Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 February 2015

240 Pages | 26 b/w

9.21 x 6.14 inches

ISBN: 9780748647293

Bookseller Code (06)

The Vogue for Russia

Modernism and the Unseen in Britain 1900-1930

Caroline Maclean

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Draws on unpublished archive material as well as on periodicals, exhibition catalogues, reviews, diaries, fiction and the visual arts
  • Addresses the omission in modernist studies of the importance of Russian aesthetics and Russian discourses of the occult to British modernism
  • Challenges the dominant Western European and transatlantic focus in modernist studies and provides an original contribution to our understanding of new global modernisms
  • Combines literary studies with aesthetics, modernist history, the history of modern esotericism, film history, periodical studies and science studies

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