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Modernist women and visual cultures

Virginia Woolf, Vanessa Bell, photography, and cinema

by Maggie Humm

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Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Bell, Vanessa, 1879-1961.,
    • Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941 -- Knowledge -- Art.,
    • Art and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Photography -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Modernism (Literature) -- Great Britain.,
    • Women in the motion picture industry.,
    • Modernism (Art) -- Great Britain.,
    • Photography in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-235) and index.

      StatementMaggie Humm.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6045.O72 Z725 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 244 p. :
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3563222M
      ISBN 100813532655, 0813532663
      LC Control Number2002031724

      'The Cambridge Companion to the American Modernist Novel is a rich, dynamic, and intensely interesting collection of essays that will be of interest to both undergraduate students encountering American modernism for the first time, and seasoned scholars.' Rachele Dini Source: European journal of . Under EUP, Modernist Cultures will appear twice per annum in the first instance: a themed issue in Spring (May), and an open issue in Autumn (October), with the themed issues being subsequently published as a book series. We will also be introducing book reviews and longer review essays. We are planning to move to three issues per annum from


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Cited by: Modernist Women and Visual Cultures makes many of Modernist women and visual cultures book photographs available for the first time. Both the photographs and this fresh analysis will prove fascinating Cited by: Maggie Humm is a Professor of Cultural Studies in the School of Humanities and Social Science at the University of East London.

She is the author of many books including Snapshots of Bloomsbury: The Private Lives of Virginia Woolf and Vanessa Bell (Tate Publishing & Rutgers University Press, ) and Modernist Women and Visual Cultures: Virginia Woolf, Vanessa Bell, Photography and Cinema.

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