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Author Parry, Amie Elizabeth, 1964-

Title Interventions into modernist cultures : poetry from beyond the empty screen / Amie Elizabeth Parry.

Published Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 2007.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  811.5409 PARR    AVAILABLE
Physical description x, 188 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Perverse modernities
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [171]-180) and index.
Contents Introduction : canonical modernisms, minor modernisms, and the cultural politics of fragmentation -- 1. The historicity of the fragment : toward a critical comparativism -- 2. "Completely painted over but painted full of empty spaces" : Stein's American allegories and the end of progress -- 3. "Learning a lesson in the superficial song lyrics" : Hsia Yu's "underground" poetry -- 4. "For the other overlapping time" : Pound's ideogramic universalism and Cha's countermodernist translation -- Conclusion : the cultural uses of an interventionary poetics.
Subject Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Yu, Guangzhong, 1928- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Xia, Yu, 1956- -- Criticism and interpretation.
American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Chinese poetry -- Taiwan -- History and criticism.
Literature, Comparative -- American and Chinese.
Literature, Comparative -- Chinese and American.
Modernism (Literature) -- United States.
Modernism (Literature) -- Taiwan.
ISBN 9780822338031 (acid-free paper)
0822338033 (acid-free paper)
9780822338185 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
0822338181 (pbk. : acid-free paper)