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However, the past few years have proven to be both a blessing and a scourge for modernist architecture in the UAE with ups and downs.
North Carolina Modernist Houses (NCMH) is an award-winning 501C3 nonprofit organization, established in 2007, dedicated to documenting, preserving, and promoting Modernist residential design across the state.
Doolittle and Mina Loy to show how modernists used optical impersonality to spur conversations about race and gender in modernist circles.
Maren Tova Linett, a leading scholar of British and Irish Fiction Studies, has included the articles of twelve authors, presenting aspects of Modernist work by women writers.
largely marks the end of the Cold War modernist project.
One can find references to such themes in modernist literature (in ancient literature too, in fact), but one also finds utopian visions, resurgent forms of spirituality, and the expressions of hope for the potential for social and political justice, presumably made possible by modern advances.
Most of the criticisms, however, are narratological or impressionistic, and only a few critics analyzed the linguistic features of modernist literature and argued they formally mirror the chaotic, formless modern society and are thus negative critiques of it.
The attention paid to the interplay between the modernist and the postmodernist short story is already announced in the title of part two, "The Subject Vanishes: Modernist Contraction, Postmodernist Effacement and the Short Story Genre," with contributions by three international experts on the short story: Tim Armstong, Fred Botting and Paul March-Russell.
Given that Kern teaches at Ohio State University, where the English department is home to some of the most important voices in narrative theory (including James Phelan, Robyn Warhol, and Brian McHale), it is perhaps less surprising that Kern would adopt this sort of approach to modernist fiction (and this speculation is borne out by Kern's mention of many of OSU's English faculty in his acknowledgements).
As these last two sentences of summary suggest, White's book teems with current theoretical and methodological concepts of modernist studies--and this quality becomes both its virtue and limitation.
This rift in allegorical discourse becomes material when the gap cannot be easily closed, and this materiality is what sets modernist literature apart from traditional allegories whose languages are more overtly transparent.
Before she proceeds to the close readings of these texts, Ramanathan lays the theoretical foundations for these readings in a sweeping and often dazzling introductory chapter that approaches the question of how we can read such texts as modernist from several directions.