year in Paris, and his experiences there had a profound and lasting influence upon his life and his work. Even so, most scholars and ... More

Thoreau the Land Surveyor

Thoreau the Land Surveyor

Patrick Chura

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034935
eISBN:
9780813038278
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034935.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

Henry David Thoreau, one of America's most prominent environmental writers, supported himself as a land surveyor for much of his life, parceling land that would be sold off to loggers. This book ... More

The Tortured Life of Scofield Thayer

The Tortured Life of Scofield Thayer

James Dempsey

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813049267
eISBN:
9780813050096
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049267.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Scofield Thayer, as owner of The Dial during the 1920s, was the center of the flow of cultural ideas between the United States and Europe, particularly those of the various modernist movements. He ... More

Ulysses in FocusGenetic, Textual, and Personal Views

Ulysses in Focus: Genetic, Textual, and Personal Views

Michael Groden

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034980
eISBN:
9780813038520
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034980.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Michael Groden, the author of this book, has been at the forefront of some of the most important developments in James Joyce studies over the past three decades. He was a major figure in and early ... More

Virginia Woolf's Modernist PathHer Middle Diaries and the Diaries She Read

Virginia Woolf's Modernist Path: Her Middle Diaries and the Diaries She Read

Barbara Lounsberry

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780813062952
eISBN:
9780813051833
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062952.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Virginia Woolf's Modernist Path offers the first extensive treatment of Woolf’s second diary stage: her spare, modernist diaries written from 1918 to 1929. These thirteen middle diary books are ... More

Water and African American MemoryAn Ecocritical Perspective

Water and African American Memory: An Ecocritical Perspective

Anissa Janine Wardi

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780813037455
eISBN:
9780813042343
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813037455.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

This book contributes to the fields of African American, ecocritical, and literary studies, as it offers a sustained treatise on watercourses in the African American expressive tradition. It builds ... More

Who's Afraid of Bernard Shaw?Some Personalities in Shaw's Plays

Who's Afraid of Bernard Shaw?: Some Personalities in Shaw's Plays

Stanley Weintraub

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780813037264
eISBN:
9780813041544
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813037264.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

People known to Bernard Shaw had every reason to fear becoming recognizable characters in his plays. Whether from history, literature, or his own crowded career, Shaw's relationships to real or ... More

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