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The Resource Mourning modernism : literature, catastrophe, and the politics of consolation, Lecia Rosenthal

Mourning modernism : literature, catastrophe, and the politics of consolation, Lecia Rosenthal

Label
Mourning modernism : literature, catastrophe, and the politics of consolation
Title
Mourning modernism
Title remainder
literature, catastrophe, and the politics of consolation
Statement of responsibility
Lecia Rosenthal
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This work examines the writing of catastrophe, mass death, and collective loss in 20th-century literature and criticism. It pays particular attention to texts by Woolf, Benjamin, and Sebald, and engages the century's preoccupation with 'world-ending'
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rosenthal, Lecia
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Woolf, Virginia
  • Benjamin, Walter
  • Sebald, W. G.
  • Benjamin, Walter
  • Sebald, W. G.
  • Woolf, Virginia
  • Disasters in literature
  • Modernism (Literature)
  • End of the world in literature
  • Literature, Modern
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Disasters in literature
  • End of the world in literature
  • Literature, Modern
  • Modernism (Literature)
Label
Mourning modernism : literature, catastrophe, and the politics of consolation, Lecia Rosenthal
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Catastrophe culture, atrocity supplements
  • Virginia Woolf: reading remains
  • Walter Benjamin on radio: catastrophe for children
  • On the late sublime: W.G. Sebald's The rings of saturn
  • Toward a conclusion: the in-exhaustible catastrophe
Control code
ocn708566783
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 160 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823241200
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt132k5f0
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)708566783
Label
Mourning modernism : literature, catastrophe, and the politics of consolation, Lecia Rosenthal
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Catastrophe culture, atrocity supplements
  • Virginia Woolf: reading remains
  • Walter Benjamin on radio: catastrophe for children
  • On the late sublime: W.G. Sebald's The rings of saturn
  • Toward a conclusion: the in-exhaustible catastrophe
Control code
ocn708566783
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 160 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823241200
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt132k5f0
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)708566783

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