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Sensational Modernism

Experimental Fiction and Photography in Thirties America (Cultural Studies of the United States)

by Joseph B. Entin

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Published by The University of North Carolina Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modernism,
  • Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -,
  • Photographic reportage,
  • USA,
  • American - General,
  • Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9535135M
    ISBN 100807831360
    ISBN 109780807831366


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Sensational Modernism. Challenging the conventional wisdom that the s were dominated by literary and photographic realism, Sensational Modernism uncovers a rich vein of experimental work by politically progressive artists.

Examining images by photographers such as Weegee and Aaron Siskind and fiction by writers such as William Carlos Williams, Richard Wright, Tillie Olsen, and Pietro di Estimated Reading Time: 1 min. Sensational Modernism brilliantly explores the 'bloody crossroads' where the socialist politics of the s and modernist literary style met.

Entin demonstrates that socialism and modernism--far from contradicting one another--constitute the terms of a fascinating and significant cultural discourse as alive today as it was half a century agoPaul Lauter, Trinity CollegeCited by: Challenging the conventional wisdom that the s were dominated by literary and photographic realism, Sensational Modernism uncovers a rich vein of experimental work by politically progressive artists.

Examining images by photographers such as Weegee and Aaron Siskind and fiction by writers such as William Carlos Williams, Richard Wright, Tillie Olsen, and Pietro di Donato, Joseph Entin Price: : Sensational Modernism: Experimental Fiction and Photography in Thirties America (Cultural Studies of the United States) (): Entin, Joseph B.

: Books. Sensational Modernism: Experimental Fiction and Photography in Thirties America Cultural studies of the United States: Author: Joseph B. Entin: Edition: illustrated: Publisher: UNC Press Books, Author: Joseph B. Entin. Challenging the conventional wisdom that the s were dominated by literary and photographic realism, Sensational Modernism uncovers a rich vein of experimental work by politically progressive artists.

Examining images by photographers such as Weegee and Aaron Siskind and fiction by writers such as William Carlos Williams, Richard Wright, Tillie Olsen, and Pietro di Donato, Joseph Entin Brand: The University of North Carolina Press. xi, pages: 25 cm. Challenging the conventional wisdom that the s were dominated by literary and photographic realism, Sensational Modernism uncovers a rich vein of experimental work by politically progressive artists.

Examining images by photographers such as Weegee and Aaron Siskind and fiction by writers such as William Carlos Williams, Richard Wright, Tillie Olsen, and Pietro di. Description: Challenging the conventional wisdom that the s were dominated by literary and photographic realism, Sensational Modernism uncovers a rich vein of experimental work by politically progressive artists.

Examining images by photographers such as Weegee and Aaron Siskind and fiction by writers such as William Carlos Williams, Richard Wright, Tillie Olsen, and Pietro di Donato, Joseph.

In Sensational, Kim Todd explores the role of female journalists, beginning with girl stunt reporters in the late s through investigate journalists working today. Todd focuses on the details of several stunt reporters lives, weaving their stories through the larger history of the role of women in journalism.

45(58). Sensational Modernism: Experimental Fiction and Photography in Thirties America: Entin, Joseph B. : Books - This book represents an extremely timely and original contribution to cultural and historical scholarship.

Hitherto, studies of the phenomenon of sensationalism have focused predominantly on British popular fiction of the mid-Victorian period, while this collection expands the scope to cover a range of communications media with a global reach throughout the long nineteenth century.

First published in three instalments in Blackwoods Magazine inand then in book form inHeart of Darkness thus straddles the Victorian and modern eras: it first appeared when Victoria was still on the throne, but by the time the book version was published, Britain had a new monarch and was firmly in a new century.

Sensational Subjects develops an innovative, interdisciplinary approach to exploring these themes, their impact and their implications for understanding the modern world.

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