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Published: 15 May 2014

288 Pages | 20 halftones


ISBN: 9780199333882

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In a Strange Room

Modernism's Corpses and Mortal Obligation

David Sherman

Modernist Literature and Culture

  • Provides careful close reading of the significance of the corpse in the writing of Wilfred Owen, Virginia Woolf, James Joyce, William Faulkner, and T.S. Eliot
  • Moves with ease through a variety of discourses, including philosophy, anthropology, psychoanalysis, and literary criticism