English literature, Literature, Modernism, Modernist, New series

New book series: Global Literary Modernisms

Peter Lang Oxford is delighted to announce the launch of the new book series:   Global Literary Modernisms   Series Editors: Professor Gregory Castle, Arizona State University Professor Alex Davis, University College Cork Professor Lee Jenkins, University College Cork   The Global Literary Modernisms series provides a platform for literary scholarship on modernism across genres… Continue reading New book series: Global Literary Modernisms

Literature, Modernism, Poetry

ALEXANDRA HARRIS ON WILLIAM COWPER

Alexandra Harris, one of the editors of Modernism on Sea, writes about her hero, William Cowper, in The Guardian: click here to read the article.

Architecture, Modernism

Monumentality and Modernity in Hitler’s Berlin

The contentious relationship between modernism and totalitarianism is a key element in the architectural history of the twentieth century. Post-war historiography refused to admit any overlap between the high modernism of the 1920s and the architecture of National Socialism, as it contradicted the definition of modernism as the essential architectural expression of liberal democracy. However,… Continue reading Monumentality and Modernity in Hitler’s Berlin