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Twentieth-Century Literature (2015) 61 (1): 118–127.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Julia Daniel Ritual and the Idea of Europe in Interwar Writing by Query Patrick R. , Farnham : Ashgate Press , 2012 . 257 pages. © 2015 by Hofstra University 2015 In September 2011, José Tomás appeared before a packed audience for the final fight in Barcelona’s iconic...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2016) 62 (4): 455–462.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Amy Moorman Robbins Primary Stein: Returning to the Writing of Gertrude Stein , edited by Boyd Janet Kirsch Sharon J. Lexington , 2014 . 310 pages. Gertrude Stein in Europe: Reconfigurations across Media, Disciplines, and Traditions , edited by Posman Sarah Schultz...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2019) 65 (1-2): 167–186.
Published: 01 March 2019
... Europe (CEE) and the United States. Staging these discourses predominately by way of the embodied performances of US migrant women from Eastern Europe, Stănescu’s plays raise questions about the relationship between (post)socialist nations and the United States, and about the attendant ideologies...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2019) 65 (1-2): 23–42.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Joseph Benatov The article argues that the transnational turn in American studies was born out of the demise of socialist Eastern Europe. To this day, the region has remained the unacknowledged generative transnational space that enabled the international reorientation of American studies...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2019) 65 (1-2): 43–70.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Ioana Luca The article examines how writers Miroslav Penkov, Lara Vapnyar, and Aleksandar Hemon engage and reconfigure representations of the former Eastern Bloc in US literature, including stereotypes that have been circulating in Western Europe for a long time. These texts transform prevailing...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2019) 65 (1-2): 97–120.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Tatjana Bijelić Although massive (post)socialist migration from Eastern Europe to the West is becoming increasingly represented in post-Soviet and post-Yugoslav writing, contemporary novels on women’s experiences of immigration have received scant attention, both in their host countries...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2023) 69 (3): 245–270.
Published: 01 September 2023
... had and have to poetry, and why poetic technique—specifically, a repertoire of techniques inherited from an earlier generation in Europe—became so crucial to how Ginsberg’s generation responded to the emergent surveillance-capitalist terrain. The period of unemployment when Ginsberg wrote “Howl” also...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2019) 65 (1-2): 1–22.
Published: 01 March 2019
... and Southeastern Europe: The Case of Poland .” Journal of Transnational American Studies 1 , no. 1 . escholarship.org/uc/item/05g6928h . Antoszek Andrzej Delaney Kate . 2006 . “ Polish Transmissions and Translations .” In The Americanization of Europe: Culture, Diplomacy, and Anti...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2019) 65 (1-2): 71–96.
Published: 01 March 2019
... Gordana P. 2012 . Post-Yugoslav Literature and Film: Fires, Foundations, Flourishes . New York : Bloomsbury . Dahrendorf Ralf . (1992) 1996 . Razmatranja o revoluciji u Europi (Refections on the Revolution in Europe) . Translated by Prpić I. . Zagreb : Izdanja Antibarbarus...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2010) 56 (2): 196–220.
Published: 01 June 2010
....” and that for Sander L. Gilman constitutes the repressed of Freudian psychosexual interpretation itself. Gilman argues that “[t]he return of the repressed” (24) in the form of the “suppressed discourse of anti-Semitism” in late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century Europe “haunted Freud” and led him...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2013) 59 (4): 674–680.
Published: 01 December 2013
... is not about religion but about the intricacies of Jewish life in Europe and Brazil, as it moves toward secularity. 676 Review Just as in the case of the Argentine poet Alejandra Pizarnik (who was also Jewish with Eastern European ancestry), Lispector’s speech was perceived as foreign...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2014) 60 (4): 538–544.
Published: 01 December 2014
... reminds us that “though the Greek-Christian and Judaic elements of European culture certainly describe and account for much of what we call ‘Europe,’ there is also the now five-plus centuries-long entanglement of Europe with the Americas—and indeed the globe as such” (160). It has been said...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2008) 54 (3): 401–409.
Published: 01 September 2008
... reacted to the inequities residual in Europe after the Great War and analyzed, Cassandra- like, patriarchal and authoritarian forces that inadvertently colluded with the rise of fascism in Europe during the 1930s. Never had the causes of freedom, democracy, and women’s rights been so...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2021) 67 (3): 269–292.
Published: 01 September 2021
... nor fulfill the desire to gather into meaning the detritus of postwar Europe. Eliot ends his poem with the same “Shantih” that concludes each Upanishad, a gesture toward the peace that remains forever beyond the poet’s reach. This essay was greatly improved through the generous feedback...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2009) 55 (1): 114–124.
Published: 01 March 2009
... intellectual life. Unlike other migrant labor groups (Italians, Irish, Chinese),Jewish immigrants and refugees arrived as a single cultural group due to massive pogroms and persecution in Eastern Europe at the turn of the previous century, bringing along with them an infrastructure of education...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2013) 59 (4): 666–673.
Published: 01 December 2013
... the study, when she describes her move from Buenos Aires to New York. The movement between Buenos Aires and Europe, in particular Paris, informs many Argentine travel accounts from the nineteenth century to the present. Borinsky traces a different personal journey, from Buenos Aires to the East...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2010) 56 (1): 47–70.
Published: 01 March 2010
... discomfort or embarrassment that is generated by incommen- surate or unconventional associations” (20). Yet, while H.D. might knot together the ancient Greek poetic tradition and scenes from her travels in twentieth-century Europe, I would argue that the “incommensurate” and “unconventional...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2001) 47 (2): 197–216.
Published: 01 June 2001
... created his cosmopolitan modernism by recasting Ire­ land’s cultural parochialism in the context of Europe’s originating myths; Walcott renews and broadens that cosmopolitan modernism by repre­ senting how the Caribbean experience has been shaped by the myths and histories...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2022) 68 (3): 353–363.
Published: 01 September 2022
... by waves of settlement, trade, and conquest, to its diaspora across the Atlantic and the seas of Europe, to its immersion in the expansive saltwater networks that mobilized objects, persons, and ideas throughout Britain’s maritime empire. The past fifteen years or so have seen an upsurge in oceanic studies...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2013) 59 (1): 79–103.
Published: 01 March 2013
... witness, Conrad’s 1911 novel, Under Western Eyes, depicts the underground dealings of administers and challengers of the Russian state as they travel across various geopo- litical, cultural, and linguistic terrains of Europe. Suggesting the central role testimony will play in this text, Conrad...