Modernism and the Post-Colonial

Image of Modernism and the Post-Colonial

The best price by

$205.30

Review this product

Modernism and the Post-Colonial Description

This book considers the shifts in aesthetic representation over the period 1885-1930 that coincide with both the rise of literary Modernism and imperialism's high point. If it is no coincidence that the rise of the novel accompanied the expansion of empire in the eighteenth-century, then the historical conditions of fiction as the empire waned are equally pertinent. Peter Childs argues that modernist literary writing should be read in terms of its response and relationship to events overseas and that it should be seen as moving towards an emergent post-colonialism instead of struggling with a residual colonial past. Beginning by offering an analysis of the generational and gender conflict that [Read more...]

Prices updated daily on Shopbot. Please refer to the retailer’s website for final price.

Compare prices

Product Image
Product Details
Price Product and pricing data are sourced from third parties for informational purposes only. We strive to provide correct information, but are not responsible for inaccuracies. Should you find any errors, please help us by reporting it.

People also viewed