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By Jean-Michel Rabaté

1922: Literature, tradition, Politics examines key features of tradition and historical past in 1922, a 12 months made well-known via the e-book of a number of modernist masterpieces, similar to T. S. Eliot's The Waste Land and James Joyce's Ulysses. person chapters written by way of prime students supply new contexts for the year's major artworks, philosophy, politics, and literature. 1922 additionally analyzes either the political and highbrow forces that formed the cultural interactions of that privileged second. even supposing this quantity takes post-World struggle I Europe as its leader concentration, American artists and authors additionally obtain considerate attention. In its multiplicity of perspectives, 1922 demanding situations misconceptions concerning the 'Lost new release' of cultural pilgrims who flocked to Paris and Berlin within the Twenties, hence stressing the broader impact of that momentous year.

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