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Twentieth-Century Literature (2018) 64 (2): 223–246.
Published: 01 June 2018
... aesthetic and sociopolitical relevance to the period and sheds further light on contemporary perceptions of Imagism and Vorticism, particularly in the context of the poetry of the Great War. 10 Marjorie Allen Seiffert similarly continued to write and publish as Elijah Hay even after Spectrism had been...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2021) 67 (2): 191–214.
Published: 01 June 2021
... Library, University of Chicago Library. Figure 7. Jessie Dismorr, “The Engine” (1915). Courtesy of the Special Collections Research Library, University of Chicago Library. © 2021 Hofstra University 2021 abstraction feminism poetry Vorticism In her unpublished chapbook Poems (1918...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2000) 46 (2): 238–268.
Published: 01 June 2000
..., Imagisme and all Vital Forms of Modem Art.” From this “Discussion” would emerge the English avant-garde movement vorticism. Lewis, Pound, and the other artists and writers affiliated with this new journal had yet to ascribe a moniker to their movement, but in form and content this ad...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2018) 64 (1): 120–127.
Published: 01 March 2018
... asserts that, as art movements go, postmodernism (or “the Post-Modern,” in his rendering) has at fifty years in the making been considerably longer lived than modernist avant-garde movements such as vorticism, futurism, or surrealism. As an aesthetics, or even as a dominant cultural order, the postmodern...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2008) 54 (2): 255–262.
Published: 01 June 2008
... in portraits by Lewis, Gaudier, and Alvin Langdon Coburn), “booming” them in his reviews (as in the art criticism he wrote for the New Age from 1917 to 1920), debating with them, and of course frequendy infuriating them. The impact of vorticism, along with futurist painting, cubism, and collage...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2001) 47 (3): 325–354.
Published: 01 September 2001
... that Lewis, while he was writing both these texts, was deeply engaged with vorticism, whose visual work aligns aggression with jagged geometrical shapes. In Blast, the vorticist magazine in which Enemy of the Stars appears, for instance, the staged battle takes place just pages after aggressive...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2013) 59 (4): 657–665.
Published: 01 December 2013
...: Under the pseudonyms “Emmanuel Morgan” and “Anne Knish,” Bynner and Ficke spoofed Imagism and Vorticism in Spectra, the 1916 collection of extravagant parodies that were received in all seriousness as the latest poetic movement. For Ficke and Bynner, the two-year-long hoax...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2018) 64 (3): 379–386.
Published: 01 September 2018
... that the judge sided with Ruskin, and the trial bankrupted Whistler. As waves of new, modernist movements broke in the early twentieth century—Fauvisme, Cubism, Die Brücke, Futurism, Vorticism— Impressionism was no longer avant-garde. By 1910, when Roger Fry curated the first post-Impressionist exhibition...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2011) 57 (3-4): 354–363.
Published: 01 December 2011
... for 1966. DeKoven, as McHale notes, offers the “responsible” account of the emergence of postmodernism in the “long sixties,” 1957-1973 (391). 8. See Saunders and Chute. 9. The bond between material form and visual performativity enacted on the page, for instance, is evident in English Vorticism...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2022) 68 (4): 477–485.
Published: 01 December 2022
... that “Lewis’s attempts to confound the gaze of the onlooker are evident” (32) in Tar , and confounding the gaze became a key aesthetic principle of Vorticism. She argues that in the years after the First World War, Lewis “continue[d] to deploy aesthetic strategies inspired by the ‘disruptive patterns...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2002) 48 (4): 461–486.
Published: 01 December 2002
... on Cartesian thought and Pound’s affirmation of Cartesian geometry in his essay “Vorticism.”This dis­ agreement was another source of contention between the two ambitious writ­ ers. Pound’s essay stands as his assertion of his own importance in modernist letters, and his analysis depends on privileging...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2005) 51 (1): 64–97.
Published: 01 March 2005
... his long-held focus on creating new works of art—art which he now emphasizes must be an integrated part of a larger totality rather than isolated in museums—Pound extends his sense of cultural heritage to the creation of good government. “When the vortices of power and the vortices of culture...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2009) 55 (1): 80–113.
Published: 01 March 2009
... of Pound’s fluxional vortices, except that Yeats’s flux is a suffusion of “all sounds, all colours, all forms” into the word, which acts as a vessel for any association the reader might bring to the table.Yeats protests that even though the “powers” summed up in these words may be “disembodied...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2002) 48 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 March 2002
... of the Greek masterpieces” is “tranquil grandeur,” the eternal “calm” of the sea. Pound probably inherited this system of values from Pater, whom Pound would, three months later, cite as one of the founders of vorticism, and who was deeply fascinated by Winckelmann’s theories of art. Pater’s...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2010) 56 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 March 2010
... encountered on his arrival in London, imagism and its successor, Ezra Pound’s vorticism. The third suite presented the only real editorial problem for Eliot and Pound in creating the volume. The pair of “Mr. Apollinax” and “Hysteria“ was not followed by a second pair. Eliot wrote no poetry for two...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2020) 66 (4): 405–430.
Published: 01 December 2020
... – 92 . Winkiel Laura . 2005 . “ Cabaret Modernism: Vorticism and Racial Spectacle .” In Geomodernisms: Race, Modernism, Modernity , edited by Doyle Laura Winkiel Laura , 206 – 24 . Bloomington : Indiana University Press . Woolf Leonard . 1928 . Imperialism...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2021) 67 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2021
... as Interior Decorator and Disruptor .” Modernism/modernity 15 , no. 3 : 527 – 45 . Oliver Elisabeth . 2011 . “ Redecorating Vorticism: Marianne Moore’s ‘Ezra Pound’ and the Geometric Style .” Journal of Modern Literature 34 , no. 4 : 84 – 113 . Østermark-Johansen Lene . 2011...
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