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Gender and modernism

Bonnie Kime Scott

Gender and modernism

by Bonnie Kime Scott

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Bonnie Kime Scott
SeriesCritical concepts in literary and cultural studies
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR478.M6 G45 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination4 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24584823M
ISBN 100415380928, 0415380936, 0415380944, 0415380952, 0415380960
ISBN 109780415380928, 9780415380935, 9780415380942, 9780415380959, 9780415380966
LC Control Number2007039845
OCLC/WorldCa174040130

Impressionist Subjects Gender, Interiority, and Modernist Fiction in England. Impressionist Subjects looks at the way modernist writers wrote about how the mind works, and connects those ideas to the way that women moved into public life in the early 20th century. It is a provocative synthesis about the revolutionary and not so revolutionary aspects of modernism. Bucur’s book offers a reappraisal of the modernist movement, asking how gender norms of the time shaped the rebellion of the self-avowed modernists and examining the impact of radical gender reformers on modernism.

““This is the book we've been waiting for: a distinguished collection that demonstrates how revisions of Modernist definitions might proceed The Gender of Modernism will be nothing less than an absolutely necessary text for Modernist studies.” —Shari Benstock “Scott and her contributing editors effectively [bring] together the issues of gender and modernism . The architecture. In Dolores Hayden's book The Grand Domestic Revolution she explains the ways in which "a lost feminine tradition" led to a "redefining of house work and the housing needs of women and their families, push[ing] architects and urban planners to reconsider the effects of design on family life". This idea of the changing needs of the family can be seen in the houses .

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Gender in Modernism, conceived as a sequel to the now-classic volume The Gender of Modernism, selects the best from the fifteen years of feminist literary and modernist scholarship that has appeared since the original's publication. Its fresh and diverse texts examine new themes and reflect today's broader, more inclusive understanding of modernism/5(3).

Modernism, Sex, and Gender is an up-to-date and in-depth review of how theories of gender and sexuality have shaped the way modernism has been read and interpreted from its inception to the present day. The volume explores four key aspects of modernist literature and criticism that have contributed to the new modernist studies: women's contributions to modernism; masculinities; sexuality; and the intersection of gender 5/5(1).

""Gender in Modernism provides an invaluable research tool for those interested in how the gender and sexual politics of Anglo-American Modernism pervaded the various controversies and experimental projects for which it has become Kime Scott has done a masterful job in putting together a critical and archival taxonomy that gives intelligible 4/5(2).

Modernism, Sex, and Gender is an up-to-date and in-depth review of how theories of gender and sexuality have shaped the way modernism has been read and interpreted from its inception to the present day.

Modernism, whether seen as a period designation, a manifestation of formal experimentation, or an aspect of modernity, has since its inception been marked, consciously or unconsciously, by gender. Locating Gender in Modernism. Gendering Modernism offers a critical reappraisal of the modernist movement, asking how gender norms of the time shaped the rebellion of the self-avowed modernists and examining the impact of radical gender reformers on modernism.

Focusing primarily on the connections between North American and European modernists. This item:Women and Gender in Islam: Historical Roots of a Modern Debate by Leila Ahmed Paperback $ Only 18 left in stock (more on the way). Ships from and sold by FREE Shipping on orders over $ Details.

Qur'an and Woman: Rereading the Sacred Text from a Woman's Perspective by Amina Wadud Paperback $Cited by: Female writers, on the other hand, were less aesthetically innovative but engaged in a social modernism that focused on domestic issues, gender roles, and relations between the sexes.

Compared to the more conventional--even reactionary--ways their male counterparts treated such matters, Spanish women’s fiction in the first half of the twentieth century was often by: Taking a break from looking at the ways in which postmodern fiction can play with traditional ideals about gender and sexuality, I now turn to Art Spiegelman’s famed graphic novel series Maus I & y of the traditional family construct is repetitive throughout both parts of this novel largely due to the time period the story takes place in.

Spiegelman’s representations of. The last 20 years has seen an explosion of work on literary modernism and its cultural and historical contexts. In this innovative study aimed at a general audience, Tim Armstrong seeks to define modernism not only by its aesthetics and literary genres but also by its links with broader cultural areas in which the ‘modern’ is implicated and debated, and which.

: Modernism, Gender, and Culture: A Cultural Studies Approach (): Lisa Rado: Books. A seminal text in the fields of feminist, gender, and queer studies, Judith Butler’s book presents some of the most essential concepts that influenced modern understanding of sexuality and : Christina Orlando.

Bonnie Kime Scott is a professor of English and women's studies at San Diego State University. She is the author or editor of nine books, including Selected Letters of Rebecca West, Virginia Woolf: Turning the Centuries, and The Gender of Modernism.

“[Gender in Modernism] is a book any modernist will want to own, the starting point for new research projects, a guide for revising an undergraduate syllabus, a potential text for graduate seminars. I thoroughly enjoyed my time with the volume and applaud both the many highly valuable contributors of the individual editors and the vision and editorial acumen of Scott.” Introduction: Modernism and Gender.

MODERNISM generally understood as the period lasting from ca. but exact time frame is debatable. Important events just prior and during modernist period Waning of the British Empire and of cultural sovereignty and certainty, social struggles.

See Marx’s definition of modernity: “All. Modernist Poetry, Gender and Leisure Technologies: Machine Amusements explores how modernist women poets were inspired by leisure technologies to write new versions of the gendered subject.

Focusing on American women writers and particularly on the city of New York, the book argues that the poetry of modernist women that engages with, examines or critiques. In an innovative and invigorating exploration of the complex relations between women and the modern, Rita Felski challenges conventional male-centered theories of modernity.

She also calls into question those feminist perspectives that have either demonized the modern as inherently patriarchal, or else assumed a simple opposition between men's and women's experiences of the modern. The defining characteristic of sex in Modernist literature is the presence of it.

It is not hidden nor obscured by euphemism. The first steps of modernism was some of Whitman’s poetry (such as “A Woman Waits for Me” originally titled “Poem of Procreation” () and “I Sing the Body Electric” ()) that positively hummed with sexual energy (James).

gender equality; a commitment to gender equality then risks becoming overlaid with hierarchies of country and culture. One way of contesting this, associated with alternative modernities, takes issue with the presumed Western origins of modernity.

Another, associated with feminism, subjects the claim the modern societies deliver gender equality toFile Size: KB. Gender in Modernism, conceived as a sequel to the now-classic volume The Gender of Modernism, selects the best from the fifteen years of feminist literary and 3/5(1).

Organized around pairs and groups of female-and male-signed texts, the book reveals the gender-inflected ambivalence of modernist writers. .Shifts in gender relations at the turn of the century were a key factor in the emergence of Modernism. The period from towithin which Modernism emerged and rose to preeminence as the dominant art form in the West (it remained dominant until the end of World War II), was also the heyday of the first wave of feminism, consolidated in the woman suffrage Cited by: Volume II: Critical Gender Studies of Modernism: The Makings of Modernism.

Reading Gender into Modernist Canons. Sandra M. Gilbert and Susan Gubar, ‘Tradition and the Female Talent: Modernism and Masculinism’, No Man’s Land: The Place of the Woman Writer in the Twentieth Century (Yale University Press, ), pp.