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By Sharon Lubkemann Allen

ISBN-10: 0719087708

ISBN-13: 9780719087707

An cutting edge, interdisciplinary, incisive scholarly research remapping and redefining domain names and dynamics of modernism, EccentriCities: Writing within the margins of modernism significantly considers how geo-historically far away and disparate city websites, concentrating Russian and Luso-Brazilian cultural discussion and definition, provide upward thrust to specifically parallel anachronistic and substitute fictional types. whereas relatively reframing those literary traditions via an intensive survey of Russian and Brazilian literature, cartography, city layout and improvement, foregrounding leading edge shut readings of works by means of Gogol, Dostoevsky, Bely, Almeida, Machado de Assis, Lima Barreto, Mário de Andrade, the ebook additionally redefines new constellations (eccentric, concentric, ex-centric) for figuring out geo-cultural and frequent dimensions of modernist and post-modern literature and theory.

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