Journals Higher Education



Published: 12 March 2012

224 Pages | 3 illustrations

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199796106

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World Views

Metageographies of Modernist Fiction

Jon Hegglund

Modernist Literature and Culture

  • Encompasses a wide range of modernist literature that includes works not only by modernist mainstays like Conrad and Joyce, but also newer novelists outside the traditional fold like Jamaica Kincaid and Amitav Ghosh
  • Interdisciplinary approach will appeal to scholars of critical geography, literary history, and modernist studies
  • Contributes to the growing body of work that looks at modernism in a global context by drawing on works from India, Ireland, England, the Dominican Republic, and Antigua