Addresses the early twentieth-century intersection of medical and non secular discourse exploring literary modernism throughout the lens of cultural history, focusing on the works of H.D., Mina Loy, and Jean Toomer. It covers a number of subject matters such as electromagnetism and sexuality, dance, and theories of non secular evolution.

Show description

Read Online or Download Modernist Writings and Religio-scientific Discourse: H.D., Loy, and Toomer (Modern and Contemporary Poetry and Poetics) PDF

Similar Genres Styles books

Complete Idiot's Guide to Writing Poetry

Realize the poet inside! you might have learn poetry that has touched your center, and you need to enhance your individual writing strategy. yet even if you've gotten a great deal of idea, you are learning that sturdy guideline should be as elusive as a great metaphor. the whole Idiot's advisor to Writing Poetry can help you compose robust, emotion-packed poems for you to be happy with.

The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-century Poetry in English (Oxford Quick Reference)

The 1st and purely finished paintings of its style, The spouse to 20th Century Poety in English charts the advance of poetry from 1900 to the current, around the entire of the English-speaking global, from the us, nice Britain, and eire to New Zealand, Pakistan, Singapore, Trinidad and Zimbabwe--anywhere the place poets write in English.

Modernism's Mythic Pose: Gender, Genre, Solo Performance (Modernist Literature and Culture)

The traditional global served as an unconventional resource of suggestion for a new release of modernists. Drawing on examples from literature, dance, images, and picture, Modernism's Mythic Pose argues pressure of antimodern-classicism permeates modernist celebrations of novelty, surprise, and know-how.

The Poet's Mind: The Psychology of Victorian Poetry 1830-1870 (Oxford English Monographs)

The Poet's brain is a massive learn of the way Victorian poets suggestion and wrote concerning the human brain. It argues that Victorian poets, inheriting from their Romantic forerunners the assumption that subjective ideas and emotions have been crucial fabrics for poetry, used their writing either to provide expression to psychological techniques and to scrutinise and examine these tactics.

Additional resources for Modernist Writings and Religio-scientific Discourse: H.D., Loy, and Toomer (Modern and Contemporary Poetry and Poetics)

Show sample text content

Rated 4.44 of 5 – based on 37 votes