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The American Lawrence

The American Lawrence

Lee M. Jenkins

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780813060507
eISBN:
9780813050676
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060507.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This book posits an “American Lawrence,” exploring D. H. Lawrence’s role as a creator as well as a critic of American literature between 1922 and 1925 when he was resident in the New World. The ... 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

At FaultJoyce and the Crisis of the Modern University

At Fault: Joyce and the Crisis of the Modern University

Sebastian D.G. Knowles

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780813056920
eISBN:
9780813053691
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056920.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

At Fault: James Joyce and the Crisis of the Modern University argues that American universities have lost their way and that the works of James Joyce will put them back on the scent. In American ... More

Becoming Virginia WoolfHer Early Diaries and the Diaries She Read

Becoming Virginia Woolf: Her Early Diaries and the Diaries She Read

Barbara Lounsberry

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780813049915
eISBN:
9780813050379
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049915.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Becoming Virginia Woolf is the first extensive treatment of Woolf’s early diaries. Her first 12 diary books are explored in depth and her development as a diarist traced. The book offers close ... More

Before DaybreakAfter the Race and the Origins of Joyce's Art

Before Daybreak: After the Race and the Origins of Joyce's Art

Coilin Owens

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780813042473
eISBN:
9780813051567
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813042473.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

“After the Race” registers James Joyce's personal anxieties and rivalries on the verge of his emigration from Dublin. In the figure of Villona, the detached and gifted musician, Joyce sketches his ... More

Bernard Shaw as Artist-Fabian

Bernard Shaw as Artist-Fabian

Charles A. Carpenter

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034058
eISBN:
9780813038254
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034058.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This book offers a new perspective on one of the most puzzling questions faced by Shaw scholars—how to reconcile the artist's individualist leanings with his socialist Fabian ideals. The book does ... More

Bloomsday 100Essays on Ulysses

Bloomsday 100: Essays on Ulysses

Morris Beja and Anne Fogarty (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034027
eISBN:
9780813038162
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034027.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

June 16, 2004, was the 100th anniversary of Bloomsday, the day that James Joyce's novel Ulysses takes place. To celebrate the occasion, thousands took to the streets in Dublin, following in the ... More

Cannibal Joyce

Cannibal Joyce

Thomas Jackson Rice

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032191
eISBN:
9780813038810
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032191.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

The author of this book uses the concept of cannibalism (what he calls “dismemberment, ingestion, and reprocessing”) to describe Joyce's incorporation of so many literary and cultural allusions, both ... More

Catholic Nostalgia in Joyce and Company

Catholic Nostalgia in Joyce and Company

Mary Lowe-Evans

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032856
eISBN:
9780813038643
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032856.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Although numerous critics and scholars have considered the influence of Joyce's Catholicism on his works, most seem to have concluded that Joyce's intention was to subvert the church's power. This ... More

Crossing the CreekThe Literary Friendship of Zora Neale Hurston and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

Crossing the Creek: The Literary Friendship of Zora Neale Hurston and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

Anna Lillios

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780813038094
eISBN:
9780813041551
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813038094.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This book tells the story of the relationship of Zora Neale Hurston and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, one of the twentieth century's most intriguing and complicated literary friendships. The two writers ... More

CubaloguesBeat Writers in Revolutionary Havana

Cubalogues: Beat Writers in Revolutionary Havana

Todd F. Tietchen

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813035208
eISBN:
9780813039633
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813035208.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Immediately after the Cuban Revolution, Havana fostered an important transnational intellectual and cultural scene. Later, Fidel Castro would strictly impose his vision of Cuban culture on the ... More

A Curious PerilH.D.'s Late Modernist Prose

A Curious Peril: H.D.'s Late Modernist Prose

Lara Vetter

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813054568
eISBN:
9780813053219
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054568.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

When World War II appeared imminent, the modernist writer known as H.D. (Hilda Doolittle) declined offers of refuge and chose to remain in London. As devastating as this noncombatant experience was, ... More

Dangerous MasculinitiesConrad, Hemingway, and Lawrence

Dangerous Masculinities: Conrad, Hemingway, and Lawrence

Thomas Strychacz

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813031613
eISBN:
9780813038926
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813031613.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

The goal of this book is nothing less than to turn scholarship on gender and modernism on its head. The book focuses on the way some early twentieth-century writers portray masculinity as theatrical ... More

Edith Wharton and Cosmopolitanism

Edith Wharton and Cosmopolitanism

Meredith Goldsmith and Emily J. Orlando (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780813062815
eISBN:
9780813051772
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062815.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Edith Wharton and Cosmopolitanism explores Edith Wharton’s relation to the concept of cosmopolitanism, as it extended toward her politics, her aesthetics, and her vision of cultural differences. ... More

Empire and Pilgrimage in Conrad and Joyce

Empire and Pilgrimage in Conrad and Joyce

Agata Szczeszak-Brewer

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813035390
eISBN:
9780813038933
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813035390.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Though they were born a generation apart, Joseph Conrad and James Joyce shared similar life experiences and similar literary preoccupations. Both left their home countries at a relatively young age ... More

Foundational Essays in James Joyce Studies

Foundational Essays in James Joyce Studies

Michael Patrick Gillespie (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813035291
eISBN:
9780813038483
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813035291.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This book presents, in a single collection, chapters in the study of James Joyce. Representing important contributions to scholarship that have helped shape current methods of approaching Joyce's ... More

The Geopoetics of Modernism

The Geopoetics of Modernism

Rebecca Walsh

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780813060514
eISBN:
9780813050683
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060514.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This book examines the intersections between literary modernism and historical forms of geographical thinking from the late nineteenth century to the late 1940s. The central argument is that the ... More

Hemingway and ItalyTwenty-First-Century Perspectives

Hemingway and Italy: Twenty-First-Century Perspectives

Mark Cirino and Mark P. Ott (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813054414
eISBN:
9780813053158
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054414.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Hemingway and Italy collects the most innovative and most relevant papers that were presented at the sixteenth Biennial Hemingway Conference in Venice, Italy, in 2014. These essays address ... More

Irish CosmopolitanismLocation and Dislocation in James Joyce, Elizabeth Bowen, and Samuel Beckett

Irish Cosmopolitanism: Location and Dislocation in James Joyce, Elizabeth Bowen, and Samuel Beckett

Nels Pearson

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780813060521
eISBN:
9780813050690
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060521.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Irish Cosmopolitanism contributes to current reexaminations of modernism’s historical and geographic contexts. Distinct from other studies, it focuses exclusively on Irish expatriates in Europe and ... More

James Joyce's Painful Case

James Joyce's Painful Case

Coilin Owen

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813031934
eISBN:
9780813038759
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813031934.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

In order to demonstrate that one story from the Dubliners is not only a turning point in that book but also a microcosm of a wide range of important Joycean influences and preoccupations, this study ... More

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