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Modernism's Print Cultures (Paperback) (Faye Hammill & Mark Hussey)
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The realities of print culture in the early 20th century have become a major area of concern in contemporary modernist studies.Modernism's Print Cultures surveys the explosion of scholarship in this field and provides an incisive, well-informed guide for students and scholars alike. Surveying the key critical work, the book explores such topics as:
·Periodical publishing - from 'little magazines' such as The New Age to glossy publications such asVanity Fair·Anglophone print culture across Europe and America and beyond·Material realities of early 20th-century publishing - typography, illustration and book design·The circulation of Modernist literature - writers, publishers and the book trade·Mass market publishing - from Penguin paperbacks to middlebrow book clubs
Including guidance on accessing archival material online and annotated surveys of further reading and new trends in the field, this is an essential guide to an important topic in the study of Modernist literature.