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Twentieth-Century Literature (2014) 60 (3): 305–335.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Julie Taylor Copyright © Hofstra University 2014 On Holding and Being Held: Hart Crane’s Queer Intimacy On Holding and Being Held: Hart Crane’s Queer Intimacy Julie Taylor And I have been able to give freedom and life which was acknowledged in the ecstasy of walking...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2016) 62 (1): 56–74.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Paul Bradley Bellew American modernist Hart Crane’s poem “The Idiot” details the poet’s real-life encounters with a young man with a cognitive disability. Beginning in 1926, Crane worked on the poem through different versions through letters, manuscripts, and magazine publications until about 1932...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2023) 69 (1): 1–28.
Published: 01 March 2023
...Christopher Patrick Miller Hart Crane’s lyrics abound with transient figures who often doubt their intelligibility or viability as persons, and his letters reflect a significant anxiety about his own ability to communicate the problems he experienced in being and remaining intelligible to others...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2018) 64 (2): 129–160.
Published: 01 June 2018
... conceptions of law for decades to come. H. L. A. Hart and Lon Fuller (the most influential legal philosophers in the mid-century Anglo-American world) responded to the challenges of Nuremberg by debating the proper relation of law and morals: Fuller insisted on the inherent morality of legal institutions...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2023) 69 (2): 177–202.
Published: 01 June 2023
... tradition of a Washington’s Black elite he saw marked by prudery, hypocrisy, and smug self-satisfaction. Ambitious, though not fully realized, the play offers veiled portraits of many of Toomer’s acquaintances, including Jackson (Mary Carson), Georgia Douglas Johnson (Nora Hart), and Mary Church Terrell...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2010) 56 (1): 92–98.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Catholic poet” (xii), and in the coda he describes Hart Crane poring over a borrowed copy of Hopkins’s poetry while composing The Bridge. Crane then wrote to his bookseller, promising a month’s rent in exchange for his collection of Hopkins’s work. Virginia Woolf, while visiting Robert...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2016) 62 (3): 309–336.
Published: 01 September 2016
... for Britain, called by one character a “Third Civil War,” was lost by the Left, with devastating consequences (137). As Matthew Hart puts it, “Peace writes . . . amid the worldwide rout of any meaningful counterforce to the neoliberal economic principles that underpinned Thatcherism’s violent assault...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2020) 66 (4): 485–512.
Published: 01 December 2020
... a self-aware handling of the poetic landscape. With the figure of the socially excluded black man, Stephen Yenser (1970 : 211) suggests, Lowell’s poem harks back to Hart Crane’s The Bridge (1930), particularly “The River.” In “The River,” built around a prospect of the Mississippi and, like Lowell’s...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2006) 52 (3): 249–274.
Published: 01 September 2006
... that accompany the passive witnessing of the body’s disruption, Frederic registers here a paradoxical and confusing disarticulation of the self into selves: “I felt myself rush bodily out of myself. I felt myself slide back.” Bessel A. van der Kolk and Onno van der Hart describe the feeling...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2003) 49 (2): 164–192.
Published: 01 June 2003
... Hart and Leo Knuth’s Topo­ graphical Guide and Michael Seidel’s Epic Geography. The former is less a work of criticism than a survey in its own right: its primary purpose is to provide a catalog of the places mentioned in Ulysses. Included with the text are several maps drawn at different...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2006) 52 (4): 391–412.
Published: 01 December 2006
... without inhabiting. For Allen Grossman, Hart Crane finds in stylistic defilement the sole guarantee of authenticity, and in Nightwood a magisterially orchestrated desecration would lead us to the verge of the real.24 In The Ethics of Psychoanalysis Lacan says of paganism that “[t]he numinous...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2013) 59 (1): 37–78.
Published: 01 March 2013
... in hand with its deformation” (23).5 Accord- ingly, in McKay’s Constab Ballads Jamaican patois emerges as a modernist tongue; his dialect poems articulate a New World poetic modernism—a “synthetic vernacular” verse, to use Matthew Hart’s useful term, that amalgamates the incongruous...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2018) 64 (2): 223–246.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Hart 1987 , 90). However, American poets certainly did not wait until 1917 to write about the war. In his Introduction to Rendezvous with Death: American Poems of the Great War , Mark Van Wienen argues that, as opposed to the British model of the “soldier-poet” (for example, Wilfred Owen, Rupert...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2008) 54 (1): 31–46.
Published: 01 March 2008
... an opportunity to highlight further the degenerate nature of the water cycle, since the cause of Bennett’s death was very widely publicized both in Great Britain and the United States.9 Pollution, degeneration, and entropy in Finnegans Wake As Clive Hart demonstrates, the water cycle is one of the most...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2003) 49 (4): 421–448.
Published: 01 December 2003
... lenge is to move from what van der Kolk and van der Hart call traumatic memory, which is primarily solitary and “inflexible and invariable” (163), to narrative memory, which is social. Because, again, Brittain finds her­ self excluded from any living community following the war, she tries...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2005) 51 (4): 437–466.
Published: 01 December 2005
... are not fully understood. (Introduction 153) Recent biopsychological research, moreover, suggests that the parts of the brain that handle chronology may be inactivated in times of overwhelm­ ing stress, so that the memory of a traumatic event leaves what van der Kolk and van der Hart call “context-free...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2005) 51 (3): 263–284.
Published: 01 September 2005
..., these two figures and “each” anonymous target of contemporary violence. Furthermore, given the connection 269 Stephen James Henry Hart has posited between “each hooded victim” and those Irish Catholics forced to wear hoods before being assassinated by members of the Ulster Defence...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2014) 60 (1): 111–118.
Published: 01 March 2014
...: Faber, 1969. Carson, Anne. “The Art of Poetry No. 88.” The Paris Review 171 (2004). 4 Dec. 2012. James, Henry. The Sacred Fount. 1901. London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1959. Jarrell, Randall. “The Collected Poems of  Wallace Stevens.” The Achievement of Wallace Stevens. Ed. Ashley Brown...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2016) 62 (1): 110–117.
Published: 01 March 2016
... and backward, making the case that the poetry of the 1990s was distinctively resistant to categorization, and that this resistance finds roots in the work of modernists like Gertrude Stein and Hart Crane. This run-down of the chapters in the second half of the volume will probably lead prospective readers...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2018) 64 (3): 379–386.
Published: 01 September 2018
... of virtual reality—all these examples might lead us to think that the “i” in “iPhone” could as well stand for impressionism. Works cited James Henry . (1876) 1956 . “ The Impressionists .” In The Painter’s Eye , edited by Sweeney John L. , 114 – 15 . London : Rupert Hart-Davis...