This editor’s note brings with it the belated January 2023 issue to your mailbox, library shelves, and databases. With it, I write my last note to you as co-editor of this journal. The January 2023 issue is an exciting one. Our gorgeous cover offers a hint of the pleasures of Jack Quin’s article inside. Beyond Quin’s piece on Edward McKnight Kaufer’s work illustrating T. S. Eliot—the second recent cover on modernist illustration—this volume...Read more
This cluster of essays approaches the controversial question of the political intentions, implications, and effects of the literary neo-avant-gardes by scrutinizing the topos of a “politics of form,” which is so often foregrounded in and associated with neo-avant-garde practices. Following the assumption that the reconceptualization of this familiar explanatory figure calls for a greater consideration of contexts, the essays adopt a...
Aug 14, 2023