Journals Higher Education



Published: 26 June 2018

280 Pages | 24 black and white images

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780197266267

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The First World War

Literature, Culture, Modernity

Edited by Santanu Das and Kate McLoughlin

Proceedings of the British Academy

  • Provides a more expanded and global understanding of First World War literature and culture
  • Examines the work of notable literary figures such as Owen, Rosenberg, Jones, H.G. Wells, Thomas Hardy, Virginia Woolf, Rebecca West, Anna Akhmatova, and Rabindranath Tagore
  • Covers a range of literary themes such as ideas of silence, sacrifice, the unfathomable, and the divide between the living and the dead
  • Uses the visual arts, including film, photography, and the fine arts to further explore the cultural history of the First World War