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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2001) 47 (2): 197–216.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Charles W. Pollard Copyright © Hofstra University 2001 HI Traveling with Joyce: Derek Walcott’s Discrepant Cosmopolitan Modernism Charles W. Pollard Consider the following description as a question on a final exam in a course on modernist literature: Please...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2015) 61 (4): 528–534.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Brian Gollnick Cosmopolitan Desires: Global Modernity and World Literature in Latin America , by Siskind Mariano . Evanston : Northwestern University Press , 2014 . 328 pages. Copyright © Hofstra University 2015 Mariano Siskind’s Cosmopolitan Desires: Global Modernity and World...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2013) 59 (1): 181–188.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Bianca Leggett Cosmopolitan Criticism and Postcolonial Literature , by Spencer Robert , Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan , 2011 . 225 pages. Copyright © Hofstra University 2013 Review Cosmopolitan Criticism and Postcolonial Literature by Robert Spencer Basingstoke: Palgrave...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2008) 54 (3): 410–417.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Paul Stasi Cosmopolitan Style: Modernism Beyond the Nation , by Walkowitz Rebecca , New York : Columbia University Press , 2006 . 288 pages. Copyright © Hofstra University 2008 A Test Case for Cosmopolitanism Cosmopolitan Style: Modernism Beyond the Nation by Rebecca Walkowitz New...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2009) 55 (1): 125–129.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Caroline Miles The Nation’s Region: Southern Modernism, Segregation, and U.S. Nationalism , by Duck Leigh Anne , Athens : University of Georgia Press , 2006 . 340 pages. Copyright © Hofstra University 2009 The South, the Nation, and Global Cosmopolitanism The Nation’s Region...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2015) 61 (3): 373–391.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Sam Wiseman Through her work, the Dorset-born Mary Butts (1890–1937) expresses a quintessentially modernist tension between a deep sense of attachment to rural England and the allure of cosmopolitan modernity. This article argues that the adventure and power promised by the latter inform Butts’s...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2017) 63 (2): 220–227.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Patrick Bixby Irish Cosmopolitanism: Location and Dislocation in James Joyce, Elizabeth Bowen, and Samuel Beckett , by Pearson Nels . University Press of Florida , 2015 (paperback 2017). 179 pages. Copyright © 2017 Hofstra University 2017 Nels Pearson opens Irish Cosmopolitanism with...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2012) 58 (2): 355–364.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Kalyan Nadiminti Nabokov, Rushdie and the Transnational Imagination: Novels of Exile and Alternate Worlds , by Trousdale Rachel , New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2010 . 252 pages. Copyright © Hofstra University 2012 Review Imagining Rooted Cosmopolitanism Nabokov, Rushdie and the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2010) 56 (3): 318–340.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Nels C. Pearson Copyright © Hofstra University 2010 Nels C. Pearson Elizabeth Bowen and the New Cosmopolitanism Nels C. Pearson The weight of being herself fell on her like a clock striking. She saw the clothes she would put on to go home in hanging over a...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2010) 56 (4): 437–461.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Amy Clukey Copyright © Hofstra University 2010 Modernist Cosmopolitanisms and Jean Rhys’s Quartet “No country really now”: Modernist Cosmopolitanisms and Jean Rhys’s Quartet Amy Clukey My father was Welsh—very. My mother’s family was Creole— what we call Creole. My great...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2003) 49 (3): 420.
Published: 01 September 2003
... cultural theories such as Cosmopolitanism. Other approaches are also welcome. Three page proposals and/or essays in hard copy (no email submis­ sions accepted) of no more than 20 double-spaced pages, including end- notes and bibliography, in 12 pt. font, should be submitted to both editors by...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2013) 59 (4): 681–689.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Robert Jackson Violet America: Regional Cosmopolitanism in US Fiction Since the Great Depression , by Arthur Jason , University of Iowa Press , 2013 . 184 pages. Finding Purple America: The South and the Future of American Cultural Studies , by Smith Jon , University of Georgia...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2014) 60 (4): 481–512.
Published: 01 December 2014
... letters help reveal how profoundly the relationship with Langston Hughes contributed to the South African writers’ development of an urban, cosmopolitan identity at a time when the apartheid government was determined to “fossilize” Africans into “tribal inventions,” in Can Themba’s phrase (qtd. in...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2012) 58 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 March 2012
... from the unpredictability of the outside world. In this way, they offer two competing models of cosmopolitanism—the one embrac- 11 Randi Saloman ing the unrestricted coming together of various people and experiences, the other working to contain and domesticate such encounters. Yet both...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2003) 49 (2): 131–163.
Published: 01 June 2003
... political views, Arnold Ben­ nett and his work came to be regarded as essentially provincial over the course of the twentieth century. This characterization put him at odds with high modernism and its cosmopolitan exponents, even when they became committed to a certain insularity of their own. In the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2010) 56 (3): 422–427.
Published: 01 September 2010
... might be chal- lenged by an “eco-cosmopolitanism” capable of embracing a planetary consciousness, an affirmation of “ties to territories and systems that are understood to encompass the planet as a whole” (10). Toward this goal, chapter 1 provides a comprehensive review of the critical literature...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2010) 56 (1): 47–70.
Published: 01 March 2010
...- emplifies imagist poetic strategies, with its terse portraits of flowers, landscapes, and coastal inhabitants. Responding to the poems’ settings, contemporary scholarship often places Sea Garden outside the modernist debates about national or cosmopolitan literary movements and instead...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2003) 49 (2): v–vii.
Published: 01 June 2003
... Bennett is concerned to recuperate from mid- Victorian fiction a cosmopolitan distance and reserve under the banner of the ‘modern,’ the modern England that supplants John Baines’s is bound up with empire and with excess” (153). Hence an unqualified affirmation or even celebration of excess as...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2009) 55 (3): 357–377.
Published: 01 September 2009
... a necessary interlocutor in daily life that challenges ideals of cosmopolitan existence and shapes the ways individuals see and react to one another. Through both structure and character, Banjo explores the relationship between state-imposed identity and explanatory narrative. I...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2011) 57 (1): 105–113.
Published: 01 March 2011
... foreclosed on the idea that communities can shelter themselves from global influence, these technologies renew the possibility of imagining a non-nation-centered geography. Contrary to standard accounts of modernism’s cosmopolitan lean- ings, Giles argues that the enduring influence of modernist...