Journals Higher Education



Published: 07 January 2018

200 Pages | 1 b+w illustration

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474416238

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Modernism, Fiction and Mathematics

Nina Engelhardt

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh Critical Studies in Modernist Culture

  • Reveals new frames of textual and cultural analysis that help understand the modernist condition from the interdisciplinary perspective of literature and mathematics studies
  • Supports the notion of mathematical modernism through analysis of literary fiction, thereby advancing knowledge of modernism in science with a literary perspective
  • Highlights the role of mathematics in modernist works and postmodernist re-examinations of modernity and modernism
  • Elucidates crucial and not easily accessible aspects of canonical works, which open up new avenues for research