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Author Driscoll, Catherine.
Title Modernist Cultural Studies.
Imprint Florida : University Press of Florida, 2010.

Author Driscoll, Catherine.
Subject Modernism (Literature)
Modernism (Art)
Description 1 online resource (294 pages)
Note Print version record.
Summary For many scholars, cultural studies is viewed as a product of postmodern criticism and as the antithesis of modernism. In this brilliant work, Catherine Driscoll argues persuasively that we must view what we call cultural studies as a direct continuation of the innovations and concerns of modernism and the modernists. In making her case, Driscoll provides a fresh take on arguments--some seemingly unresolvable--that pivot on modernism's desire for novelty. Defining modernity as a critical attitude rather than a time period, she describes the many things these ostensibly different fields of i.
Contents Cover; Contents; List of Figures; Preface and Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Critical Attitude; PART 1. MODERNIST MODERNITY; 1. Moving Pictures: Cinema as Modernism; 2. Portrait of the Young Man as an Artist: Modernism and Adolescence; 3. Modern Love: Sex Education, Popular Culture, and the Public Sphere; PART 2. REFASHIONING MODERNISM; 4. The Life of a Shopgirl: Art and the Everyday; 5. Chanel: The Order of Things; 6. Between the Acts: The Time of Modernism; PART 3. THE SPECTER OF MODERNISM; 7. The Age of the World Picture; 8. The Invention of Culture; 9. On Popular Music.
Conclusion: Modernist Cultural StudiesNotes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-273) and index.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note digitized 2011 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
ISBN 9780813043203 (electronic bk.)
0813043204 (electronic bk.)
9780813034249 (alk. paper)
0813034248 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 811507129
Additional Format Print version: 9780813034249

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