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Language as Prayer in Finnegans Wake

Language as Prayer in Finnegans Wake

Colleen Jaurretche

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780813066370
eISBN:
9780813058580
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066370.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

James Joyce’s Finnegans Wake abounds with prayers from all traditions, and their echoes and cadences may be found on almost every page. Bringing together thinkers from antiquity, the Middle Ages, ... More

Edith Wharton and the Modern Privileges of Age

Edith Wharton and the Modern Privileges of Age

Melanie V. Dawson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780813066301
eISBN:
9780813058443
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066301.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This project explores age-based obsessions of the modern era, situating the charting and interrogation of age among modernity’s central preoccupations, with particular attention to the gendering of ... More

Joyce and Geometry

Joyce and Geometry

Ciaran McMorran

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780813066288
eISBN:
9780813065267
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066288.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Following the development of non-Euclidean geometries from the mid-nineteenth century onwards, Euclid’s system came to be re-conceived as a language for describing reality rather than a set of ... More

Gertrude Stein and the Making of Jewish Modernism

Gertrude Stein and the Making of Jewish Modernism

Amy Feinstein

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780813066318
eISBN:
9780813058450
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066318.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Gertrude Stein and the Making of Jewish Modernism illuminates the idiosyncratic Jewish lexicon Gertrude Stein marshalled to associate modernism with Jewishness. Bridging modernist studies, Jewish ... More

Women Making Modernism

Women Making Modernism

Erica Gene Delsandro (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780813066172
eISBN:
9780813058382
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066172.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

WomenMakingModernism stands as a corrective to the consistent tension between feminist studies and modernist studies. Despite waves of feminism in the academy, feminism remains ancillary even in the ... More

Mina Loy's Critical Modernism

Mina Loy's Critical Modernism

Laura Scuriatti

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780813056302
eISBN:
9780813058085
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056302.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

In Mina Loy’s Critical Modernism, Laura Scuriatti argues that Loy’s corpus of works produces a kind of “critical” modernism, making the case that Loy’s corpus exhibits a skeptical, detached attitude ... More

Affective MaterialitiesReorienting the Body in Modernist Literature

Affective Materialities: Reorienting the Body in Modernist Literature

Kara Watts, Molly Volanth Hall, and Robin Hackett (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780813056289
eISBN:
9780813058078
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056289.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Affective Materialities reads modernist literature for the ways in which bodies come to matter physically, socially, and juridically using two recent turns in literary studies—one to affect studies ... More

Modernist SoundscapesAuditory Technology and the Novel

Modernist Soundscapes: Auditory Technology and the Novel

Angela Frattarola

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780813056074
eISBN:
9780813053868
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056074.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Modernist Soundscapes questions how early twentieth-century auditory technologies altered sound perception, and how these developments shaped the modernist novel. As the phonograph, telephone, ... More

American Literary History and the Turn toward Modernity

American Literary History and the Turn toward Modernity

Melanie V. Dawson and Meredith L. Goldsmith (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780813056043
eISBN:
9780813053813
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056043.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Approaching the period of 1880 to 1930 in American literature as one in which the processes of rethinking the past were as prevalent as wholly “new” works of art, this collection treats the century’s ... More

Virginia Woolf, the War Without, the War WithinHer Final Diaries and the Diaries She Read

Virginia Woolf, the War Without, the War Within: Her Final Diaries and the Diaries She Read

Barbara Lounsberry

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780813056937
eISBN:
9780813053790
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056937.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Virginia Woolf, The War Without, The War Within completes Lounsberry’s trilogy on Virginia Woolf’s luminous diary and the diaries she read. It offers the first treatment of Woolf’s final diary stage ... More

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