World War I and Southern Modernism

World War I and Southern Modernism

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When the United States entered World War I, parts of the country had developed industries, urban cultures, and democratic political systems, but the South lagged behind, remaining an impoverished, agriculture region. Despite New South boosterism, the culture of the early twentieth-century South was comparatively artistically arid. Yet, southern writers dominated the literary marketplace by the 1920s and 1930s.

World War I brought southerners into contact with modernity… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: University Press of Mississippi (November 27, 2017)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 240 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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