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The Edge of Modernism

American Poetry and the Traumatic Past

by Walter Kalaidjian

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Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry & poets: from c 1900 -,
  • United States,
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in literature,
  • General,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • American English,
  • History and criticism,
  • USA,
  • American - General,
  • Poetry,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General,
  • American poetry,
  • 20th century,
  • History,
  • Literature and history

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7871391M
    ISBN 100801882311
    ISBN 109780801882319

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In The Edge of Modernism, Walter Kalaidjian explores American poetry on genocide, the Holocaust, and total war as well as on postwar social antagonisms, racial oppression, and domestic violence. By asking what it means for traumatic memory to have agency in the American verse tradition, Kalaidjian creates an original historical account of how American poets became witnesses, often Cited by: In The Edge of Modernism, Walter Kalaidjian explores American poetry on genocide, the Holocaust, and total war as well as on postwar social antagonisms, racial oppression, and domestic violence.

By asking what it means for traumatic memory to have agency in the American verse tradition, Kalaidjian creates an original historical account of how American poets became witnesses, often unconsciously.

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