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Published: 03 July 2014

400 Pages


ISBN: 9780199389063

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At the Violet Hour

Modernism and Violence in England and Ireland

Sarah Cole

Modernist Literature and Culture

  • Formalizes violence within the fascist era and presents scorching critiques of aggression
  • Convincingly analyzes a new type of literary response in the twentieth century, focusing on the intensive description of the individual experience
  • Sets forth a perspective that rationalizes violence as part of a historical process