Journals Higher Education



Published: 12 January 2021

240 Pages


ISBN: 9780198868217

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The Evolutions of Modernist Epic

Václav Paris

  • Develops a new theory of modernist epic for the twenty-first century
  • Surveys evolutionary thought in the early 1900s and establishes the nature of its influence on modernist narrative
  • Challenges current comparative approaches to modernism by attending to the period's overlooked interest in organic nationalism