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Writing the City

Urban Visions and Literary Modernism

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Writing the City by Desmond Harding
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Writing the City examines and challenges the traditional transatlantic axis of urban modernism, London-Paris-New York, an axis that has often elided the historical importance of other centers that have shaped metropolitan identities and discourses. According to Desmond Harding, James Joyce's internationalist vision of Dublin generates powerful epistemic and cultural tropes that reconceive the idea of the modern city as a moral phenomenon in transcultural and transhistorical terms. Taking up the works of both Joyce and John Dos Passos, Harding investigates the lasting contributions these author's made to transatlantic intellectual thought in their efforts to envisage the city.
Release date NZ
May 1st, 2003
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Routledge
Pages
236
Dimensions
152x229x18
ISBN-13
9780415942768
Product ID
5771361

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