Loading...
Modernism
epub |eng | 2019-01-15 | Author:Roy Morris Jr. [Morris, Roy Jr.]

THEIR FIRST VISIT WENT SO WELL THAT GERTRUDE AND ALICE returned to Chicago for a two-week stay on November 24. Once again Bobsy Goodspeed was their hostess, putting them up ...
( Category: United States January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-08 | Author:Robyn Creswell [Creswell, Robyn]

Heretical Origins These questions can helpfully illuminate what is al-Hajj’s most memorable and puzzling qasidat al-nathr, “The Bubble of Origin, or the Heretical Poem” (see the English translation at the ...
( Category: Middle Eastern January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-15 | Author:Matthew Mutter [Mutter, Matthew]

MAGIC, “CIVILIZATION,” AND SECULAR IMPERIALISM Prospero wants to take vengeance on the Romans. I discussed in the introduction the problem of contemporary critics who celebrate magic and occultism as a ...
( Category: United States January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Michelle E Moore [Moore, Michelle E]

The bad business of patronage By late 1924, Hemingway had seen enough of the avant-garde writing business to understand that one couldn’t really go at it well without a patron. ...
( Category: United States January 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-16 | Author:Graham Greene & John R. Macarthur

GRAHAM GREENE was born in 1904 in Berkhamsted, the son of a school headmaster and part of the family that owned the Greene King brewery empire. Quickly discovering his love ...
( Category: Modern November 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-23 | Author:Lobo Antunes, António [Lobo Antunes, António]

13 At Christmastime the supply column brought four women stuck between the crates of the last Mercedes, not very young, not very attractive, not very clean of course, with soldiers’ ...
( Category: European November 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-05-21 | Author:Henrik Ibsen

SCENE 3 Low, treeless hills near the mountain plateau; peaks in the distance. There are long shadows; it is late in the day. PEER [enters, running, and halts on the ...
( Category: Gothic & Romantic August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-15 | Author:Coco d'Hont

Half-Formed Things: Building Gendered and Ethnic Identities Beloved demonstrates that transgression does not only cross existing boundaries, such as the one between past and present, to problematize power relationships that ...
( Category: United States June 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-27 | Author:Andrew Feldman

During the three weeks following the release of The Old Man and the Sea, eighty to ninety letters a day arrived at the Finca Vigía from high school kids, soldiers, ...
( Category: United States June 11,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-01 | Author:Karl Ove Knausgaard

* * * * Late last night, while I was selecting pictures for this book, I got an email from the artist Anna Bjerger. I have promised to write a ...
( Category: Surrealism April 29,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2016-03-10 | Author:Porter, Jeff [Porter, Jeff]

For McWhinnie, BBC’s conventional sound effects would not do. In his reading of Beckett’s radio script, All That Fall’s sound design required a more avant-garde treatment, something that would move ...
( Category: United States March 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-04-21 | Author:Lisa Jarnot

Concurrent with the late Passages poems of Bending the Bow came a project of another sort, a series of translations of the Chimeras of Gerard de Nerval, which Duncan began ...
( Category: United States April 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 1915-11-01 | Author:Djuna Barnes [Barnes, Djuna]

Though her lips are vague as fancy In her youth— They bloom vivid and repulsive As the truth. Even vases in the making Are uncouth. —In Particular— WHAT loin-cloth, what ...
( Category: Gothic & Romantic September 6,2017 )
epub |eng | 2013-12-19 | Author:Gene Andrew Jarrett

Scene 2 [Scene 2 changes, disclosing interior of cavern, damp fire, table, three or four rude stools. Some of fugitives sitting, some stretched before fire.] MAMMY: Wonder whar dat boy ...
( Category: Renaissance May 3,2016 )
epub | | 2015-01-12 | Author:David Der-wei Wang

The action and costuming of the roles in Chinese drama indicate that they are not figures of reality. Objectively speaking, they can be likened to puppets, to ghosts; subjectively, they ...
( Category: Poetry March 2,2016 )