Patterns of literary transformation

Vance, Norman (2019) Patterns of literary transformation. In: Claeys, Gregory (ed.) The Cambridge companion to nineteenth-century thought. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 221-244. ISBN 9781107042858

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Between 1800 and 1900 the dominant literary mode of romanticism, with its various transformations, moved in the direction of modernism, accompanied and sometimes assailed along the way by different kinds of realism. More paradoxically, over the same period literature tended to become ever more international, indeed cosmopolitan, even as self-consciously national literatures developed and asserted themselves with growing confidence in Ireland and in the United States, in Russia and in Scandinavia.

Item Type: Book Section
Schools and Departments: School of English > English
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN0441 Literary history
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1010 Poetry
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN3311 Prose. Prose fiction
Depositing User: Norman Vance
Date Deposited: 26 Feb 2015 15:54
Last Modified: 15 Aug 2019 15:46
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