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The Space and Place of Modernism: The Russian Revolution, Little Magazines, and New York Adam McKible

The Space and Place of Modernism: The Russian Revolution, Little Magazines, and New York

Adam McKible

Published October 31st 2013
ISBN : 9780415861038
Paperback
185 pages
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This book examines reactions to the Russian Revolution by four little magazines of the teens and twenties (The Liberator, The Messenger, The Little Review, and The Dial) in order to analyze some of the ways modernist writers negotiate the competingMoreThis book examines reactions to the Russian Revolution by four little magazines of the teens and twenties (The Liberator, The Messenger, The Little Review, and The Dial) in order to analyze some of the ways modernist writers negotiate the competing demands of aesthetics, political commitment and race. Re-examining interconnections among such superficially disparate phenomena as the Harlem Renaissance, Greenwich Village bohemianism, modernism and Leftist politics, this book rightly emphasizes the vitality of little magazines and argues for their necessary place in the study of modernism.