By Jean-Michel Rabaté
1922: Literature, tradition, Politics examines key features of tradition and historical past in 1922, a yr made recognized through the e-book of a number of modernist masterpieces, reminiscent of T.S. Eliot's The Waste Land and James Joyce's Ulysses. person chapters written by way of top students provide new contexts for the year's major artworks, philosophy, politics, and literature. 1922 additionally analyzes either the political and highbrow forces that formed the cultural interactions of that privileged second. even supposing this quantity takes post-WWI Europe as its leader concentration, American artists and authors additionally obtain considerate attention. In its multiplicity of perspectives, 1922 demanding situations misconceptions in regards to the "Lost Generation" of cultural pilgrims who flocked to Paris and Berlin within the Nineteen Twenties, hence stressing the broader impression of that momentous 12 months.
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5 By mid-February 1916, he had been conscripted and assigned to the Austrian War Archive, where he rapidly became distressed by the need to create encouraging accounts of military engagements, even when the war was not going well. The worst aspect of work at the archive was that it interrupted his creative writing, which had been pouring forth just before his conscription in “a preliminary storm of work” (letter of November 6, 1914; Altheim 1950b, 62), that included both individual poems and a substantial number of translations from Michelangelo’s sonnets.
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1922: Literature, Culture, Politics by Jean-Michel Rabaté