This dissertation is an interdisciplinary interpretation of modernism that argues the problem of memory is a central theoretical link between the diverse cultures, genres, and forms of experimental twentieth century art and literature. The dissertation reads the literary history of modernism and the philosophical redefinition of memory offered by writers such as Freud and Nietzsche in the light of contemporary theorists of memory associated with Holocaust and trauma studies.... masculine Fascist leader that ahas imposed itself upon the foregrounda during her argument, she writes: awe have not laid ... 11 Leo Bersani has cogently argued that the modernist novelista#39;s aquot;impersonalaquot; prose style, a aquot;plagiaristic wanderinganbsp;...
|Title||:||The Problem of Memory in Modernism: Gestures of Memory in Virginia Woolf, Wallace Stevens, Marcel Duchamp, and Samuel Beckett|
|Author||:||Robert J. Reginio|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2007|