Publisher description for 1913 : the cradle of modernism / Jean-Michel Rabate.


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This innovative book puts modernist literature in its cultural, intellectual, and global context, within the framework of the year 1913.


Broadens the analysis of canonical texts and artistic events by showing their cultural and global parallels

Examines a number of simultaneous artistic, literary, and political endeavours including those of Yeats, Pound, Joyce, Du Bois and Stravinsky

Explores Pound's Personae next to Apollinaire's Alcools and Rilke's Spanish Trilogy, Edith Wharton's The Custom of the Country next to Proust's Swann's Way


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Modernism (Literature)