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Author Katz, Daniel.

Title American modernism's expatriate scene [electronic resource] : the labour of translation / Daniel Katz.

Imprint Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©2007.

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Description 1 online resource (viii, 197 pages).
Series Edinburgh studies in transatlantic literatures
Edinburgh studies in transatlantic literatures.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-192) and index.
Contents Native well being: Henry James and the "cosmopolite" -- The mother's tongue: seduction, authenticity, and interference in The ambassadors -- Ezra Pound's American scenes: Henry James and the labour of translation -- Pound and translation: ideogram and the vulgar tongue -- Gertrude Stein, Wyndham Lewis, and the American language -- Jack Spicer's After Lorca: translation as delocalization -- Homecomings: the poet's prose of Ashbery, Schuyler and Spicer.
Summary Katz investigates American modernism as a space of generalized interference, with the practice and trope of translation emerging as central to writers such as Henry James, Ezra Pound and Jack Spicer, while the text remains in constant dialogue with key works on transnationalism, transatlanticism, and modernism.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve MiAaHDL
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Subject Modernism (Literature) -- United States.
American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Chronological Term Geschichte 1900-2000
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Other Form: Print version: Katz, Daniel. American modernism's expatriate scene. Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©2007 (DLC) 2009379386 (OCoLC)123798174
ISBN 9780748630875 (electronic bk.)
0748630872 (electronic bk.)
9780748625260 (hbk.)
0748625267 (hbk.)