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public face of modernism

little magazines, audiences, and reception, 1905-1920

by Mark S. Morrisson

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Published by University of Wisconsin Press in Madison .
Written in English

  • English-speaking countries.,
  • English-speaking countries
    • Subjects:
    • English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • Modernism (Literature) -- English-speaking countries,
    • American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • Literature publishing -- English-speaking countries -- History -- 20th century,
    • Authors and readers -- English-speaking countries -- History -- 20th century,
    • Books and reading -- English-speaking countries -- History -- 20th century,
    • Little magazines -- English-speaking countries -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-268) and index.

      StatementMark S. Morrisson.
      LC ClassificationsPR478.M6 M67 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 279 p. :
      Number of Pages279
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6775909M
      ISBN 100299169200, 0299169243
      LC Control Number00008425

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Alexandra Harris is an author and a lecturer in English literature at the University of Liverpool. Her book Romantic Moderns won the Guardian First Book Award and a Somerset Maugham Award in Book Description. The concepts of 'Modernism' and 'Postmodernism' constitute the single most dominant issue of twentieth-century literature and culture and are the cause of much debate.

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