Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 October 2018

0 Pages

9.21 x 6.14 inches

ISBN: 9780748647330

Bookseller Code (06)

Modernism, Internationalism and the Russian Revolution

David Ayers

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Explores the relationship of Modernism to the Russian Revolution and the formation of the League of Nations which has been little discussed
  • Features major figures such as T. S. Eliot. H. G. Wells and Bertrand Russell as well as the sculptor Claire Sheridan, cousin of Winston Churchill, who made busts of Lenin and Trotsky
  • Highlights the communist translators, Eden and Cedar Paul, whose work combined Marx, Freud and Bergson